LGBTIA+ Community Open Mic Night

In celebration of Pride Month, the Center for Creativity will host an LGBTQIA+ community open mic night. The C4C invites writers of all ages and experience levels to share their poetry and prose. Beginning writers are welcome! Performance slots are 5-7 minutes each, but you don't have to read that much: share just a haiku or two if you like. The program starts at 7:30 p.m. on Zoom and is held in conjunction with the In Our Own Write program, a creative writing initiative for LGBTQIA+ elders ages 50+. This event is deliberately intergenerational and open to everyone who identifies…

OUTrageous Bingo

Rodef Shalom 4905 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA

OUTrageous Bingo This ain't your grandma's bingo. OUTrageous Bingo is a joint fundraising venture benefiting Shepherd Wellness Community and PGH Equality Center. The goal of this event is to further the missions of the two organizations while helping to cultivate a positive, warm, and welcoming environment for all attendees. This event boasts a 500-seat capacity that regularly sells out! Rodef Shalom Congregation of Oakland serves as our gracious host site. December 2022 marks our 25th anniversary of having jointly hosted OUTrageous Bingo, a remarkable milestone, and testament to the incredible work we are doing for the Western Pennsylvania LGBTQIA+ community and those impacted…

$25

Rise Up!: A National Conference for Queer & Trans Youth Organizers

Planned in collaboration with: SMYAL, Freedom Oklahoma, Identity Inc, and the Pittsburgh Equality Center What: A FREE, ONLINE conference Who: Queer and trans/enby youth (and allies) between the ages of 13 - 24 years old When: July 26th – July 29th, 2022, 1-8pm EST daily Where: The conference is hosted on Zoom and Discord. You must register to get the links. --Ever wanted to learn more about what it means to be a youth organizer? --Are you already engaging in organizing and activist work in your community, and want to find community with other youth organizers? --Are you interested in…