Everyday PFLAG San Diego County offers Support, Education, and Advocacy to LGBTQ persons, their families, friends, and our straight allies.
LAUNCHING LEADERSA SUCCESS
What a wonderful and glorious Scholarship Awards Luncheon was enjoyed on May 15. We were fortunate to be able to present eight scholarships this year. Teaming up with San Diego Human Dignity Foundation was a very wise move. They did a fabulous job of gathering sponsors, securing a venue, and advertising so that our first-ever luncheon program would be a success for our inaugural partnership. They/we raised $5500 for PFLAG San Diego County to provide more scholarships in the future.
Keynote speaker, Dr. Vinnie Pompei, Director of the Youth Well-Being Project at the Human Rights Campaign Foundation and chair of Time to THRIVE, did an excellent job of engaging the audience and even drafted PFLAG members JoyLynn Murray and Mark Thompson to assist.
For a list of the recipients, please see the June newsletter.
Although Pride Weekend isn’t until July 17-19, we wanted to give you the scoop early because it may be a close call getting the newsletter to you early enough in July. The official kickoff for Pride’s 41st year of celebrating LGBT Pride Weekend will begin on Friday, July 17, with the Spirit of Stonewall Awards […]
After a long absence, we are very happy to announce that the North County Inland Support Group is up and running. The first meeting is Thursday, May 21 from 7:00 pm-9:00 pm. The meeting will take place at Windermere Homes & Estates, 16783 Bernardo Center Drive, San Diego 92128. A big thank you to Kathie Moehlig who […]