Advocacy, education and support for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people, their family and friends.
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Our monthly meetings will now be held on Zoom. The following is the link to join our meetings and numbers to dial in by phone.
Topic: PFLAG Door County Meeting
Time: October 19, 2021 06:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)
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PFLAG Sturgeon Bay/Door County Annual Meeting and Officer Elections on Zoom!
The PFLAG Sturgeon Bay/Door County Annual Meeting and Officer elections will take place on Oct 19 at 6pm by zoom. The Board of PFLAG Sturgeon Bay/Door County consists of a President, Secretary and Treasurer. The term for each officer is one year. Oct. 2021 - Sep. 20222. Additional officer positions may be created. Nominations will be accepted at the meeting from dues paying members. Dues are $20 per household. Checks can be made out to PFLAG Door County and mailed to P.O. Box 213, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235 or you can also pay on our website at http://www.pflagdoorcounty.org through our Donate button. More information or questions can be directed to us at email@example.com.
National Virtual Convention!!!
We're #PFLAGProud this year's We Are the Change national convention, being offered safely in a virtual format, is not only going to be great for current members but anyone looking to move #LGBTQ+ equality forward.
Tickets start at $25 and the experience is sure to be priceless! Register here: pflag.org/WeAreTheChange. $25 for members! Join PFLAG Door County now so you are a member! Household memberships are only $20, use PayPal on our website or send a check to PFLAG Door County, PO Box 213, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235.
Check Out Our Library Display!
PFLAG Door County has created this month’s library display. Check it out if you get the chance.
Domestic Violence Awareness Walk
Jessica is a former candidate for State Assembly in District 15 in 2020 and is proud to be the 2nd ever transgender State Assembly candidate in the history of Wisconsin! ... She is going to be a featured presenter at the annual regional ACMA Conference in Milwaukee in October talking about Best Practices for Transgender Health Care.
LGBTQIA+ Get Together
Help of Door County Drive-Up Cookout
Learn more about Intersex with this paper from the United Nations!
6 HELP's Walk With Me, Domestic Violence Awareness Walk, at 4 pm at Martin Park
11 National Coming Out Day, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Coming_Out_Day
11 CURED, 9 pm on PBS, documentary about the removal of homosexuality from APA’s manual of mental illnesses in 1973!
15 National Latino AIDS Awareness Day, https://www.cdc.gov/hiv/library/awareness/nlaad.html
19 Our PFLAG Door County Annual meeting will be on Zoom, email us for the link at firstname.lastname@example.org or see our facebook group
20 International Pronoun Day,
21 Go Purple for Spirit Day, https://www.glaad.org/spiritday
22-24 PFLAG NATIONAL VIRTUAL CONVENTION
23 Teen meeting at GLAS at 1 pm, see above
26 Intersex Awareness Day, the (inter)national day of grass-roots action to end shame, secrecy and unwanted genital cosmetic surgeries on intersex children, https://intersexday.org/en/
29 HELP's Brat Fry & Silent Auction at Hope Church, 11am - 6pm
Thank You for Your Support!
We appreciate your support: PFLAG of Sturgeon Bay - Door County is a 501-C-3 non-profit organization and an official chapter of PFLAG National. Your financial support pays for the materials needed to carry out our mission of community outreach, support, and education. Your help will make a difference in our community and is greatly appreciated. Thank You!
PFLAG Door County
PO Box 213
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
Make a PayPal donation by following the link below:
Grocery Store Receipts: Every little bit helps and Econo Foods of Sturgeon Bay will generously donate a percent of your purchase amounts to our organization. Save your receipts and turn them in at our regular meetings; mail them to our address above or call us. Econo Foods will give us a percentage of the total - as long as the receipts are clearly visible, there is no time limit on them.
PFLAG Sturgeon Bay-Door County is registered with the AmazonSmile Foundation! When you #StartWithaSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price to PFLAG Sturgeon Bay-Door County. Bookmark the link http://smile.amazon.com/ch/86-1169770 and support us every time you shop!
UWGB Campus Cupboard and Closet
The UWGB Campus Cupboard and Closet is a service that provides food, cleaning, clothing, kitchen and some household items to students who need a little support to help them as they complete their educational goals, or to not take on a second or third job so they can focus on their studies. An average of 45 students use the Cupboard each semester. Some of the students have unusual expenses in which they need support one time, others have limited or no family support and need food, cleaning or school supplies because they have $5 left in their savings after buying gasoline or bus tickets to get to work. Each story is different, but the need is present. https://www.uwgb.edu/cupboard/items-needed/
Is your string of holiday lights half lit? Do you want to help keep exercise equipment, office furniture, farm equipment, florescent light bulbs, rechargeable batteries and household batteries out of landfills? Cyber Works in Green Bay will take these items and more!
