What is PFLAG?
Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) is a national non-profit organization with over 200,000 members and
supporters and over 350 affiliates in the United States. This vast grassroots network is cultivated, resourced and serviced by the PFLAG National Office, located in Washington, D.C., the
national Board of Directors and 13 Regional Directors.
The Pride Festival is Coming!The Charlotte Pride Festival is coming up on August 16th and 17th and PFLAG will have a table again this year as well as a float in the parade on Sunday! We are looking for volunteers to help at the table on both Saturday and Sunday as well as ride and walk along the float during the parade. Please visit Volunteer Spot to sign up for a time slot and help us have another successful Pride Festival!
Our MissionPFLAG promotes the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons, their families and
friends through: support, to cope with an adverse society; education, to enlighten an ill-informed public; and advocacy, to end discrimination and to secure equal civil rights. Parents,
Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays provides opportunity for dialogue about sexual orientation and gender identity, and acts to create a society that is healthy and respectful of human
diversity. If you would like to donate to PFLAG Charlotte or help us with our mission please click below. And Thank You!
Who are PFLAG's members?
Our members come from all walks of life. We are straight, we are gay and we are bisexual. We are transgender. We are moms and dads, siblings,
grandparents, aunts and uncles, friends, children and allies. We come from large cities and small towns. We live in rural areas. We are people of color. We come from all economic
backgrounds. We come from all faith traditions. We are disabled. We are youth and we are elderly. Our membership and our leadership are diverse, but what we have in common is our commitment
to grow beyond false and harmful perceptions of LGBT people, to educate our communities, and to stand up for full equal rights and protections for LGBT people.
We meet the 2nd Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at:
Time Out Youth, 2320-A N. Davidson St.; Charlotte, NC 28207