The LGBT Institute is pleased to host our second annual symposium presented by Delta Air Lines. In collaboration with our research partner, Georgia State University, the symposium will explore the findings of the LGBT Institute Southern Survey and lessons learned.
Members of the Atlanta Opera Studio will be joined by local favorite Tom Key as they perform selections from composer Jake Heggie‘s and librettist Gene Scheer’s Out of Darkness: Two Remain, a moving two-act opera based on true stories of two Holocaust survivors.
Join Charis, The LGBT Institute at the Center for Civil and Human Rights, and The Human Rights Campaign in welcoming activist and author Sarah McBride to Atlanta to share her profoundly beautiful new book, Tomorrow Will Be Different: Love, Loss, and the Fight for Trans Equality.
Join the LGBT community and allies in Bridgewater, NJ for a sweet and satisfying afternoon on Friday, October 27, 2017 from 2-4 pm.
Official Atlanta Pride Kickoff!
Missing Pride? If so Space Coast Pride takes place Sept. 30 in Melbourne’s historic Eau Gallie Art District. The 10th annual Space Coast Pride Parade & Festival will feature live music, vendors, entertainment, food, beverages, pageants, and even a kid's zone.
Online Events: LGBT HealthLink presents webinars on colorectal cancer and tobacco cessation for LGBTQ community
LGBT Healthlink, a program of CenterLink, will present two webinars during September focusing on colorectal cancer and tobacco cessation for the LGBTQ community.
The Embody Progress Conference is an annual conference that is held in an area of the country that is traditionally under resourced with regard to LGBTQ issues, providing access for all individuals regardless of barriers, presenting up-to-date resources and information, relevant in trends and topics, and providing space for all voices to be uplifted in unison.
Tour 2 will focus on the Ansley Mall area and Cheshire Bridge corridor. The Midtown area (especially 10th and Piedmont) and the Cheshire Bridge-La Vista Road areas are some of the first locations locally to welcome openly LGBT businesses and enterprises. As such, they remain part of the fabric of our story here and of our human and civil rights saga.
Tour 1 will focus on the Little Five Points area and lesbian oriented spaces and events, as well as the Midtown area including some of the first openly gay bars like Mrs. P's on Ponce and sites of assaults like the raid on the Eagle bar on Ponce de Leon.
Your favorite and Atlanta's only queer variety show, SWEET TEA: A Queer Variety Show is back with the SFQP edition AND the closeout show toSouthern Fried Queer Pride 2017! | #SFQP! Taking over The Mammal Gallery, come out on Saturday, May 27th for an all-start lineup of talent
The queer and trans alternative Pride festival returns May 23-27
“There’s not another one. There are a few Pride [celebrations] and a few other events like it, but there’s not an event that brings out black gay men in public where they can be affectionate towards one other outside of Pride,” Dennis told Georgia Voice. “Indigenous is the largest one of its kind in the country.”
I AM is a one-night exhibition joining Artists, Activists and people living with HIV to tell the stories of Atlanta residents living with HIV. The goal of the exhibition is to illustrate the importance of those living with HIV and highlighting those views in our conversation and work revolving around HIV/AIDS. The one-night experience will include a moderated panel discussion about using art as activism, personal stories of living with HIV, and art as a tool to show the lives and perspective of people living with HIV.
In our current political moment, there has been considerable discussion and concern around voter suppression and structural efforts to make it more difficult for marginalized communities to vote.
We are proud to announce that registration for our first LGBT Institute Symposium is now live! The Symposium will take place the weekend of November 18-20 at Georgia State University in Atlanta. Don't miss this incredible opportunity at a pivotal time in our movement!
Join us on Friday, November 18 at the Center for Civil and Human Rights, for an of insightful afternoon as we bring together corporate peers and experts from the field who can provide strategic direction to support your diverse customers and employees.
The Summer Teach-In is a chance for youth to learn on how to plan, strategize, and ignite an activist movement on campus