ANYTHING with a cord!
Questions? Call 920.497.2667
You can drop of these items off at: 844 Willard Drive Ste 5 Monday-Friday 8am-6pm & Saturday 10am-4pm
To stay updated on the latest news and actions from PFLAG National, be sure to:
Stay current with PFLAG National by visiting www.pflag.org.
Keep in touch with PFLAG National on Facebook at www.faceboook.com/pflag.
Follow PFLAG National on Twitter at http://twitter.com/#!/PFLAG.
Check out recent posts on our PFLAG National Blog at http://blog.pflag.org/.
Watch PFLAG National on our YouTube channel at http://www.youtube.com/user/pflagnational.
Calendar of Meetings and Other Events
Due to COVID-19, most meetings are postponed. Please check their contact info. below to see their status.
PFLAG Door County
PFLAG Door County meets on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 6:00 p.m. at at Sturgeon Bay Library, located at 107 South 4th Avenue, Sturgeon Bay. Membership dues $20.00 per household, but not required to attend meetings and participate. For more information:
www.pflagdoorcounty.org or email@example.com 920-421-8814
PFLAG Northern Door
Meets the 3rd Thursday of the month (September through May) at 6:30 p.m. at The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship located between Ephraim and Sister Bay, Just south of the Shops of the Green Gables.
All meetings will continue to be held on Fridays, from approximately 11:30 to 1:00 pm. There are no fees, and no requirement to purchase food or drinks. We are informal, and discuss news, weather, books, movies, personal stories, and even religion and politics! Meeting at four different places:
- First Friday at the ARBY's on Shawano Ave (Green Bay).
- Second Friday at BAY FAMILY RESTAURANT (Green Bay).
- Third Friday at KRESS LIBRARY on N Broadway (DePere). During the Summer months/early Fall we can meet outside in the gazebo and share treats.
- Fourth Friday at BAY FAMILY RESTAURANT (Green Bay)
- Fifth Friday we meet back at the KRESS LIBRARY (DePere).
Adult-Gay/Straight Alliance of Green Bay
A-GSA, Adult Gay/Straight Alliance of Green Bay, is a new advocacy group located in Green Bay for families and friends of persons who identify as GLBT.
A-GSA provides opportunities for dialogue about topics related to sexual orientation. All sessions are respectful, nonjudgmental, and strictly confidential. A-GSA charges no fees. All are welcome.
Meetings are 6:30-8:00 pm, second Tuesday of the month (September through May)
“The English Room" at the Union Congregational United Church of Christ
716 S. Madison St. Green Bay, WI 54301
Contacts: Michele Becker, 920-432-1283 or John and Karen Wirch 920-434-9960.
Pride Center @ UW- Green Bay
All events will be held at UWGB. If you have questions, please contact the Pride Center: Stacie Christian – firstname.lastname@example.org
University Pride Center – email@example.com, (920) 465-2167
NEWI Dignity USA
If you are GLBTIQ know or love someone who is LGBTQI please join us the 4th Tues. of the month at 6:15 PM at St. Anne's Episcopal, 347 S Libal St, De Pere, WI 54115. Call 920) 360-2004 for more info.
PFLAG Manitowoc County
PFLAG Manitowoc County meets the 1st Thursday of the month from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the St. James Church, 434 N. 8th St. firstname.lastname@example.org 920-374-3524 (374-FLAG) There is also a weekly gathering every Monday at the Unitarian Universalist Church on the corner of N. 7th and Park St. in Manitowoc of members of the local LGBTQ community from 6 – 8 pm. All are welcome to attend.
LGBT Center @ UW- Marinette All events will be held at UW-Marinette. If you have questions, please contact the LGBT Center. Email: LGBTCenterMarinette@gmail.com. Phone Number: 715- 735-4300 ext: 4310
Straight Spouse Group
PFLAG Madison meets the 3rd Sunday every month except June, July, and August, from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.
Ask about the Straight Spouse Group meetings!
See www.pflag-madison.org for directions and agenda topics.
PFLAG Milwaukee meets on the 3rd Sunday each month, August thru May, and the 4th Sunday in June from 5:00 to 7:15pm, at Martin Luther Church, 9235 W. Bluemound Road, Wauwatosa WI. Do not meet in July. See the following for more information:
LGBTQ+ support group for Sheboygan County – They will meet on the second Thursday of each month at 7 pm at the Lakeshore Community Health Center, 1721 Saemann Ave. in the community room. Pass the word!
PFLAG Washburn meets on the 4th Tuesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. on the lower level of the Washburn Public Library, 307 Washington Avenue, Washburn. For further information, please call 715-209-1100.
Newsletter Contact Information:
PFLAG Sturgeon Bay/Door County
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
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Editor: T. Cathers-Mitchell
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