The LOFT hosts several special events throughout the year. Stay posted to learn more about upcoming events and get involved!

  • Sunday, November 19, 2017 at 05:30 PM

    Transgender Day of Remembrance

    Join us to celebrate and mourn the lives of our transgender family members lost to anti-transgender violence and hate in the past year.


    When: November 19, 2017
    5:30PM - 6:30PM TDOR Ceremony in Chruch MUMC Chapel
    6:30PM -8:30PM Community Dinner

    Where: 252 Bryant Avenue, White Plains, NY 10605

    Founded in 1998 by advocate Gwendolyn Ann Smith, TDOR began to commemorate members of the transgender community who were lost this past year to transphobic acts of violence. Ann Smith has said, "With so many seeking to erase transgender people - sometimes in the most brutal ways possible - it is vitally important that those we lose are remembered, and that er continue to fight for justice. 

    Click here to learn more about Transgender Day of Rememberance

    RSVP to or call (914) 948-2932 ext.14 So we are able to include enough for dinner as well as bring to attention of any dietary or allergy restrictions. 

  • Saturday, December 02, 2017 at 10:00 AM

    Fair Trade Festival & Craft Sale

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    Come by the annual Fair Trade Festival and Craft Sale for 30+ International & local fair trade arts and crafts vendors, lunch & homemade baked goods for sale, free parking or Bee-Line bus route #5 and #60, live music, and more


    When: Saturday, December 2nd from 10:00am to 4:00pm

    Where: Memorial United Methodist Church Sanctuary 
    250 Bryant Ave. White Plains NY 10605

    Fair Trade seeks greater equity in international trade. It contributes to sustainable development by offering better trading conditions and securing the rights of marginalized producers and workers both locally and globally.

    The Fair Trade Festival & Craft Sale will include:

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    • 30+ International & local fair trade arts and crafts vendors 

    • Lunch & Homemade baked goods for sale

    • Free parking or Bee-Line bus route #5 and #60

    • Live Music

    Suggested admission of $2 to $5

    Organized By Memorial UMC, The LOFT: LGBT Center, Westchester MLK Jr. Institute for Nonviolence WESPAC