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Focus Group for LGBTQ People of Color in Westchester

Monday, November 27th, 2017

Do you identify as an LGBTQ person of color between the ages of 25 to 55? Do you live and/or work in New Rochelle, Pelham, or Mount Vernon? If so, we want to hear about your experiences being LGBTQ in Westchester County!

WHAT: An hour-long focus group discussion about being LGBTQ in Westchester county
WHERE: Mt. Vernon (location provided upon RSVP)
WHEN: Wednesday, December 6 at 6pm
WHY: To help local LGBTQ organizations better meet your needs

$25 gift cards and food will be provided!

The LOFT, Center Lane and the Westchester Community Foundation are conducting an LGBTQ needs assessment to learn more what it’s like being LGBTQ in Westchester County, including a series of focus groups to hear directly from LGBTQ community members. Findings will be used to expand and improve services to better meet community needs. Join the discussion and share your thoughts on what’s working in Westchester, what needs to change, and how can we make this county more LGBTQ-inclusive.


To RSVP for the group or get more information, please contact Naomi Kabalkin at (845) 471-0708 x12 or at