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Sobriety on the Sand 2020 to be held virtually

Sobriety on the Sand 2020 to be held virtually

Sobriety on the Sand (SOS) is an annual event held in San Diego that provides a space for members of the recovery community to come together for support, resources, and fun. Due to COVID-19 restrictions on group gatherings, this year's event will be held virtually on Oct. 10-11, with the theme "There is a Solution."

In loving memory of Christopher D. Sheehan

In loving memory of Christopher D. Sheehan

Christopher D. Sheehan, 36, of San Diego, CA and formerly of Millville, MA, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020.

Brave Space at The Center provides a (virtual) space for LGBTQ+ Black community to connect

Brave Space at The Center provides a (virtual) space for LGBTQ+ Black community to connect

Brave Space is a recent addition to the San Diego LGBT Community Center's peer-led discussion groups, and is open to LGBTQ+ members of the Black and African diaspora community.

The group provides a space for community members to come together to bond, share, and connect in community while discussing topics like anti-Black racism, expressing pain, and creating support and healing.

Regular patrons of Flicks raise collection to pay for the bar's NFL Ticket subscription

Regular patrons of Flicks raise collection to pay for the bar's NFL Ticket subscription
A group of regular patrons of Flicks bar in Hillcrest have come together to provide a little support for the popular gathering spot during the COVID-19 pandemic. The group of nearly 50 customers took up a collection and raised $1,580 that was given to Flicks owner Jeff Jackson to assist with payment for the bar's 2020-21 NFL Ticket subscription service.
 

GLAAD's Rising Stars 20 Under 20 list

GLAAD's Rising Stars 20 Under 20 list

This year, GLAAD introduced the Rising Stars 20 Under 20 list to honor young LGBTQ people who are accelerating acceptance of LGBTQ people while shaping the future of news, entertainment, social, and all forms of media.

Diversionary Theatre to host discussion on intersectionality and justice

Diversionary Theatre to host discussion on intersectionality and justice

We believe that Black Lives Matter. Period. However, this simple acknowledgement is the bar minimum. Diversionary, the nation's third oldest LGBTQ theatre in the nation, is interested in learning how we can make actionable change in the San Diego theatre community and beyond for all: Black, Indigenous, Queer, Trans, People of Color.

San Diego Pride's Spirit of Stonewall 2020 honorees

San Diego Pride's Spirit of Stonewall 2020 honorees
The first time I went to the Spirit of Stonewall Rally was in 2000. It was only a few weeks before that I had been homeless and living in my car. Local community activist Benny Cartwright and his mother saved my life by taking me into their home.