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Mom Spreading Love Seeks Volunteers for Free Hug Booth at Ferndale Pride Festival

April 23rd 2019

Mom Spreading Love Seeks Volunteers for Free Hug Booth at Ferndale Pride Festival (Lara Mossa, April 23, 2019) UPDATE: Volunteer hug positions filled up quickly after being announced, but there are many other volunteer opportunities available. More info is available at www.ferndalepride.com FERNDALE, MI – Not everyone feels accepted by friends and family when they […]

Bae Brunch at Greenspace Cafe to Benefit Ferndale Pride March 24

March 1st 2019

Bae Brunch at Greenspace Cafe to Benefit Ferndale Pride March 24 We are so excited to announce our partnership with Slay Inc. & Ferndale Pride to bring you a fabulous and unforgettable brunch on March 24. With some of the best plant based food, Beyonce beats, and bangin’ performances it will be a Sunday you […]

Drag Queen Story Time Returns Jan. 18 in Huntington Woods

January 14th 2018

Drag Queen Story Time Returns Jan. 18 in Huntington Woods Huntington Woods, MI – Huntington Woods became what is believed to be the first Library in Michigan to host Drag Queen Story Time in December. “Drag Queen Storytime is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and bookstores. DQS […]

Transgender Health Fair Sept. 16, 2017

August 31st 2017

Transgender Health Fair Sept. 16, 2017 Ferndale, MI – Come discover health resources available to the transgender communities September 16, 2017, 1 to 4 pm Affirmations LGBT Community Center 290 W 9 Mile Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220 .Exhibits…vendors….speakers….panels….FREE The only health fair in Michigan dedicated to the transgender community. Volunteers needed Sponsor information Exhibitor information […]

Pride in the Park Brings Transgender People Together

August 22nd 2017

Pride in the Park Brings Transgender People Together (Julia Music, Aug. 22, 2017) Transgender Michigan is celebrating its 20th year as a non-profit advocacy group for transgender people in the state of Michigan. This year their annual event, Transgender Pride saw record breaking crowds as more than 500 people gathered in Geary Park to celebrate […]

Program for Older LGBT Adults Seeking Friendly Caller Program Coordinator

August 5th 2017

Part time job opportunity at SAGE Metro Detroit.     (FEATURED JOB LISTING) Friendly Caller Program Coordinator. See below: Job Description Part-Time Friendly Caller Coordinator Contractual Position Responsible for: • Implementation of the Friendly Caller Program, which includes the marketing of the program and recruitment of volunteers for the program, the training and orientation of […]

Transgender Pride in the Park Aug. 12

July 31st 2017

Transgender Pride in the Park Aug. 12 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Celebrating Transgender Pride Since 1997! Saturday, August 12, 2017 12noon to 6pm Donald Red Geary Park Earle Blvd at Pincrest, Ferndale [map] All Trans-people and Allies Welcome Picnic….Free Food….Free Fun…..Great Friends We will provide the hot dogs and stuff. Please bring a side […]

Michigan Transgender Health Fair in Ferndale Sept. 24

September 9th 2016

Michigan Transgender Health Fair in Ferndale Sept. 24 (Event Page) Ferndale, MI –  The Michigan Transgender Health Fair is coming up on Saturday September 24 from 1-4pm at Affirmations LGBT Community Center in Ferndale , Michigan. We’ll have lots of exhibitors and some great speakers. Dr Will Powers who will soon be joining Dr Paul […]

Voices of Transgender Pride: Dan Herrle (2 of 15)

August 31st 2016

Voices of Transgender Pride:  Dan Herrle  (2 of 15) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 1, 2016) Ferndale, MI –  The largest gathering of transgender people in Michigan happens every year in Ferndale with over 200 gender non-conforming individuals and supporters coming together for Transgender Pride in the Park. An unexpected downpour had nearly 100 people huddled […]

Arts & Crafts Bazaar at Affirmations during Ferndale Pride June 4

May 14th 2016

 Arts & Crafts Bazaar at Affirmations during Ferndale Pride June 4 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Arts & Crafts Bazaar at Affirmations during Ferndale Pride June 4 Saturday June 4, 2016 at Affirmations 290 W. 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220. Held inside the Affirmations Community Center during Ferndale Pride. The Bazaar will feature:  -Arts […]