PrideFest, the 501(c)3 organization behind Seattle’s Pride festivals, is proud to announce PrideFest Capitol Hill, on Saturday, June 29, and PrideFest Seattle Center, on Sunday, June 30. This is our 18th Annual PrideFest celebration, and this year aligns with the fiftieth anniversary of Pride in Seattle.  PrideFest Capitol Hill onContinue Reading

Beginning May 20, parents and caregivers of transgender and gender-diverse children who previously found support through the nonprofit Gender Spectrum can once again connect in community through PFLAG National. This new partnership comes on the heels of Gender Spectrum’s announcement in Sept. 2023 of its imminent closure. PFLAG National’s Gender SpectrumContinue Reading

Location organization Lynnwood Pride announced this week that they are in the process of obtaining their federal 501(c)3 non-profit status with a mission to welcome a safe and supportive LGBTQAI+ community space within the City of Lynnwood where all LGBTQAI+ families and allies can gather to live, work and play. TheContinue Reading

This week, U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA), Chair of the Senate Appropriations Committee, met with local leaders and advocates in Tacoma to discuss local and federal partnerships around mental and behavioral health care. In particular, while Murray is fighting to protect key national investments in mental health at the federal level, she isContinue Reading

Quantum Leap airs weekly on NBC and has flipped the entirety of so-called standard American culture with its inclusive storytelling and gender-bending narratives. The reboot of the 1989 sci-fi show stars Raymond Lee as Dr. Ben Song, along with Caitlin Bassett, Mason Alexander Park, Nanrisa Lee, and Ernie Hudson. We spoke with performer, writer, producer,Continue Reading

Pope Francis has formally approved allowing Catholic priests to bless same-sex couples as long as the union doesn’t resemble same-sex marriage. It’s a baby step shift in policy aimed at making the church appear more inclusive while legitimizing the inferiority chasm between heterosexual unions and same-sex marriages. This marriage adjacentContinue Reading