PACE is a nonpartisan organization that works to advance equality in Northwest Louisiana so that the ￼Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) community can lead open, honest, responsible, and safe ￼lives at home and in the workplace.
Happy New Year’s everyone!!!! Come relax with PACE Sunday, January 21st for brunch at Abby Singer’s and the premiere of “Call Me By Your Name.” We all need a refresher from the holidays. What better way than with friends and unlimited mimosas for Sunday brunch! ... READ MORE
A new year brings new beginnings and this month marks the beginning of the third year for PACEY, our Social Support group for LGBTQA Young Adults of high school to college age. It has been an exciting first couple of years and this year looks to be even better. We’ve seen members join and leave as they continue with their journey in life; but, we maintain a core group of individuals with an average attendance of fifteen young people per meeting. We provide a place to meet with a sense of community; a place to belong. Most importantly we provide a place to feel safe where people can just be themselves. Some meetings delve into serious topics facing young people at school and in the community while other meetings are more casual with general discussions and fun. It all depends on their needs. READ MORE
The Women's March in Shreveport/Bossier City, Louisiana, will be held on January 20 at the Caddo Parish Courthouse on Texas Street, starting at 11 AM. Hundreds of marches and rallies are planned around the world on the anniversary weekend of the 2017 Women’s March.
The Women's March is a women-led movement providing intersectional education on a diverse range of issues. The platform of the march is known as the Unity Principles - a unification of the collective struggle of all people. The Unity Principles addresses women's rights, worker's rights, LGBTQIA rights, civil rights, disability rights, immigration rights, an end to violence, and environmental justice. READ MORE