Welcome to The Center

The Gay and Lesbian Community Center of Southern Nevada, a community-based organization, supports and promotes activities directed at furthering the well-being, positive image, and human rights of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer community, its allies, and low to moderate income residents in Southern Nevada.

Open Monday–Friday 10am–8pm

401 S. Maryland Pkwy. • Las Vegas, Nevada 89101

Featured Center Events

Sammy’s Woodfired Week Fundraiser

Jul 17-21, 2017

Sammy’s Woodfire Pizza & Grill has partnered with The Center to offer a WEEK long fundraiser from July 17th through July 21st at ALL 4 of their locations in the Las Vegas Valley! Let the server know that you are there for The Center... read more

Super Sex-Ed Summer School

Jul 18-21, 2017 • 1-3PM

Join us for our upcoming Sex-Ed Summer School!  Classes will be held Tuesday, July, 11-14th from 1-3PM and July 18th-24th from 1-3PM.  Classes are for youth ages 13-19 and will be held in our Youth Drop-in Center.  Youth that complete the entire 4... read more

PRIDE Disco Bingo for The Center

July 29, 2017 • 1-4 PM

Our amazing friends at LAS VEGAS PRIDE have put together a charity family bingo where 100% of the proceeds will come to The Center! Our Board of Directors will be putting together some amazing prizes and our grand prize for the coverall will be a... read more

Genderfest 2017

Sept 14-16, 2017

Genderfest is a conference not only about the intersectionality of gender, but also about growth, learning about the different ways gender is explored and expressed, and navigating through the gender journey. Genderfest is Generously Sponsored by... read more

Your Donations Make a Difference

The myriad programs and offered by The Center at little or no cost to the community depend on the generous contributions from corporate sponsors, various grant programs and individual donors who feel that our mission is important to the public well-being. Donate Today

News from The Center

An Open Letter to RJ Coumnist – Victor Joecks

An Open Letter to RJ Columnist – Victor Joecks Last Friday, Review-Journal Columnist Victor Joecks wrote a column, “Transgender debate about stopping left’s attempts to redefine reality” that disparaged the transgender community and... read more

State of The Center

From the Board of Directors As some of you may have seen, an article was posted today by Las Vegas Weekly that has a lot of people talking and is available by clicking below. Read LV Weekly Article We have been asked several times since this has... read more

The Center: Standing Strong in a Time of Need

By André C. Wade, Executive Director Dear Supporter of The Center — It is with pleasure that we present to you The Center’s 2016 Impact report, which provides a snapshot of the number of people we served through the delivery of our free... read more

Leadership Change of The Center

From the Board of Directors The Center is pleased to announce the appointment of André C. Wade as the new Executive Director of The Gay and Lesbian Community Center of Southern Nevada. “We are excited to have André step into the leadership role for... read more

That’s One Step Towards Equality… By Us!

It’s amazing the significant progress that LGBTQ people have made in winning and securing equal rights. The historic Supreme Court decision last June now gives same-sex couples at least some of the rights afforded to married heterosexual couples.... read more

Volunteers Matter at The Center

The Center relies on the generous dedication of its volunteers to help us provide free and low-cost services to our community. We offer opportunities to volunteer on a weekly basis, at events throughout the year, and as a group. Apply to Volunteer

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