Unity Table Postponed

UNITY Table Event Postponed, due to weather.
Please note that Saturday, March 12-Unity Table's event has been postponed due to weather. A future date will be announced in the coming weeks. Sorry for any inconvenience.


LGBTQ+ Tobacco Study- Compensation

Individuals 18 years or older who use tobacco products are invited to participate in a research study that requires multiple online tasks. The purpose of this research study is to learn more about tobacco use behaviors among LGBTQIA+ individuals as they relate to a hypothetical tobacco regulatory policy.
Compensation will be provided.
To learn more about this study and screen for eligibility, please visit:

UNITY TABLE Art Workshop

Please join us on March 12th at 11:30 AM at The LOFT

Family Services of Westchester and Open Door Family Medical Centers are partnering with ArtsWestchester to create a Healing through the Arts project, a creative and unique mental health arts-engagement program to aid in the mental well-being of our community in response to COVID. Individuals of all ages will engage in creative tile-making which will be woven together in a community mural as its final outcome.


Women's Leadership Panel March 25-Friday

Save The Date: March 25, 2022, FRIDAY | 7:00-8:30 PM EST | Virtual, Free, All are welcome

Join The LOFT in celebration of Women's Herstory Month with a new event, "Woman to Woman" a leadership panel discussing topics on growth, equity, and empowerment.


OUTSpoken: "Our Understanding" by Anni Reffsin

Read the latest edition of OUTSpoken, "Our Understanding" a personal essay by LOFT Peer Group Facilitator and contributing writer, Anni Reffsin as she chronicles moments in time between herself and the woman she lovingly knew as "Aunt" Eadie.



Call For LGBTQ+ Art Jurors


Call for Artist Jurors: The LOFT is co-sponsoring an LGBTQ+ Art Show in June and looking for jurors.  Jurors must have a minimum of 4 years of some kind of professional experience in the art world (i.e. exhibitions, teaching, residencies, etc) and identify as LGBTQ+. (The art does not need to have an LGBTQ+ theme).  The time requirement is about 5 hours and virtual.  Each juror selected will receive an honorarium payment. For more information or to apply please send resume to [email protected], subject line: LGBTQ+ Art Show.


Enjoy A Classic With Us!

Have you ever wanted to read and learn more about LGBTQ+ history, culture and theory?  Join The Queer Community Book Club, read the book selections and join the weekly Saturday discussion!

Their next book to discuss will be "Stone Butch Bluesa novel by Leslie Feinberg.


Take a beat...take a breath


CALM/ Queer Zen presents guest facilitator Brian Gorman. Join Brian and the group as he guides folx with meditation techniques designed to help improve one's holistic well-being.

March 3, 2022 | 5:30-6:30 PM ET | Virtual Event-FREE


In-Person Meetings On-Campus Activities Resume!

It looks like things are moving in the right direction with COVID.  The LOFT is resuming in-person, on-campus meetings again and dropping the mask-wearing mandate!

Read more about it and a few more happy updates in the latest letter by Executive Director, Judy Troilo.  



TransMission Applications Close Feb 28

TransMission scholarships can be used for a WIDE variety of costs that are associated with your transition journey--and you know better than anyone that even those "little" things can add up.  

TransMission is open to all TGNCNB folx 18 and up and who reside in the United States or US territories.  Folx in the Hudson Valley Region are strongly encouraged to apply.  

The application deadline is Monday-February 28, 2022.