LGBTQ Organizations & Publications
Tucson GLBT Chamber of Commerce
The Tucson GLBT Chamber of Commerce is a business networking organization dedicated to the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender community, and its allies, working to encourage a business environment that is open and inclusive as well as to promote Tucson as a welcoming place to live, visit, and do business.
Tucson Pride/TLGA (Tucson Lesbian and Gay Alliance) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that produces and promotes educational, cultural, and recreational events for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and allied communities in Tucson, AZ. Founded in 1977, Tucson Pride is one of the oldest Pride organizations in the nation.
Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation
The Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation (SAAF) is the only community-based organization in Southern Arizona providing case management and ancillary support services for people living with HIV/AIDS and their families, culturally appropriate prevention and education programs to reduce the rate of infection, and extensive trainings and opportunities for community members to fill critical support roles. SAAF also manages operation of Anti-Violence Programs (AVP) and the Eon Youth Lounge, a safe drop-in space for LGBTQ youth, ages 13-23.
Tucson Interfaith HIV/AIDS Network (TIHAN)
TIHAN offers hearts and hands to provide compassionate and non-judgmental service to those affected by HIV/AIDS. Through education and support, members of TIHAN - as individuals and as faith communities - work to build bridges, reduce stigma, and sustain hope.
Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians And Gays (PFLAG) promotes the health and well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender persons, their families and friends. PFLAG provides opportunity to dialogue about sexual orientation and gender identity, and acts to create a society that is healthy and respectful of human diversity.
Publications and Websites:
Arizona Pride Guide & GayArizona.com
This guide will help you plan your weekend, romantic rendezvous or your family vacations. If you are considering moving to Arizona, the Arizona Pride Guide and its sister website, www.GayArizona.com, will help you find important information about the cost-of-living, education, top employers, community information, and much more.
Tucson Gay News
A local site pulling together news from around the globe that is important to the LGBT community. Go to TucsonGayNews.com