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PrideFest Milwaukee

Type: Festival This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Wisconsin’s largest and longest-running LGBTQ pride celebration returns to Milwaukee’s beautiful lakefront festival park June 8, 9, 10, 2018. Join your friends, family and allies at Milwaukee Pride and…

Cream City’s State of the Foundation Reception

Type: This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community SAVE THE DATE 2018 STATE OF THE FOUNDATION RECEPTION WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7, 2018 — 5:30 – 7:00 PM MARQUETTE UNIVERSITY — ALUMNI MEMORIAL UNION Please join Cream City Foundation President…

Wisconsin LGBTQ Summit

Type: * Informational * Networking * Workshop This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * Maybe of interest to the LGBTQ community Save the date! We’re planning for the 2018 Wisconsin LGBTQ Summit, and we will have more information in December! The 2018 Summit will be focused…

Milwaukee Women’s March

Type: * Activism * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community 10 – 11:00am Rally at Milwaukee County Courthouse (901 N 9th Street) 11 – 12:00pm March to Wisconsin Center (400 W Wisconsin Ave) 12 – 3:00pm Afternoon of action, fundraising,…

Cream City Foundation Awards Grant to Fund Trans Cultural Competency Training for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Professionals

Milwaukee – Cream City Foundation announced today a grant awarded to support assessment, training, technical assistance and consultation efforts between FORGE and Milwaukee County Community Access to Recovery Services (CARS).  The program specifically supports a year-long, thorough assessment and training effort that will enable and empower CARS providers to feel…

ARCW’s Jolly Holly Folly

Type: * Performance * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Close out the holidays at an event that makes sure everyone gets their piece of the pie. The 22nd Annual Jolly Holly Folly Sunday, January 7, 2018 Marcus Center for…

FORGE Milwaukee meeting

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Beginning in February 2017, the monthly topic meetings will shift to 2:00 p.m. on the 3rd Saturday of the month, still at the Milwaukee LGBT Community…

GSAFE’s Fall Youth Unity Summit

Type: * Informational * Networking * Workshop This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Register today for our Youth Unity Summit on Friday, December 8th, 2017 at UW Milwaukee! GSAFE hosts two day-long conferences every school year, one…

World AIDS Day Community Interfaith Service

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Join community organizations from across different faiths, denominations and cultures as we come together as one for the 2017 World AIDS Day Commemoration. Free HIV testing…

Intersex Stories: Not Surgeries w/ Pidgeon Pagonis

Type: Lecture This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * may be of interest to the LGBTQ community The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Student Association at UWM; UWM LGBT Resource Center; UWM Inclusive Excellence Center; LGBT Studies and other campus partners, invite UWM students, scholars, and community activists…

FORGE Milwaukee meeting

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Beginning in February 2017, the monthly topic meetings will shift to 2:00 p.m. on the 3rd Saturday of the month, still at the Milwaukee LGBT Community…

Workshops announced for GSAFE’s Fall Youth Unity Summit

Register today for our Youth Unity Summit on Friday, December 8th, 2017 at UW Milwaukee! GSAFE hosts two day-long conferences every school year, one in the spring and one in the fall.  These conferences are open to middle school and high school students, as well as to GSA advisors and other…

Courage MKE Homecoming Gala

Type: * Fundraiser * Performance * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Courage MKE, a local nonprofit charged with raising awareness and funds for homeless LGBTQ+ youth here in Wisconsin, extends a warm invitation to its…

Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival

Type: * Festival * Film This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The 32nd Annual Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival will be illuminating local screens this November 2-12, once again unveiling local premieres of the finest in LGBT+ Cinema. Opening Night Oriental Theatre,…

FORGE Milwaukee meeting

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Beginning in February 2017, the monthly topic meetings will shift to 2:00 p.m. on the 3rd Saturday of the month, still at the Milwaukee LGBT Community…

Reflections on moving forward

By: Kathy Flores, Statewide LGBTQ Anti-Violence Manager (FB link here: facebook.com/notes/room-to-be-safe/reflections-on-moving-forward/533420073665350/) On March 27, 2017, Andrew (Drew) Nesbitt was murdered in his home after a night out celebrating his birthday. During the weeks of October 2 and 9, a trial was held to bring a case against Darrick Anderson, the…

Milwaukee Pride invests in local LGBTQ community

Milwaukee, WI –  Following a record-breaking PrideFest Milwaukee 2017, the Milwaukee Pride Board of Directors announces the disbursement of over $16,000 in financial donations, scholarships and gifts to local causes, including: $10,218 to GSAFE, through the PrideFest Plus One 2017 campaign $3,000 to Ashley Smith, recipient of the 2017 Rising Star Scholarship $2,500 to the 2017…

FORGE Milwaukee meeting

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Beginning in February 2017, the monthly topic meetings will shift to 2:00 p.m. on the 3rd Saturday of the month, still at the Milwaukee LGBT Community…

FORGE Milwaukee meeting

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Beginning in February 2017, the monthly topic meetings will shift to 2:00 p.m. on the 3rd Saturday of the month, still at the Milwaukee LGBT Community…

Out in the Kitchen

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Our first two years were a HUGE success and we know our third annual “Out in the Kitchen” food tasting event will top them all! Join…