Needs Assessment Results Are In!

Stand Up and Be Counted
LGBTQ+ Service Use and Needs in Westchester County: A Report from the Westchester County LGBTQ+ Survey, 2018

The LOFT: LGBT Community Center partnered with the Westchester Community Foundation, WJCS Center Lane, the LGBTQ Legal Project at Legal Services of the Hudson Valley, and Yonkers City Council Majority Leader Michael Sabatino to conduct a needs assessment of the Westchester LGBTQ community.

The results of this first-ever survey can be found here.





Giving Tuesday (#GivingTuesday) happens every year on the Tuesday following the Thanksgiving holiday, where the community is encouraged to give to charitable causes to kick off their holiday season!

Click here to make a charitable donation to The LOFT!

Thank you!


The LOFT Holiday Brunch

Tickets are on sale now for The LOFT's Annual Holiday Brunch on Saturday, December 8th from 12:00pm-3:00pm at Vintage Lounge & Restaurant | 171 Main Street, White Plains, NY 10601.


The LOFT's Holiday Brunch occurs annually and is a time for LOFT community members to get together and celebrate each other's company during the holiday season.

Hurry- tickets are limited!

LOFT Members: $40.00

Non-LOFT Members: $50.00

Special Price Tickets: For children 18 years old and younger, tickets are $20

Click here to purchase your tickets!

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Westchester Senior Hall of Fame 2018

Westchester Senior Hall of Fame 2018 at the Westchester Marriott, Tarrytown

Friday, December 7th from 11:30am-3pm


                                          Al Raymond                              Joann Prinzivalli, Esq.

Join us at the 2018 Senior Hall of Fame as we celebrate Al Raymond and Joann Prinzivalli for their dedication to The LOFT and the greater LGBT community. Al and Joann will be inducted along with 70 other worthy senior volunteers!

Joann Prinzivalli will be receiving Top Honors. This is the first time ever that an openly trans person has received this honor. Joann will make a speech at this event of over 750 attendees.

Tickets are $65. Purchase online at:
After purchasing, call or email Shepard to save your seat at The LOFT’s table:
(914) 948-2932 x13


LOFT Families Holiday Event!

LOFT Families is gathering to celebrate the holidays!

Come and mingle with other LGBT families while drinking hot chocolate and eating sweets!

RSVP to Ryan at | 914-948-2932 ex 14 by November 30th.

LOFT Families is a networking group for LGBT parents and their children. The group meetings consist of open houses, trips and play dates at the center.


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Partners in Pride

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This Week at The LOFT

Monday, December 10th

Office Hours 10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop 10:00am-2:00pm

The Artists LOFT 7:00pm-9:00pm

Tuesday, December 11th

Office Hours 10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop 10:00am-2:00pm

Tech Tutoring by appointment only

Tuesday Morning Gaymes 11:00am-1:00pm

Al-Anon ACC 6:30pm-7:30pm

Center Lane LGBTQ Youth Drop-In 6:30pm-8:30pm

Bisexual Peer Support Group   7:30pm-9:00pm

Wednesday, December 12th

Office Hours

Thrift Shop 10:00am-2:00pm

Pride Chorus 6:30pm-7:30pm

Spirituality Support & Discussion 11:00am-12:30pm

Center Lane TransParentcy  6:30pm-8:30pm

LOFT Board Meeting  7:30pm-9:00pm

CANCELLED Writers Workshop featuring: Roundtable Workshop 7:30pm-9:00pm

Thursday, December 13th

Office Hours 10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop 10:00am-2:00pm

Sexual Compulsives Anonymous (SCA) 7:00pm-8:15pm

CANCELED (holiday break!):
55+ Peer Support Group 7:30pm-9:00pm

Friday, December 14th

Office Hours 10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop 10:00am-2:00pm

Lesbian Social Network 7:30pm-9:00pm

Saturday, December 15th

Office Hours 10:00am-6:00pm
subject to staff availability

Thrift Shop 10:00am-4:00pm

AA Meeting 6:00pm-7:00pm

Gaymes Night 7:00pm

Sunday, December 16th

The LOFT office is closed.

The Rainbow Clubhouse1:30pm-2:30pm
New families arrive by 1:00pm

Transgender Peer Support Group 4:00pm-5:30pm


Various site photos © The LOFT LGBT Center and © Katharine Andriotis


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