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.
Target demographics: Lexington Kentucky area. All ages.
Geographic areas served: Central & Eastern Kentucky