What We've Achieved
United Against Hate: Identifying, Reporting, and Preventing Hate Crimes facilitated by the United States Department of Justice, U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Louisiana, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and Community Relation Service.
PACE’s documentary film, CLOSET 2 PRIDE
Filmmaker Julien Tizian of Big Sun Studios, Dr. Robert Darrow, Dr. David Hylan, Jr., and JD Jones head up this documentary to capture the rich history of our community.
City Council and Mayor affirmed our petition to have June declared Pride Month
GLSEN Panel Discussion providing education for establishing Gay/Straight Alliances in schools
Organized Equality March in solidarity with the worldwide LGBTQ+ Equality March
Executive order protecting LGBTQ+ employees
Pride in the Park- Shreveport LGBTQ+ pride event
Passing of Shreveport Fairness Ordinance
Be Fair Shreveport Campaign
Hate Crimes Forum in conjunction with Forum for Equality
Executive order adding sexual orientation, gender identity and disability to Shreveport's nondiscrimination policies
Creation of the North Louisiana Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, which has since been rebranded as OUTnorthLa
2006, 2010, 2014, and 2022
Hosted Shreveport Mayoral Forums to find out where mayoral candidates stand on LGBTQ+ issues