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June Meeting

Our June 11th meeting will feature Finoa Nowling with SOFFA Kansas City. Fiona Nowling is originally from England and moved to Kansas to marry her wife, Una, a transsexual woman over 14 years ago.  Since then, she has led the SOFFA group for four years, spoken at conferences and in schools, co-hosts Trans Talk, an episode […]

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May Meeting, Sunday, May 14th. Potluck at 3:00! Bring a dish to share!

Speaking Out – A Note from our PFLAG KC President: What a busy time of year! Celebrations of all kinds! Graduations, Mother’s Day and the end of school. Four years ago, my daughter told me she was gay. Now she is graduating from college on Mother’s Day. To be true to herself, she will be […]

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FUN HOME at the Kauffman Theatre

PFLAGKC has an opportunity to offer tickets to the musical FUN HOME at a 30% savings.  The dates of the show are May 30-June 4th.  Use Code:  PFLAGKC at the link below. https://oss.ticketmaster.com/aps/theatreleaguekc/EN/link/promotion/home Every once in a while a Broadway musical comes along that surprises, moves and excites audiences in ways only a truly landmark […]

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Speaking Out – A Note from PFLAG-KC President

I had the pleasure of attending the Heartland Men’s Chorus for their presentation of Identify.  The inspiration for this performance is the story of Tyler Clementi, an 18-year old, extremely talented and gifted freshman at Rutger’s University, who committed suicide in 2010 after he became a victim of a horrible act of cyberbullying because he was […]

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Gender Revolution

We had an amazing panel participate in the Question and Answer session after the National Geographic Gender Revolution screening on March 26th at LikeMeLighthouse! Kathryn Boman completed her Masters of Social Work at the University of Missouri-Kansas City in 2016 and is a licensed social worker working in Kansas and Missouri. Kathryn’s professional purpose is to […]

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April 9th, 2017 Meeting

Our April 9th Meeting at the Village Presbyterian Church will be at 3:00.  Our speaker will be Andy Schuerman.  Andy has been a high school counselor since 2005 and taught Business/Marketing prior to that. He graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with Bachelor’s degrees in Business Administration and Secondary Education. He holds a Master’s of […]

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PFLAG KC Meeting, March 12, 2017

Our speakers this month will be members of the Heartland Men’s Chorus. The Artistic Director, Dustin Cates, is also a father, husband and former high school teacher. The Development Director, Cliff Schiappa, will share his passion about the Chorus. Dustin and Cliff will share about the history and work of the Chorus as well as […]

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National Coming Out Day, October 11

Two seniors in high school, both very smart, both active in school activities, both headed to college, both come out.   One family is accepting.  One family put their child’s belonging on the porch and has not had contact with their child for years. National Coming Out Day is full of excitement for many because […]

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Speaking Out — A Note from the President

Your New Chapter President Hi, my name is Lisa and I am the current PFLAG-KC Chapter President.  I am a wife and the mother of five children, a fish and a dog.  I try to be a good person, neighbor and friend.  I love to cook.  I have always pretended to have eyes in the […]

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