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Phone: 859 253-3233

Lexington
Kentucky 40504
USA
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Target demographics: Lexington Kentucky area.  All ages.

Geographic areas served: Central & Eastern Kentucky

Mission:
The mission of the Lexington Gay and Lesbian Services Organization is to improve the quality of life of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered individuals and their families in the Central and Eastern Kentucky areas by providing a community focal point through outreach, information access, support, and to create a welcoming and accepting community that exists to empower GLBT people.
Results:
Started the first GSA Gay, Straight Alliance for youth in the state.

Other organizations within the community begain as an subsidiary of our organization, such as; AVOL, AIDS Volunteers of Lexington. The Fairness Alliance and the ActOut Theatre Group.  With the opening of The Center we are able to provide a safe place for various groups and organizations to host their meetings and small events.  The Center also has the largest free GLBT lending library in the state.

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I came out at a ripe old age. Scared to death, I circled the block of the Pride Center for a year before I got the nerve to go in the door. When I got there, I found people laughing, happy and secure, all the things I was not. I needed to know that I was OK and that there was a place where I ... more »
06/23/09
The Pride Center is an essential hub of the LGBT community in Lexington. It is the primary source of info about organizations and events. It has and continues to provide resources for a wide range of people and groups including youth, transgender people, and others who may otherwise feel ... more »
06/23/09
While the GLSO does provide a few services, including a very nice book and video library, its main functions are not very prevalent in the community. As a matter of fact, the facility needs a complete overhaul of strategy and offerings for the gay community. While some have had very pleasant ... more »
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