West Michigan Pride Festival

Parade begins West Michigan's annual Pride festival

by (Scott Trumbo)

Submitted 06-19-2014 under NEWS

On June 14, downtown Grand Rapids celebrated the 26th annual West Michigan Pride. This event highlights the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender communities in the West Michigan area. With thousands of visitors waiting at the entrance gates,...

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The Network to throw annual fundraising gala

by (Whitney Pavlica)

Submitted 02-20-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

The Network will be throwing its 2014 fundraiser called The Network Gala on Saturday February 22 from 4-7 p.m. at the Goei Center. The event formerly known as “Saving One Life” has changed its name to "The Network Gala," after...

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The Network helps nongender conformists own their gender

by (Whitney Pavlica)

Submitted 02-12-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

The Network facilitates a support group called Own Your Gender with the goal of growth, adaptation and friendship for its members. Own Your Gender is a support group for people who are nongender conformists, those living in a gender other to...

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Pride Festival to celebrate support for LGBT community

by (Ana Olvera)

Submitted 06-13-2013 under NEWS

Pride Festival will be celebrating its 25th anniversary with the addition of the Grand Rapids Parade of Pride. Pride Festival will be held on Saturday, June 15 at Calder Plaza. The festival celebrates steps being made forward in the gay community,...

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Thousands gather to support diversity at 2012 West Michigan Pride Festival

by (ulrichb)

Submitted 06-20-2012 under NEWS

Supporters and members of the gay, straight, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning community gathered in Comstock Riverside Park on Saturday to celebrate equality and diversity at the 24th annual West Michigan Pride Festival. From 1:00 p.m...

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