The Center: 7 Rivers LGBTQ Connection

A nonprofit organization

The Center needs your love, support, and appreciation so we can continue its activities, events, and services to the 7 Rivers Region.

Providing connections for the local LGBTQ community & allies:

     The Center: LGBTQ Connection for the Seven Rivers Region encourages the LGBTQ community to share interests and activities by providing a central location that is alcohol-free and smoke-free where the community can connect.

Promoting understanding between the LGBTQ community and the larger community:

     The Center: LGBTQ Connection for the Seven Rivers Region fosters a climate of understanding by providing current and accurate information to the larger community.

The Center Provides:

  • A Safe Space where all people are welcome!
  • GALAXY - youth group for ages 13-20
  • Gay Friendly Professionals Network (GFPN)
  • Coffee for Queers 
  • Mindfullness and Meditation Groups
  • Trans* Group Support Meetings
  • Lists and contacts for Center groups, events and activities.
  • A directory of LGBTQ friendly Churches, Attoneys, and Counselors.
  • Christa Matter Memorial Library with books, DVDs, VHS movies, and CDs.
  • Presentations and workshops to area organizations and community groups through our Speaker’s Bureau.
  • Computers and WIFI is also available.
  •  ...and more! 

 The Center: LGBTQ Connection for the Seven Rivers Region was incorporated [under the name The LGBT Resource Center for the Seven Rivers Region] and granted nonprofit status in 2004. The center is recognized as a charitable organization for tax purposes.

Organization Data


Organization name

The Center: 7 Rivers LGBTQ Connection

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Humanitarian Aid


PO BOX 3313


(608) 784-0452