SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, July 20, 7pm | Voz Alta – PLGP Opening Reception at Q Center. Evening of poetry, music and celebrating this year’s Mariposa Award Recipients, and saying GRACIAS to Sponsors & Volunteers.
Made up of community volunteers, in 2006 Portland Latino Gay Pride partnered with El Hispanic News and the Jupiter Hotel to organize the first Portland Latino Gay Pride (PLGP)–the goal, to recognize the talents and contributions of Gay Latinos and Latinas. Since then, PLGP has grown tremendously. This organization now holds members from various organizations that serve the gay, Latino and general population around Portland. One of PLGP’s central goals is broaden the Pride experience in Oregon by bringing the community together.