- Support, to cope with an adverse society;
- Education, to enlighten an ill-informed public; and
- Advocacy, to end discrimination and to secure civil rights.
- The PFLAG Sacramento support group meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7:30 pm.
- The PFLAG Elk Grove support group meets the 1st Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm.
The PFLAG Elk Grove support group meets the first Wednesday of each month from 7:00 - 9:00 PM at the Elk Grove United Methodist Church, 8986 Elk Grove Blvd (in Old Town), Elk Grove, CA. Child care is available at this meeting.
Our resource library features an extensive collection of books, video materials and literature that are available for loan at these meetings. A few of our recent acquisitions are The Transgender Child, Outrage - The Movie, and Doin' Time in the Homo No Mo Halfway House.
Although membership is not required to attend our meetings, member dues help make it possible for us to strengthen and expand our unique programs of support, education and advocacy. If you would like to join our mission, we welcome you as a paid member. Please click on this link for more details and a membership application.
FOLLANSBEE SCHOLARSHIP -
Application Deadline May 1 each year
PFLAG Sacramento awards $1,000 scholarships each spring. Known as the Follansbee Scholarship (named for PFLAG Sacramento chapter founders The Rev. and Mrs. Merrill Follansbee), this scholarship is for LGBTQI college freshmen and graduating high school seniors from the Sacramento area who will be attending college in the fall.
Click on this link for information and an application.
PFLAG Sacramento seeks sponsorship from community businesses to assist with our outreach programs and our Follansbee Scholarship Fund, awarded annually to local college-bound students. For an annual contribution to PFLAG Sacramento starting at $100, we will gladly provide you a certificate of sponsorship suitable for framing and recognize your support by displaying your company name/logo with web link on our website home page (we receive an average of 7,200 page views from web visitors annually). Please contact us online or call Pam Whiteley at (916) 978-0410 or click on this link for more information and an application. Thanks in advance for your support!