PFLAG Updates

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

New Film Honors AAPI PFLAG Families

Last year, 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. Then COVID hit, and the way films were being made had to change—quickly—putting the project on pause. We are so glad that, one … Read more

The Winter 2021 PFLAGPole is here!

The PFLAGPole is PFLAG National’s newsletter. Printed bi-annually, the PFLAGPole brings you the latest and greatest on PFLAG National’s programs and events. It also includes stories covering PFLAG’s mission of support, education, and advocacy and how our 400+ chapters–and PFLAG National staff, board members, and volunteer regional directors–are working together to change hearts and minds … Read more

August meeting: Dr. Linda Gromko

Our guest speaker will be Dr. Linda Gromko, a local family physician/author with extensive experience treating patients who identify with all parts of the gender and sexual orientation spectrum. There will be opportunity to ask questions and see or purchase her new book, “Where’s My Book?” The second hour of the meeting will be the support … Read more

Keep Discrimination Off the Ballot

Washington’s long-standing laws protecting LGBT people from discrimination have ensured fair and equal treatment for everyone. But now, a new initiative, I-1552, singles out our transgender neighbors, family and friends for discrimination. If opponents of equality gather enough signatures, this dangerous initiative will be on the ballot in 2017. Discrimination isn’t who we are in … Read more

Free tickets to Freeheld

Interested in free tickets to Freeheld? PFLAG Seattle was offered free tickets, redeem using this link: http://www.lionsgatescreenings.com/PFLAGSEA for the showing.  Use code PFLAGSEA. Location: AMC Pacific Place, Downtown Seattle, WA, October 6, 2015.  Arrive at 6:15 PM for the 7:00 PM screening.   Synopsis: Based on the Oscar®-winning short documentary and adapted by the writer of Philadelphia, Freeheld … Read more

Happy Pride Month!

It’s that time of year again and PFLAG Seattle is excited to take part in Seattle Pride 2015! We’ll be participating in the following events this month, and would love it if you stopped by to say hello! We’re also looking for volunteers, please click the volunteer button above if you’re interested! Pride Family Picnic … Read more

PFLAG Seattle Annual Meeting

It’s that time of year again! PFLAG Seattle will be hosting it’s annual meeting. Meet your new board members and learn about the chapter’s plans for programming and outreach for 2015. Light refreshments will be served.