News & Events

LGBT Activist Wins Apology, Full Payment from U.S. Navy

Melanie Nathan was excited to speak during Pride Month before a military audience at two Southern California naval bases last month. Nathan, a well-known speaker and writer based out of San Francisco, was eager to relate the history of the long, ongoing struggle for...

Aiming for Miss Universe and Universal Transgender Rights

Asked when she first realized that she was a girl, Angela Ponce answered with her own question: “And when did you first know you were a boy?” After winning Spain’s national beauty contest last month, Ms. Ponce will become the first transgender woman to...

Discrimination is Not a Family Value

A foster care and adoption #LicenseToDiscriminate measure was added into a health and human services funding bill in the House Appropriations Committee on Wednesday and passed by a vote of 29-23.  Named the Aderholt Amendment, it would protect foster care and adoption...

Bowling with Q’d In!

The Spahr Center's Q'd In! advisory committee is hosting a bowling night at Country Club Bowl!!  Thursday July 19th come enjoy an evening of fun and friends with your LGBTQ peers!  See all the details here and we can't wait to see you...

HIV Client Advisory Committee

The Board of Directors of The Spahr Center is now accepting applications to serve on the HIV Client Advisory Committee. To qualify you must be registered as an HIV client of The Spahr Center. A special nominating committee of two board members and two...

SF AIDSWALK 2018

Getting to no new infections in Marin is possible. Actually, It's doable everywhere because it is seemingly simple. Universal testing to find everyone who is HIV+ and getting them on treatment is one way. Getting people who are vulnerable to infection on a prevention...

Marin Pride Picnic

This year’s Pride Picnic is an intergenerational celebration of Marin’s LGBTQ community. Join us on Sunday, June 10th from noon to 3:00 pm at Piper Park in Larkspur for food, fun, friendship and a great raffle, too! Thanks to our LGBTQ youth advisory committee for...

Update on Masterpiece Cakeshop Case

Fort Lauderdale, June 4th, 2018 — In response to the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Masterpiece Cakeshop case today, CenterLink Chief Executive Officer Lora L. Tucker released the following statement: This morning the U.S. Supreme Court handed down its decision in...