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Working SMART at OUTMemphis

Working SMART at OUTMemphis

Help OUTMemphis upgrade the center’s tech to better meet the growing needs of the community! Every year the number of people working with, volunteering at, and benefiting from the work OUTMemphis does grows exponentially. A series of technical upgrades will help...

PRYSM is Interviewing Now for New Facilitators

PRYSM is Interviewing Now for New Facilitators

  OUTMemphis is looking for new facilitators for PRYSM, a social and supportive group for teens ages 13-17. Click here to learn more about PRYSM. Facilitators must be at least 21 years old, and the facilitator process includes signing up as a new volunteer and...

OUTMemphis Professionals Meet & Greet (10/26)

OUTMemphis Professionals Meet & Greet (10/26)

OUTMemphis is partnering with First Tennessee to host another LGBTQ Professionals Meet and Greet. Refreshments and light libations will be served. Companies represented will include First Tennessee, AutoZone, FedEx, Harrah’s, Hilton Worldwide, International...

Asexuality Awareness Week (10/23-10/28)

Asexuality Awareness Week (10/23-10/28)

Asexuality (Ace) Awareness Week in Memphis Join us for Memphis’s first Asexuality Awareness Week! We’ll have a social meetup on Wednesday night (10/25) and then a Flag Raising Ceremony on Saturday (10/28). For more information, check out the details below...

Queer Youth Field Day (10/21)

Queer Youth Field Day (10/21)

Join us for the first annual Queer Youth Field Day on Saturday, Oct 21, 2017 at Rhodes College. This event will include field day events, games, lunch and discussion surrounding being LGBTQ in Memphis. This event is for high school and college aged young adults. Click...

Join the OUTBid 2018 Planning Team!

Join the OUTBid 2018 Planning Team!

We need YOU to help make our annual fundraiser a success! This year’s event was the most lucrative OUTbid in its six year existence and we need your help to keep that trend going! This is what we are looking for:   Individuals that value the advancement of the...

Now Hiring: Youth Services Specialist

Now Hiring: Youth Services Specialist

Want a chance to join the OUTMemphis staff team? Want to help meet the critical needs of homeless LGBTQ young adults? Want to be front and center as we build Memphis’s first drop in center and emergency shelter for homeless youth?   Now’s your chance!...

Upcoming Events

OUTMemphis Calendar

Oct
20
Fri
Delta Trans Masculine
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Weekly social and supportive group for masculine transgender individuals.

For more information, email Kayla Gore, Transgender Services Specialist at OUTMemphis.

Gen Q
Oct 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

OUTMemphis’s social group for 18-25 year olds. Looking for something to do on Friday nights that isn’t a bar or club? Come hang out, bring your friends (and your appetite), and meet new people in your community. Free food and adventure! 🙂

Look us up on Facebook for more details: https://www.facebook.com/genqoutmemphis/ or contact Stephanie Reyes, Youth Services Manager at OUTMemphis.

Oct
21
Sat
Queer Youth Field Day
Oct 21 @ 9:45 am – 4:00 pm

The first annual Queer Youth Field Day is scheduled for Saturday, Oct 21, 2017. This event will include field day events, games, lunch and discussion surrounding being LGBTQ in Memphis. This event is for high school and college aged young adults. See the FAQ below for more information!

[cancelled] PRYSM
Oct 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

PRYSM is a safe space where 13-17 year old LGBTQ teens and straight allies can come together and do a variety of activities. Most high schools in Memphis do not have Gay Straight Alliances (GSAs). PRYSM is a fun place to make connections with other schools and peers. The group is held at OUTMemphis in Cooper Young and meets every Saturday from 4-6pm.

Feel free to stop by the center to hear more
information, or contact Stephanie Reyes at sreyes@mglcc.org

If you know anyone who might be interested, please don’t hesitate to pass the information along!

Parents are invited to drop off and pick up their teens and are welcome to wait outside of the group meeting space.

This is a teen only group.

PRYSM
Oct 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

PRYSM is a safe space where 13-17 year old LGBTQ teens and straight allies can come together and do a variety of activities. Most high schools in Memphis do not have Gay Straight Alliances (GSAs). PRYSM is a fun place to make connections with other schools and peers. The group is held at OUTMemphis in Cooper Young and meets every Saturday from 4-6pm.

Feel free to stop by the center to hear more
information, or contact Stephanie Reyes at sreyes@mglcc.org

If you know anyone who might be interested, please don’t hesitate to pass the information along!

Parents are invited to drop off and pick up their teens and are welcome to wait outside of the group meeting space.

This is a teen only group.

Community Calendar

Oct
20
Fri
MAGY – Memphis Area Gay Youth
Oct 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

MAGY strives to be a place of belonging and connection for youth ages 13-20 looking for a welcoming and safe environment where they can be themselves as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and straight. We believe this sense of place and diversity empowers youth to know they are valued.

MAGY advisors are committed to being positive roles models who offer consistent leadership mentorship, structure, education, and resources. This commitment is designed to offer MAGY youth and their peers the life skills that create a roadmap to individual success.

magyinfo@gmail.com

Seriously Sober AA @ Holy Trinity Community Church
Oct 20 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Seriously Sober AA – an open meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous with special outreach to the LGBTQI community. Every Friday at 8pm at Holy Trinity Church, 685 S Highland.

Oct
23
Mon
West TN Hate Crimes Summit
Oct 23 all-day

Please join the Matthew Shepard Foundation, Department of Justice, Anti- Defamation
League, and the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights. We will review federal and state hate
crime laws, share significant prosecutions, and discuss hate crime reporting.

Please RSVP by October 15 by emailing Programs@MatthewShepard.org

Oct
27
Fri
MAGY – Memphis Area Gay Youth
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

MAGY strives to be a place of belonging and connection for youth ages 13-20 looking for a welcoming and safe environment where they can be themselves as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and straight. We believe this sense of place and diversity empowers youth to know they are valued.

MAGY advisors are committed to being positive roles models who offer consistent leadership mentorship, structure, education, and resources. This commitment is designed to offer MAGY youth and their peers the life skills that create a roadmap to individual success.

magyinfo@gmail.com

Seriously Sober AA @ Holy Trinity Community Church
Oct 27 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Seriously Sober AA – an open meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous with special outreach to the LGBTQI community. Every Friday at 8pm at Holy Trinity Church, 685 S Highland.

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