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Posted by on Jul 11, 2016 in Events | 0 comments

Event: #RuralPride National LGBT Rural Summit Series, 7/21/16

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Civil Rights, in partnership with the Campaign for Southern Equality, National Center for Lesbian Rights, True Colors Fund, and the Dolores Huerta Foundation, invites you to a day of conversation and information sharing around LGBT people, families, youth and communities.

On Thursday, July 21st the National LGBT Rural Summit Series will be in Visalia, CA and we invite you to not only join us but to also add your voice to the discussion as we talk about what life is like for LGBT people in southern and rural American communities while also sharing information about programs and services that exist to strengthen our lives and the lives of our loved ones.

From housing, education, healthcare, youth empowerment, and more, there will be something for everyone and we welcome and need your voice and perspective to ensure success and change.

This event is free and open to the public. Registration begins at 8:30am. Lunch will be served. We hope you will spread the word and plan to join us.

Please RSVP using the Eventbrite links below. THE DEADLINE TO REGISTER IS THURSDAY, JULY 14TH! Provide all of the necessary information and you will be contacted a few days before the event for a second confirmation.

We will be boarding the bus at the Gay and Lesbian Center located at 902 18th St, Bakersfield, California 93301. Once we arrive, we will get instructions on where to meet for the ride back. Please contact Moises Duran, Dolores Huerta Foundation Equality Organizer, at (661) 578-0140 or mduran@doloreshuerta.org with any further details or concerns.

PLEASE REMEMBER TO RSVP FOR THE BUS AND FOR THE EVENT SEPARATELY ON EVENTBRITE.

BUS LINK https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rural-pride-summit-bus-to-visalia-tickets-26382953123

SUMMIT REGISTRATION LINK https://www.eventbrite.com/e/california-lgbt-rural-summit-tickets-25214481192?aff=es2

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