Political Accomplishments in the Season of Pride

June 1, 2016

Cities typically host their Pride celebrations in June to commemorate the historic uprising for LGBT rights at the Stonewall Inn in New York that began June 28, 1969, and continued for several days. Now President […]

Many Memorable Moments from 2015

January 17, 2016

What a year, and what a ride. As we all do, I’m beginning to look back at my year. And for me, it certainly was a special year, one in which I learned a lot. Let me share with you some of the lessons I took from 2015. […]

A Personal Update from PROMO’s Leader

December 1, 2015

I have now been the PROMO interim executive director for a full month, and I’m looking forward to continuing PROMO’s incredible progress, working alongside amazing staff and supporters. […]

Two Ways to Support Keeping People Safe

November 1, 2015

In looking at these two November events coming up in Kansas City's LGBT community, one is more celebratory and one is more solemn. But both events honor the people served by organizations in our community. […]

Marriage Equality Victory

July 1, 2015

Congratulations to all of us who have fought for marriage equality state by state and finally were rewarded June 26 with a 5-4 U.S. Supreme Court decision affirming that love is love and marriage equality is universal in all 50 states. […]

To the editor:

July 1, 2015

On behalf of the Kansas City Diversity Coalition (KCDC), I would like to thank our community for supporting and celebrating KC PrideFest June 5-7 at Berkley Riverfront Park. It was a fabulous weekend of entertainment, food, exhibitors, and just hanging out. […]

This Land is Your Land, This Land is My Land

June 14, 2015

It will be a moment when the lyrics of this classic Woody Guthrie song fit perfectly. In June, the same month that we celebrate LGBT Pride, we expect to hear the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on marriage equality in all 50 states. […]

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