OUT Arts & Culture

OUT Arts & Culture educates, celebrates and inspires all who value deeper understanding of the contributions and needs of people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and/or queer. We do this through inclusive onsite and online programs that reflect art, literature and dialogue on LGBTQ+ themes. We support leadership development with scholarships for LGBTQ students in Pinellas County.

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City of Gulfport Casino

An Evening of Dancing, Dessert and Appreciation
Friday, May 31 / 7-10 pm / Gulfport Casino

Join us in celebrating the LGBTQ Resource Center’s growth and rebranding as OUT Arts & Culture, the only nonprofit in Pinellas County that focuses exclusively on LGBTQ life through the humanities.

Meet the individuals and organizations that have supported this evolution as we present the inaugural OUTie Awards!

Meet the New Board President

Paul Raker

Meet the new OUT Arts & Culture board president, Paul Raker, and learn about our transition from the LGBTQ Resource Center to OUT Arts & Culture in an article on Watermark Online. 

Pinellas Community Foundation Grant

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OUT Arts & Culture receives a two-year grant from Pinellas Community Foundation

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Paul Raker, OUT Arts & Culture Board President
David Bender, PCF Chief Operating Officer
Susan Gore, OUT Arts & Culture Past Board President
Duggan Cooley, PCF Chief Executive Officer

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Contact Us

To contact the OUT Arts & Culture, please email us at outartsculture@gmail.com.

LGBTQ Periodicals Available at the Library

Gay & Lesbian Review Worldwide
Lesbian Connection
Sinister Wisdom
The Advocate

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