This national transgender education and advocacy organization also provides direct support and information for transgender individuals, professionals, and SOFFAs (Significant Others, Friends, Family and Allies) in Milwaukee, WI. FORGE serves the broad range of ALL transgender and SOFFA individuals, with a historic emphasis on transmasculine/FTM+/SOFFA individuals.
This volunteer-run organization strives to provide opportunities for women who love women in the Milwaukee Area. Lesbian Alliance has an office at the Center and also meets here for its game and movie nights.
Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) is a national network of support groups throughout the country to provide support for parents and lesbian, gay and transgender loved ones. The Milwaukee chapter of PFLAG meets to talk freely and exchange stories, to help each other when problems arise, and to grow in their understanding and acceptance of LGBT family members and friends. Though its main office is housed in the Center, PFLAG-Milwaukee meets on the third Sunday of each month, August through May, and the fourth Sunday in June from 5:00 to 7:15 P.M. at Martin Luther Church, 9235 W. Bluemound Road in Wauwatosa. PFLAG has no meetings in July.
414-299-9198 (Please leave a message.)
Part of the Summer of Festivals that occur in Milwaukee during the Spring and Summer at the Henry Maier Festival Park, PrideFest is held on the first or second weekend of June each year. PrideFest has its primary office here the Center.
Veterans for Diversity, LLC
The overall mission of Veterans for Diversity is 1) to bring awareness to and educate Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual and Transgender veterans of the Veterans Administration programs that are targeted to their specific needs; 2) to consolidate information important to these veterans and give national awareness and education about programs that may not be known by all LGBT veterans; and , 3) to provide educational resources that may be needed to pursue benefits they are entitled to.