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Tanager Place LGBTQ Youth Center

The Center provides a safe and confidential environment for LGBTQ youth, families and allies.
Programs at the Center are diverse and include support groups, special art offerings, mentoring program, Pride Café, community service, health initiative classes, parent workshops, financial literacy, tutoring, and career exploration.

The Center is located on the lower level of The Estle Center, 1030 5th Avenue SE.

Advisory Board Members

Melissa Beastrom, Chair

Sheila Wagner, Secretary

Matthew Van Maanen

Nancy Humbles

Kendra Weston

Sandra Crelia

Griffin McGrath

Volunteer Opportunities

The Center is actively searching for volunteers. View available opportunities and consider helping Tanager Place.

Learn more about volunteering.

Upcoming Events

NOTICE: The Center is closed through April 13 due to ongoing public health concerns about the coronavirus. The Youth Prom, scheduled for April 18, is being postponed and new details will be released as they become available.

Click the image below to access a PDF of The Center’s most recent events calendar.

LGBTQ Center March Calendar

Learn more about other Tanager Place upcoming events.


We thank the following business for their outreach and support: