A statement from PFLAG National just released: We join the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), Americans United for Separation of Church and State, Center for American Progress (CAP), the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), GLAAD, Lambda Legal, the Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, the NAACP, the […]
This evening, several members of our Board of Directors attended the local Transgender Day of Remembrance ceremony on the beach in Biloxi. The remembrance was opened by a prayer by our board member Jon Caridad, and our President, Rhiannon along with Molly Kester read the names of victims and spoke to the gathering. In addition […]
Gulfport PFLAG is planning to participate in the following upcoming events, come out and visit us at our booth! Tuesday June 25, 2019- Keesler Air Force LGBTQ Observance (confirmation pending) Saturday June 29 2019 at 12:00 pm -Biloxi Pride Fest at Point Cadet Splash Pad, 121 Cadet Street, Biloxi, Mississippi Saturday October 19, 2019 at […]
No meeting in November. There were scheduling conflicts with the board members. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving and we will see everyone with their bells on (it will be December after all) on December 11
We had a wonderful time at the event. It was an amazing success. Many people stopped by our booth. Some new of PFLAG and were glad to know that we were here on the coast. Several had never heard of PFLAG and were grateful for the resources and connections we could provide.
We had a great time at the Gulf Coast Equality Fest in Gulfport this weekend. We sold pins and bracelets and our president, Rhiannon Owens graciously donated some of her artwork prints. We also passed out business cards and flyers. Everyone we approached and those who came to our booth were very excited and welcoming. It […]
Today is National Coming Out Day. We are hear to support those who have come out, those who are coming out and even those who can’t come out for what ever reason. We are also here for the friends and family of those who have come out or are questioning coming out. National Coming Out […]
We had a small group from PFLAG Gulfport but we raised well beyond our goal. Next year we hope to stretch our goal even farther.