San Diego LGBT Community Center

3909 Centre Street
San Diego CA  92103

Phone: (619) 692-2077

San Diego LGBT Community Center

It is an explicit goal of all Center programs to be inclusive and representative of the diversity found in the San Diego community. Honoring, promoting and celebrating our community’s diversity is a central organizing principle for The Center.

The San Diego Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Community Center, Inc., (d.b.a., The Center) is the nation's second oldest and one of the largest LGBT community centers. Functioning as the LGBT community's anchor organization, The Center is led by a 14-member board of directors, employs more than 40 paid staff and utilizes more than 800 community volunteers. Incorporated in 1973 as a community-based, non-profit, 501(c) (3) agency, The Center has more than 40 years of experience as a health and human services agency. Last year, The Center provided more than 61,000 direct service hours to community members and through its events, activities and advocacy, touched the lives of thousands more.

The mission of The San Diego LGBT Community Center is to enhance and sustain the health and well-being of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and HIV communities by providing activities, programs, and services that create community, empower community

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Founded: 1973

Categories: AIDS Resources, Community Center, Non-Profit Organization, Social Services




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Events

BeTheGeneration

BeTheGeneration
01:00 pm - 01/01/2024

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

“#BeTheGeneration” is designed to strengthen prevention and education efforts, and increase access and utilization of HIV testing and treatment options. It also...

Past Events

LGBT Veterans Wall of Honor 2018 Induction Ceremony

LGBT Veterans Wall of Honor 2018 Induction Ceremony
06:00 pm - 11/08/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

**2018 nominations are open through July 31. See link below for more information and nomination form. Join us for The Benjamin F. Dillingham, III & Bridget Wilson...

4th Annual Casino Night

4th Annual Casino Night
07:00 pm - 08/18/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

Don't miss the fourth annual Casino Night, a fun-filled evening of mock gaming with food, drink (including the oh-so-popular bourbon bar), music and truly fabulous...

Pride 5K Front Runners & Walkers

Pride 5K Front Runners & Walkers
09:30 am - 07/14/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

Welcome back Pride Runners & Walkers! With nearly 1,000 participants expected, run or walk the Pride Parade route. The USTAF certified 5 K race will start and...

Pachanga de Frida (Happy Birthday Frida) 2018

Pachanga de Frida (Happy Birthday Frida) 2018
06:00 pm - 06/23/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

Each year we celebrate the birthday of Frida Kahlo, commemorating the legendary life of one of the most influential Mexican painters of the mid-twentieth century...

Community Celebration Honoring Dr. Delores Jacobs

Community Celebration Honoring Dr. Delores Jacobs
06:00 pm - 06/22/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

Join us to celebrate in community to honor Dr. Delores Jacobs and her 17 years of service to The San Diego LGBT Community Center on Friday, June 22, 2018 from 6-9pm...

Dining Out for Life® San Diego 2018

Dining Out for Life® San Diego 2018
06:00 am - 04/26/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

On the last Thursday in April each year, thousands of San Diegans Dine Out to Fight AIDS. Dining Out For Life is an international fundraising event involving the...

Free Vaccination Clinic at The Center

Free Vaccination Clinic at The Center
03:00 pm - 04/25/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

Stop by The Center on Wednesday, April 25 from 3-6pm for a free vaccination clinic! The County of San Diego will be offering vaccines for Hepatitis A and the flu....

Lunch & Learn: Making the Most of Your Healthcare Visits

Lunch & Learn: Making the Most of Your Healthcare Visits
12:00 pm - 04/18/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

You’re not along in feeling like your doctor’s appointment goes by quickly. The amount of time doctors have to spend with patients is shrinking - on average,...

Queer, LGB & Trans Multicultural Spring Fling Mixer

Queer, LGB & Trans Multicultural Spring Fling Mixer
06:00 pm - 04/14/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

Join us at The Center for the next Queer, LGB & Trans Multicultural Mixer on Saturday, April 14 from 6-9 pm. For a $5 donation, guests will enjoy drinks, dancing,...

14th Annual Transgender Day of Empowerment

14th Annual Transgender Day of Empowerment
06:00 pm - 04/13/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

Join us in celebrating the rich diversity of San Diego’s transgender community on Friday, April 13th, 2018, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at The San Diego LGBT Community...

Toni G. Atkins Senate President Pro Tempore Celebration!

Toni G. Atkins Senate President Pro Tempore Celebration!
04:30 pm - 04/12/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

We invite you to a celebration of the historic election of Toni G. Atkins as the California Senate President Pro Tempore! Please join us to toast one of our community’s...

#Out4MentalHealth Veterans Round Table

#Out4MentalHealth Veterans Round Table
11:30 am - 04/07/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

Please come have your voice be heard! This is an opportunity for members of LGBTQ Veteran communities to share their unique experiences and offer insight into the...

GGG Game & Trivia Night at The Center: Featuring Pictionary!

GGG Game & Trivia Night at The Center: Featuring Pictionary!
06:00 pm - 04/04/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

Join Men @ The Center for April's GGG: Game & Trivia Night! Everyone is welcome for an evening of Live Team Trivia, board games, Pictionary led by our GGG volunteer...

Community Conversation w/ San Diego Police Chief, David Nisleit

Community Conversation w/ San Diego Police Chief, David Nisleit
06:00 pm - 04/02/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

Join us at The Center for a conversation with Councilmember Chris Ward and the San Diego Police Department’s new Chief David Nisleit. The public is invited to...

San Diego County LGBTQ Latinx Coalition

San Diego County LGBTQ Latinx Coalition
06:00 pm - 03/26/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

Únete a los miembros de la comunidad latina, activistas y líderes de todo el condado de San Diego que buscan mejorar la capacidad de la comunidad para construir...

Gay Games - Team San Diego Meeting

Gay Games - Team San Diego Meeting
05:30 pm - 03/06/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

FRWSD is hosting a special meeting to plan and discuss putting together TEAM SAN DIEGO. This group will consist of all 2018 Gay Games registrants from San Diego...

Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting
06:00 pm - 02/26/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

Join San Diego Pride's board, staff, and volunteers for our annual meeting. We will discuss our year in review, highlight upcoming events, and introduce our new...

San Diego County LGBTQ Latinx Coalition

San Diego County LGBTQ Latinx Coalition
06:00 pm - 02/26/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

Únete a los miembros de la comunidad latina, activistas y líderes de todo el condado de San Diego que buscan mejorar la capacidad de la comunidad para construir...

Bi Coming Out Group

Bi Coming Out Group
07:00 pm - 02/21/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

Join The Center's discussion group on bisexuality from 7-8:30pm on the third Wednesday of every month. It's a welcoming space to share your experiences, ask questions,...

Lunch & Learn: Dueling Identities - Black & Gay in San Diego

Lunch & Learn: Dueling Identities - Black & Gay in San Diego
12:00 pm - 02/21/2018

At San Diego LGBT Community Center

This presentation will take attendees through a conversation about the past and present conditions of Black LGBT San Diegans. We will also explore dealing with personal...

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