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Downtown York welcomes new resource center for LBGTQA+

The ribbon was cut May 31 on the York LGBTQIA+ Resource Center. The York Center is located at 15 N. Cherry Lane, off of Cherry Lane Park in downtown York City. The center is inside the I.D.E.A.S. …

Odds and ends from Central Voice readers

A powerful VOICE Thank you for being such a powerful voice for our community! - PA State Rep. Malcolm Kenyatta, (182 District, Phila.) Thanks for the HONOR Thanks for including me in …

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Honoring anniversary of the Stonewall uprising

June 28, 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the historic Stonewall uprising. The uprising, a series of violent demonstrations, was a spontaneous moment of courageous activism by members of the LGBTQ+ …

Financial Stability & Comfort in Workplace

Pessimistic outlook from surveyed LGBTQ millennials

TD Bank and TD Securities June 5 released a workplace and financial equality survey of more than 1,200 full and part-time LGBT workers in the U.S. The survey found that only half of …


9 first-ever Pride celebrations in 2019

In June 1970, one year after police in New York City raided the famed Stonewall Inn, the first Christopher Street Liberation Day march took place. The march became the earliest iteration of what is …

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Daughter of Holocaust survivors educates others

“My work involves engaging people in the lessons learned from the Holocaust,” Lillian Rappaport, 68, tells Central Voice. She is the daughter of Holocaust survivors. Polish Jews sent …

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How natural is ‘Natural Law?’

First, some good news. This spring the U.S. Supreme Court declined to take up a challenge to the transgender bathroom policy approved in 2018 by the Boyertown Area School District, leaving students …

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Visibility is important all year long

Visible, to be seen.  As transgender individuals this one word can be both terrifying and yet so freeing and it is so very important to us all.  On March 31 we celebrated Transgender Day of …

Strategic Plan Moving forward

Strategies and leading with our values

Six months ago, we introduced the LGBT Center’s new Vision, Mission, and Values and 2019-2021 Strategic Plan to our communities. This was the culmination of a year’s worth of work …

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Buttigieg would beat Trump in the general election

A recent Quinnipiac Poll found that the top six Democratic presidential candidates, including out South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg, beating Donald Trump in head-to-head matchups. According …