News & Events

National Coming Out Day Report:

LGBTQ Youth in California Report More Negative School Experiences Than Non-LGBTQ Youth A new study has just been released, LGBTQ Youth in California Public Schools: Difference Across the State. The report, titled LGBTQ Youth in California’s Public Schools:...

Until There’s a Cure

Thanks to Until There’s A Cure® and the S.F. Giants Community Foundation, The Spahr Center is expanding our LGBTQ youth services! You can help support Until There’s A Cure®  and their commitment to eradicating HIV/AIDS by purchasing their beautiful...

We Took The Pledge, Will You?

We invite you to join other local residents and community leaders who are committing to taking an active role to promote thoughtful, productive dialog by: Listening to and learning about other opinions that could be critical in reaching new solutions. Recognizing that...

Book Talk and Signing with Janna Barkin

Join Janna Barkin, founder and co-leader of The Spahr Center’s support group for parents with gender questioning and transitioning children, for a book talk and signing to celebrate the release of her book He's Always Been My Son.  Book Talk and Signing at...

We want your Feedback!

Our Board of Directors would like to have your input as we plan for the future of the agency. Your experience and opinions are very important to us and we would appreciate if you would take our brief survey.  Click here to take our brief survey.  The Spahr...

Equality California is suing Donald Trump

Equality California is suing Donald Trump Today, Equality California along with our pro bono law firm Latham & Watkins LLP filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Central District of California challenging President Trump’s August 25 directive...

A new twist on an old favorite!

Our LGBT Seniors Friendship Luncheon in September will be at a new time Thursday, September 14th @ 3:00 – 5:30 p.m. We’ll still have a cash bar and lots of great food, buffet style. And if the warm weather continues, we can spread out onto the patio. The price remains...

LGBTQ Mixer

Join us August 28th at San Rafael Joe's for our monthly LGBTQ mixer!   Cash bar, free appetizers and happy hour prices - 4:30 to 7:00 pm....