The Center provides a vast array of programs and services for the entire LGBT community. We work alongside a rich network of organizations serving the LGBTQ community and ensure people in need are connected to them.
Arts & Culture
Visibility to the culture, history, and diversity of the LGBTQ experience
From hosting poetry slams and film screenings to presenting exhibitions in our Gallery, the Center gives the entire LGBTQ community a comprehensive cultural experience.
Socializing, organizing, and building community
The Center provides San Francisco’s LGBTQ population with events, resources, and collaborations meant to strengthen our diverse cultural landscape.
Helping community members find stable employment in supportive workplaces
We see employment as a basic right for LGBTQ individuals. We offer a range of services, events, and workshops tailored to support participants’ job searches and networking opportunities. Learn more about our Trans Employment Program as well.
Offers tailored programming and education on housing and financial wellness.
Financial Services offers tailored programming and education on housing and financial wellness. Programs include our first-time homebuyer and rental services, small business consulting, and free financial coaching through the Smart Money Coaching program.
Information & Resources
Connecting community members to much-needed resources, information, and referrals
The Center’s Information & Referral (I&R) Program and front desk staff are here to help you find what you need.
Small Business Services
Taking pride in helping businesses succeed
We believe that entrepreneurship is the key to creating a thriving community. We offer a variety of programs, including one-on-one business consulting and coaching, a new entrepreneur training program, business workshops, and the Queer Street Marketplace.
Powered by the strength and dedication of our volunteers
The SF LGBT Center deeply values our volunteers, who are integral to our work with the community.
Helping cultivate opportunities for independence, self-efficacy, and community-building for disconnected LGBTQ youth
The Center provides a safe, fun, and confidential space for LGBTQ youth ages 16-24.