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What’s Happening at Food for Thought

This summer we’ve been lucky to host a new crop of enthusiastic volunteers to help with our organic garden in Forestville. “We love having new volunteers, such as the great crew from Medtronic who joined us recently,” said Sorrel Allen, Food For Thought’s Garden Manager. “It’s a joy to see fresh faces tend to the(…)

Santa Rosa GayDar at Broadway Under the Stars

We invite you to join Santa Rosa Gaydar at Broadway Under the Stars this summer for Transcendence’s production of “Those Dancin’ Feet” on Friday, August 23rd.You’re invited to a night of friends, wine, picnicking, vineyards, memories, breathtaking beauty and amazing talent you’ll never forget at Broadway Under the Stars in Sonoma Valley.The event begins with(…)

Third Annual ‘Cowgirl Up’ Benefit Happens August 3

Team Face to Face and I – Grace Villafuerte – are hosting a fundraiser in honor of my late partner, Lynn Campanario! August 3rd – Saturday 1-5ish pm 2707 Claremont Drive Santa Rosa LIVE MUSIC ~ SILENT AUCTION ~ RAFFLE ~ FOOD ~ BACKYARD SHENANIGANS AND GAMES ~ A PET CHICKEN 🙂 Sliding Scale Donation: $10(…)

What’s Happening at Marin’s LGBTQ Spahr Center

Register Your Support for State Legislation to Train Teachers on LGBTQ IssuesThe cornerstone of The Spahr Center’s work on LGBTQ Youth issues is a focus on building a safe and supportive environment in schools. We believe that, if teachers, administrators and support staff receive effective training about how to work well with LGBTQ students, we can(…)

Food For Thought Antique Store in Sebastopol to Close Sept. 14

Food For Thought, a nonprofit providing healing food and nutrition services to Sonoma County residents living with serious illnesses, announces it will close its retail store Food For Thought Antiques, Gifts, and Garden on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019. The store is no longer accepting donations. Located in the heart of Sonoma County’s Antique Row in(…)

LGBTQI & Friends Presents 1960s SuMmEr BeAcH pArTy

When: Saturday, July 13; 6:30-10 p.m.Where: 167 N High Street, Sebastopol Senior CenterWhat: LGBQTI & Friends Dance PartyCome be dazzled and energized by outstanding dance music, bling, with wild & beautiful summer beach decorations in every room. Fortune Tellers, Card Readers and Palm Readers are available to delight you. Beer and Wine for sale $5.(…)

Would You Make a Great Foster Parent?

Every day, 50-75 Sonoma County children and teens need a safe place to live in our community. There’s an URGENT NEED for foster parents and adoptive families to open their homes to local foster children and give them a place they can feel safe, wanted and loved. You can: ·       Provide a temporary home as an emergency foster parent or(…)

New Sonoma County Group Seems Help Assisting LGBTQ Arrivals from the Border

The Queer Asylum Accompaniment team is looking for volunteers to assist new arrivals from the border. We are in the process of receiving two people soon! Volunteering would look like: bus training, social/entertainment assists (do stuff), drivers, media/fundraising, court accompaniment, shopping and tour guides. All are welcome, Spanish Speakers make a big difference. Maybe an(…)