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Cream City Foundation Summer Social

Type: * Fundraiser * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Summer Social is the Foundation’s annual summer celebration of the community and our allies. The Social started as a small garden party has…

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…

PrideFest Plus One campaign honors Diverse & Resilient

Milwaukee, WI –  Milwaukee Pride, Inc. has announced Diverse & Resilient as the 2018 beneficiary of the PrideFest Plus One campaign. Founded in 1995, Diverse & Resilient strives to address and overcome the health disparities experienced by Wisconsin’s LGBTQ people.  The organization offers a wide variety of support, advocacy and capability-building programs…

Cream City Foundation now accepting applicants for LGBTQ+ scholarship

LGBTQ+ Scholarship Program is now accepting applications.  In 2018, Cream City Foundation will award scholarships to applicants who have demonstrated leadership in the LGBTQ+ community. The Cream City Foundation LGBTQ+ Scholarship Program was founded in 2015 to support lesbian, gay, bisexual transgender, queer+ and allied student leaders in Southeastern Wisconsin. Scholarships…

PrideFest Milwaukee 2018 Headliners Announced

PrideFest Milwaukee welcomes the B-52s, Jussie Smollett, and Daya to the Miller Lite Main stage this June 8,9, and 10 on the Summerfest Grounds. This year, marks the third decade of Pride celebrations in Milwaukee, and organizers are thrilled for what is shaping up to be another record breaking year….

3rd Annual Mr. & Miss Courage MKE contest

Type: * Performance * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Courage MKE is proud to announce our 3rd Annual Mr. & Miss Courage MKE honoring Nova D’Vine and Montell Infiniti Ross and hosted by Dita Von!…

The Hidden History of LGBT Milwaukee

Type: * Informational * Lecture * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Hidden History of LGBT Milwaukee! Led by Michail Takach Sunday, March 11th at 7pm 21+ / Free event (books for sale) Sex Ed for Adults is kickin’…

First ever group home for homeless LGBTQ youth opening in Milwaukee

A new group home and safe drop-in spot for homeless LGBTQ youth will open soon in Milwaukee, after the purchase of two homes in the Walker’s Point neighborhood by Courage MKE. The group was founded in 2015 by local couple, Brad and Nick Schlaikowski, after hearing so many stories of homeless…

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…

UWM Annual Drag Show

Type: * Fundraiser * Performance * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The 19th edition of one of UWM’s biggest events will take place on Saturday, February 24th. You won’t want to miss it! This event…

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 Gay Volleyball Association’s Upcoming Spring Season Begins March 4

Milwaukee Gay Volleyball Association’s (MGVA) upcoming Spring Season will be a 12-week session that begins Sunday, March 4. Registration will open Feb. 1 and will remain accessible until midnight on Friday, Feb. 23. Registration is first-come, first-served, so interested participants should register promptly before the court space fills up! The Spring Season…

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…