On Sunday, March 18, come out to the Fountain Theatre in Mesilla and join us for a showing of Call Me By Your Name. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at Spirit Winds. Cocktail hour begins at 6:30 with the movie to follow at 7:30.
At our annual fundraiser in 2017, we premiered a video, Telling Our Stories, about experiences of being part of or an ally to the LGBTQ+ community in Las Cruces. That video showed snippets of each person’s interview. Here’s the full length cut of our interview with Sue.
PFLAG Las Cruces will be sponsoring Rainbow Community Initiative Projects supporting the LGBTQ community through advocacy, education, community gatherings, and/or the arts. Winning projects will be granted $250-$500 in seed monies for project support and implementation. Below is a flyer about the project and an application form for proposals. Proposals are due by 5:00 PM on Friday, March 2. Any organization, school, or university group working with LGBTQ individuals and families are encouraged to apply. Contact 575-635-9455 or email email@example.com for details.
PFLAG Las Cruces is offering two $500 scholarships to current New Mexico State University or DACC students who have had some connection directly or indirectly with LGBTQ issues. One scholarship will be given to a student who self-identifies as LGBTQ. For the other scholarship, the applicant need NOT be LGBTQ, but must have worked in areas that are related to LGBTQ civil rights or the LGBTQ community.
APPLICATION GUIDELINES & CRITERIA
You must be a current NMSU or DACC student
You must submit the completed application form and TWO letters of recommendation
Scholarship awards will not be distributed until the Scholarship Committee receives all required documentation, including copy of proof of current enrollment (a copy of your tuition bill for the current semester)
Any information provided on this application is strictly confidential and will not be disseminated for any reason other than determining eligibility for the PFLAG Las Cruces Scholarship.