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Rising temperatures outside don't stop the need for healthy food. The Community Food Bank @ The Center is the honored recipient of the Palm Springs Regional Association of REALTORS Summer “Feed the Hungry” campaign. They are on a mission to raise $50K in support of The Community Food Bank @ The Center. You can view, donate, and share their campaign here.  
If you need a safe, cool place to stay, or know someone who does, stop by The Center. You can use our Cyber Center, read some magazines, and enjoy crisp 75° A/C
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Contempo Lending is a local Palm Springs Mortgage Broker specializing in all types of Residential Lending. In today’s lending world it’s more important than ever to have a mortgage specialist to sit down with and discuss your personal situation and mortgage options. Contempo can help everyone from first time home buyers, less than perfect credit buyer, and the savviest of real estate investors.
Upcoming Community Events
PSGMC will be having auditions for the Palm Springs Gay Men’s Chorus at the end of August. Check out their website here or give them a call at 760-219-2077 for more details.
Get your Boot Scootin' Boogie going @ Chill Bar, Friday, August 18, 2017 at 7:30PM. Two-Step, Waltz and Line Dances. 

A high-energy, Vegas-style show with Kristi King performing songs drawn from a lifetime of performance. 

Kristi began her professional career as a child star in her native Portland and went on to Las Vegas, Los Angeles, and now Palm Springs, performing in every kind of venue and impressing audiences wherever she sang.

For "A Life of Song," Kristi has selected songs that have touched her the most, from a repertory ranging from R&B to popular standards, creating a soulful and swinging mix of great music. And you can expect a few Italian tunes and other surprises.

WHERE: Purple Room
WHEN: September 9 - Dinner, 6PM Show, 8PM
TICKETS: VIP, $30 General, $25

Call 760-322-4422 or 800-830-3006

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Desert AIDS Walk registration is now open, and Team Center-pedes is getting off on the right foot early!

The Center would love YOU as an addition to our team and reaching our fundraising goal of $7500. As an eligible nonprofit organization, funds raised by The Center-pedes will not only benefit Desert AIDS Project, but The Center will get back 50% of the net proceeds to support our programming!

Join our team, and let's have some fun together, for two great causes. Sign up here:

Sign up here and make your donation today!

Barry Manilow announces “A Gift Of Love IV” to benefit 25 Coachella Valley charities, including yours truly – The Center! Concerts are scheduled for December 12, 13, 15, 16 and 17, and will feature his hit songs and holiday favorites. His past holiday concerts have surprised audiences with a children’s choir, Santa Claus, and even snow!

General public and VIP Premium tickets are on sale NOW exclusively online at www.agiftofloveiv.com or by phone at (424) 298-4818. General Public tickets range from $30 to $300. VIP tickets range from $400 to $2,000 and include special access and benefits. Be sure to select The LGBT Community Center of the Desert as the beneficiary!
Monthly Potlucks, Walk Abouts,  Ladies Night Out and Jazz. These are just a few of the activities you could become involved with. How? Just follow the link and you can view and/or sign up for the weekly Women @ The Center Newsletter. If you know of anyone that might be interested in this newsletter, let them know about our community.
If you are a trans or gender-nonconforming person in the U.S. and considering suicide, Trans Lifeline can be reached at 877-565-8860. LGBT youth (ages 24 and younger) can reach the Trevor Project Lifeline at 1-866-488-7386. People of all ages and identities can reach The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800 -273-8255, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 

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    The McDonald/Wright Building

    1301 North Palm Canyon Dr, 3rd Floor
    Palm Springs, CA 92262

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    Open Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm

    The Center is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) public charity
    EIN # 33-0937301

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