Hosted by the Berkeley Public Library and the Pacific Center for Human Growth, and in response to recent hate crimes experienced by East Bay LGBTQ Community Centers and individuals, this panel and community forum will explore what it means to be a safe space in unsafe times for our LGBTQ community and broader at-risk communities.
Jonathan Cook, Director, Communications and Development, Rainbow Community Center
Joe Hawkins, Executive Director, Oakland LGBTQ Center
Joe Kim, Community Health Director, RYSE Center
Darryl Moore, Former Berkeley City Council Member, Board Member, Pacific Center
Alex U. Inn, Community Activist, Friends of Harvey Milk Board Chair, Founder of KINGDOM!, SF Pride Community Grand Marshal
Vera Hannush, Board President, Pacific Center
This event will take place in the 3rd Floor Community Meeting Room of the Central Library.