LIKEME Lighthouse will help host an Equality Teen Prom (goo.gl/pciEY0) from 7 to 10 p.m. May 7 at Spirit of Hope MCC, 3801 Wyandotte St., Kansas City, Mo. The event is free and open to all youths ages 14 to 19 years. DJ Joe Atreides will spin, and bands Radial Red and Ivory Black will perform.
Blessed Dress KC is partnering with the Lighthouse to offer a free dress, shoes, handbag, and jewelry to attendees. Off-duty police officers will provide security. To donate funds or items specifically for the prom, contact the center.
Teen attendees, please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. Adults who are interested in decorating, food preparation and setup/cleanup, please email email@example.com and specify the task in the subject line.
From 6 to 8 p.m. April 26, Queer Family Trivia Night (goo.gl/j7XzkD) will also benefit the Equality Teen Prom. Test your trivia knowledge, and donate to a good cause. To participate, you must bring one of these: a snack/drink item, a clothing item for the prom, or a $5+ prom donation. Location: LIKEME Lighthouse.