Are you LGBTQ, live in Westchester, and are age 16 and older?
If so, participate in our 15-minute survey about your experiences and needs! The LOFT: LGBT Community Center is partnering with WJCS Center Lane, the LGBTQ Legal Project at Legal Services of the Hudson Valley and the Westchester Community Foundation to collect data to improve lives of LGBTQ+ people in Westchester County.
CLICK HERE FOR THE ENGLISH VERSION.
¿Es LGBTQ? ¿Vive en el condado de Westchester y tiene 16 años o mas?
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Join us in thanking and celebrating our amazing volunteers as we welcome in Spring!
When: Saturday, March 24th, 2018 from 6:00-9:00pm (Doors Open at 5:30pm)
Where: The Sanctuary Above The LOFT, 250/252 Bryant Avenue (Upstairs from The LOFT), White Plains, NY, 10605Read more
Help support a proposed ban on conversion therapy in New York! Write to your New York legislators here to show your support for this ban.
Over 20,000 LGBTQ youth are at risk of experiencing this trauma. Help make sure this doesn't happen!Read more
Pride in Politics will be having an author reading, panel discussion, and book signing of The People's Victory: Stories from the Front Lines in the Fight for Marriage Equality.
When: March 28, 7:00pm
Where: The LOFT: LGBT Community CenterRead more
When: March 17th, 2018 from 10:00am-12:00pm
Where: At The LOFT: LGBT Community Center
There will be crafts, book reading, and light refreshments.
$5-10 suggested donation – more if you can, less if you can’t.
Marriage Equality Pioneer, Activist and Icon, Edie Windsor leaves $50,000 gift to The LOFT.
Although The LOFT's dear friend, Edie Windsor passed away on September 12, 2017, her legacy lives on.
Have you ever thought about writing creatively, but don’t know where or how to start? Do you have a novel, short story, poem, or play inside of you that’s begging to be set free? Have you done creative writing in the past, but stepped away for a bit and are looking for a way to get back into the craft? Do you want to try something new surrounded by a great support team?
Then The LOFT Writers Workshop wants you!
March 14th from 7:30pm-9:00pm
April 4th from 7:30pm-9:00pm
April 25th from 7:30pm-9:00pm
May 16th from 7:30pm-9:00pm
Wednesday, March 21, 2018: 11:00am-1:00pm
At The LOFT LGBT Community Center, 252 Bryant Avenue, White Plains, NY 10605
A two-hour workshop for LGBT people with intellectual/developmental disabilities, during which attendees will be invited to hear about and discuss options for the formation of an LGBTQ Advocacy Coalition in New York State. Models, such as Forbidden Fruits, Eastern Long Island GSA and FREE To BE, will be discussed.
RSVP: Contact Claire Miller at (516) 870-1645 or CMiller02@FamilyRes.org
If accommodations are needed (for example, sign language interpreters) please let us know in advance. Are you interested in hosting a meeting or becoming a volunteer? For more information, contact Claire Miller at 516-870-1645 or CMiller02@FamilyRes.org
Pizza and Beverages will be served - Bring lunch if dietary restrictions apply.Read more
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