San Francisco LGBT Community Center

San Francisco LGBT Community Center

LGBT and Allied Amsterdam Delegation Visits San Francisco

Transgender top model Valentijn de Hingh adorned in the Amsterdam Rainbow Dress. The art piece is a 52-feet wide dress made of Amsterdam’s city flag as the bodice with flags from 75 countries where homosexuality is criminalized, including 12 countries where homosexual is punishable by the death penalty flowing out in its skirt. Photo: Pieter Henket Studio – Amsterdam Rainbow Dress
National
About 14 delegates from Amsterdam's local government, its tech and business community, and LGBT and HIV/AIDS organizations will visit San Francisco on a humanitarian mission May 21-25, 2017. ...
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Gayest City In America Still Not Easy for LGBTQ Youth

Top News Local
Less than one of 10 youths is LGBTQ, says the Sexuality Information and Education Council of the U.S. But that demographic quadruples if you are homeless. ...
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Gay Households: Seattle Ranks No. 2 in Nation

Local
Seattle has passed San Francisco in the number of households headed by same-sex couples and is now ranked second, just behind Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Interestingly, Ft. Lauderdale is the only city in a state on the list that gay marriage isn't even legal yet. ...
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Straight Ally: 49ers Former Quarterback Steve Young

Entertainment
Young, a Mormon that played football at Brigham Young University, gained attention in 2008 when his wife put a sign against Prop 8 up in their yard. ...
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From the Sidelines to the Front Lines: Nostalgia

Editorial
Last month I turned 31. Between you and me, I waited all day for my mother's familiar yet infrequently witnessed number to flash across my cell phone screen. ...
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From the Sidelines to the Front Lines: Stand Your Ground

Top News Columns
In America in 2013, you can still get fired for identifying as lesbian, gay and bisexual in 29 states and for identifying as transgender in 34 states. ...
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Over 25 Percent of Homeless San Franciscans Are LGBT

Top News National
In 2006 it was estimated that as a whole, San Francisco’s LGBT population was at 15.4 percent, the largest of any U.S. city. ...
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Into the Frontlines: Make A Choice

Columns
I had just made a horrible, life ending mistake and that I was no longer his daughter; just a shameless, unidentifiable girl, struggling to become a woman. ...
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From the Sidelines to the Front Lines

Top News Columns
Seven people, including myself, participated in a direct action sit-in at then Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi's Washington D.C. office. ...
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San Francisco LGBT Center Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary with Soiree

San Francisco LGBT Center Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary with Soiree
With all of the marriage news swirling around the United States in the past few weeks, let’s get right back to the heart of the matter: San Francisco, ...
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