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


September 9, 7-10PM at The View, Palms Casino & Resort, 4321 W Flamingo Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89103 Please join us for a four-course charity dinner benefiting The Gay & Lesbian Center of Southern Nevada & Urban Seed Foundation. 7:00pm-8:00pm – Cocktail...

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Community Back to School Drive

August 25, 6-7:30PM at The Center 401 S Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, Nevada 89101 The Center's Black LGBTQ Group is hosting a K-12 Community Back to School Drive! Join The Center for exciting giveaways, school supplies, free hair cuts, clothes, and...

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Genderfest 2017

SEPTEMBER 14-16, 2017 at The Center 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. The conference will...

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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 Columnist – Victor Joecks

By André C. Wade, Executive Director 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...

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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 posted if this story...

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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 programs and services to the...

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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 The Center” said...

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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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