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Pride Parade Sign-Making Party June 23

Make your Seattle Pride Parade sign with PFLAG! We’re having a sign-making party June 23 from 3-6 pm, and all you need to do is bring yourself, your family and your fun ideas. We’ll provide the supplies and snacks.The party will be at a private home in Columbia City. The address will be provided to … Read more

‘Pieces of Me’

Watch PFLAG National’s newest short documentary “Pieces of Me,” which centers on the life of New York-based artist and transgender activist Joslyn DeFreece and creates a filmic collage about the growth and healing that comes from art, love, family, community, and courage. “Pieces of Me” tells the story of Joslyn DeFreece, a successful writer, actress, … Read more

PFLAG National sues Texas—again

PFLAG National’s legal team recently filed a new lawsuit in Texas, PFLAG v. Office of the Attorney General of the State of Texas. The suit was filed in response to an outrageous action taken by the Texas Attorney General, demanding that PFLAG National turn over information about our support of families in Texas seeking medically … Read more

Let your love take action

From PFLAG National Last week in the Owasso School District in Tulsa County, Oklahoma, Nex Benedict—a 16-year- old nonbinary student and member of the Choctaw Tribe—died the day after a physical fight in their school restroom. Our hearts are with Nex’s family, friends, and schoolmates, so many of whom have been so profoundly and sadly … Read more

How autism & LGBTQ+ identities overlap

Come to our March 26 online support meeting to meet Dr. Lucas Harrington, a clinical psychologist at the UW Autism Center, who will help us learn how to affirm, support and advocate for our neurodivergent LGBTQ+ or LGBTQ-exploring children, and how to build a loving community to help our children thrive and live in two … Read more

Become a PFLAG Seattle member

Our annual membership drive has begun! Beginning in October, we encourage everyone with a connection to PFLAG to consider becoming a new member of PFLAG Seattle or renewing their membership. For just $35, you can join PFLAG Seattle as an individual member. Family memberships are $50. Membership in PFLAG Seattle automatically registers you with PFLAG … Read more

We’re featured in Seattle Pride Magazine!

The Winter issue of Seattle Pride Magazine, which is available now in print (look for it around town) and online, wrote a wonderful article about some of the parents and volunteers involved with PFLAG Seattle. It’s a poignant collection of stories that you’ll want to read and share.

Celebrate Pride with PFLAG!

Thinking that another June will go by without PFLAG marching down Fourth Avenue in downtown Seattle to loudly and proudly show our love and support for the LGBTQ+ community is disappointing, but we get it. We need to make sure we—and you—stay healthy so we can have a Pride Parade and PrideFest celebration next year. We can’t wait … Read more

Film Honors AAPI PFLAG Families

Filmmaker Stephanie Tran (they/them), a young, queer, Vietnamese filmmaker, approached PFLAG National with an idea for a film to amplify and honor LGBTQ+ Asian, Asian-American, and Pacific Islander (AAPI) voices. They have brought their vision to life with the film “A Place to Call Home.” “This film,” said Stephanie, “Is extremely important to me because … Read more