HBO Donates $100,000 to 6 LGBTQ+ Organizations Featured in ‘We Are Here’ Season 3

HBO is giving $100,000 to national, regional and local LGBTQ+ organizations featured in the third season of its Emmy, Peabody and GLAAD award-winning unscripted series “We Are Here.”

The six recipients include PFLAG Fort Worth, MS Capital City Pride, Pride of Southern Utah, Triversity Pride Center, Equality Florida and Lambda Legal.

Show Caldwell Tidiku (Bob the Drag Queen), “Eureka” d. Haggard (Eureka O’Hara), and DJ Pierce (Shangela) as they head from Granbury, Texas, St. George, Utah, Brevard County, Florida. Jackson, Mississippi, and Sussex, New Jersey, to inspire their “daughters to express their true selves in front of their families, friends and communities while promoting acceptance in their community, while at times LGBTQ+ There was increasing opposition and obstruction from antitrust laws.

PFLAG Fort Worth is one of PFLAG National’s network of over 400 chapters that provide confidential peer support, education and advocacy for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals, as well as their families and friends, in communities across the United States Is. MS Capital City Pride provides safe spaces for the LGBTQ+ community while advocating for their needs and intentionally creating opportunities to mentor emerging leaders in the Jackson metro area.

Pride of Southern Utah is dedicated to advancing opportunities for visibility, connection, and inclusivity in the region by building community, providing support, increasing advocacy, and promoting awareness at the individual, commercial, and legislative levels. The Trivarsity Pride Center provides events, educational programming, a media center and lending library, support groups and more to the LGBTQ+ community and its allies living in or visiting the tristate area of ​​New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Equality Florida aims to protect the LGBTQ+ community from harassment or discrimination based on their sexual orientation or gender identity or expression through grassroots organizing, education, and coalition building in the state. Lambda Legal is a civil rights organization that focuses on the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities as well as people living with HIV/AIDS through impact litigation, social education and public policy work.

The third season of “We Are Here” is executive produced by Stephen Warren and Johnny Ingram, with director Peter Logarco and Eli Holzman, Aaron Seidman and Erin Gamble for The Intellectual Property Corporation (IPC), a part of Sony Pictures Television. are producers. , Tidiquay, Haggard, Pierce serve as series producers.

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