Honoring Those We Lost

In the newest blog article, "Remembering Denis" OUTSpoken Editor, Jeffrey Guard pays a moving tribute to his friend lost on September 11, 2001.

Read about the special connection they shared with John F. Kennedy Jr. and Carolyn Bessette. 

VIVA Hispanic Queer Culture!

Join The LOFT's Queer Community Book Club in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month by reading "Queer Brown Voices: Personal Narratives of Latina/o LGBT Activism" by Uriel Quesada, Letitia Gomez and Salvador Vidal-Ortiz.

Book discussion begins September 18-Saturday.


Join Us at the New Rochelle Street Fair!

The New Rochelle Street Fair has become a signature event attracting over 3,000 visitors each year. Local residents and regional visitors gather together to enjoy the eventful day full of entertainment, crafts, food and much more!

Come down and join the fun on Sunday-September 19th where The LOFT will have a table.  Pick up some literature, buy some Pride gear, or just say, "Hi!"


T-Time on Fridays!

T-Time: an intentional conversation for Transgender, Gender Non-Conforming and Non-Binary People of Color ages 18+.  Those who are questioning their gender identity are also welcome to attend. The group meets on the 1st and 3rd Friday evenings of each month from 7-8pm ET.  T-Time launched in June 2021 and is part of The LOFT's Peer Support Services. It is an open topic discussion-based group facilitated by staff of the center's PROUDWST Me program.


Free HIV/STI Testing at The LOFT

Now that the seasons are changing, it's a perfect time to get tested. The LOFT has free in-person HIV and STI testing in collaboration with Hudson Valley Community Services (HVCS), September 21-Tuesday, 5:00 pm-8:00 pm.

  Testing is fast, free, and discreet. An appointment is required.


New Lunch & Learn - How to Use Social Media

Come and join a new In-Person Lunch and Learn! In this Silver Connections workshop, you will learn how to use your smartphone's video and camera features, and how to launch social media applications and post with those photos and videos.

Jeffrey Guard, The LOFT's media specialist, will guide you through a step-by-step process and answer any questions you may have. 


TransMission is Back!

Applications for the next round of Transmission scholarships will open on September 1, 2021-Wednesday. 
To learn more visit the link below!


Become a Sponsor!

Become a supporter of The LOFT as a Sponsor!  Sponsoring your business with The LOFT is a powerful way to build a long-lasting and meaningful relationship with the LGBTQ+ Community. 

Sponsorship opportunities are still available!


The LOFT Wants You!

Now that The LOFT is open again, we would love for you to consider becoming an in-person volunteer. 
It's a wonderful way to build friendships, community and have tons of fun in the process!



You Are Not Alone

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and sadly the LGBTQ+ Community is not immune from this and other forms of Intimate Partner Violence (IPV).
The LOFT's Rebuilding Rainbows program can help.