In a recent article in the Bend Bulletin about gun ownership in the LGBTQ community, a Human Dignity Coalition board member was quoted sharing her personal perspective on a sensitive issue. Her comments were not intended to reflect an organizational position on the gun ownership, however, the context of her comments created some confusion. Human … Continue reading Clarifying HDC’s position on gun ownership
What is your name and age? Stephanie Marielle Lawless - 29 How do you identify? Female in most regards but more specifically as a Non-binary Transgender Woman. What is your occupation? Retail Accounts Management. I also volunteer in my spare time as the Transgender Support Facilitator for the Human Dignity Coalition. When did you come out … Continue reading Central Oregon OUTlook: Stephanie Marielle Lawless
Note: This interview is part of a new project called Central Oregon OUTlook, in which we feature members of the Central Oregon LGBTQ community. If you are interested in participating, send us an email! What is your name and age? Rob Mikael Landis, 31. How do you identify? Male (although I would be classified as … Continue reading Central Oregon OUTlook: Rob Landis
Bend radio station KPOV (88.9 FM) wants to start an LGBTQ youth radio program and is looking for 2-6 youth who are interested in taking a DJ class and committing some time to contribute to the program. The first DJ class will be held Saturday, Sept. 27 at Central Oregon Community College. The class has a … Continue reading KPOV Seeking Participants for LGBTQ Youth Radio Program
Queer Heroes NW is an annual project of Q Center and the Gay and Lesbian Archives of the Pacific NW (GLAPN) that recognizes local people who have made a significant difference in the LGBTQ community in the Pacific NW. The heroes are selected by a committee from community nominations. Each day in June (Pride month), one … Continue reading Queer Heroes NW: Faces for Change
Central Oregon Pride is just around the corner and the Human Dignity Coalition is looking for volunteers. Stop by one of our planning meetings or send us an email to find out how to get involved in making the 10th Annual Central Oregon Pride the best yet. The 2014 Central Oregon Pride Committee meets Mondays … Continue reading Volunteer for Central Oregon Pride
The Human Dignity Coalition hosts the popular Central Oregon Pride Festival. This year's pride will take place Jun 20, 2015 at Bend's Drake Park. Learn more about the Central Oregon Pride here.