La Bonita Mexican Restaurant is generously supporting Q Center with one of their monthly Friends & Family Days. On May 9, 2014 at their 2710 N Killingsworth Avenue location only, La Bonita will donate 20% of the day’s proceeds to Q Center. This offer includes dine in, take out and catering orders for that day… read more →

by Cameron Kude Suzanne Westenhoefer is the first openly gay comedian to appear on television. I got the opportunity to chat with her recently and I am so excited about her upcoming show at Mississippi Studios in North Portland next Sunday, February 9th at 8 PM. Suzanne will be doing a free meet and greet down the street.. read more →

by Alexandra Alvelo. The 2014 Grammys went off on Sunday with a central message of love and acceptance, from Jay Z and Beyonce, to Hunter Hayes, to Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’s epic performance that included Mary Lambert, Queen Latifah and the Goddess herself, Madonna.  As a music lover and lesbian, I have never felt more.. read more →

13 Jan 2014
January 13, 2014

Queer Voices – Happy 2014!

By Alexandra Alvelo. Hello QBlog family!!  It’s a brand new year, and we should celebrate.  2013 was filed with some very high and some very low points for the LGBTQ community around the world.  That just means that there is room for improvement in 2014, and most likely until the end of time. So I.. read more →

by Stacey Rice. Recently I came across a story in the Lincoln NE Journal Star concerning the fact that 20 years had passed since the death of Brandon Teena, a young transgender man depicted in the movie “Boys Don’t Cry”. There was a quote in this article that broke my heart. “A recent survey of.. read more →

Welcome to our newest Q Means Business member: Jackie Wheatley and Rainbow Tax & Accounting! Jackie Wheatley and Rainbow Tax & Accounting provide tax and accounting services to the LGBTQ Community and Friends in the greater Portland Area. Jackie is a local Certified Public Accountant with over 30 years of experience serving the tax, accounting,.. read more →