Human Relations Commission


Members of the Swarthmore Human Relations Commission:
Melissa Kennedy, Chair (e-mail: hrcswarthmore@gmail.com)
Jasmeet Ahuja 
Shaun Eyring 
Kourtney Knop 
Jennifer TerMatt  

 

Dear Neighbors,

The Swarthmore Human Relations Commission would like to share the following LGBTQ virtual resources and events in recognition of Pride Month. If there are any resources that you would like to add to this list, please send us the link(s) to hrcswarthmore@gmail.com.  Thank you for helping the HRC build valuable information for the community.

LGBTQ Resources

Join

Virtual programs:

Swarthmore Public Library

https://swarthmorepubliclibrary.org/pride-month-at-the-library/

Free Library of Philadelphia

https://libwww.freelibrary.org/calendar/tag/free-library-of-pride

Read

Selected reading from the Rainbow Roundtable-American Library Association:

https://glbtrt.ala.org/rainbowbooks/archives/1331 (kids and teens)

https://www.glbtrt.ala.org/overtherainbow/  (adults)

Learn

LGBTQ America: A Theme Study of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer History from the National Park Service.

https://www.nps.gov/articles/series.htm?id=4DFF8155-1DD8-B71B-0B4C2713F34EA25C

Lambda Legal: national organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of LGBTQ people everyone living with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.

https://www.lambdalegal.org

Visit

History pin-lgbtq America 

https://www.historypin.org/en/lgbtq-america/geo/37.438179,-96.631589,3/bounds/-29.154136,-96.631589,73.701313,-96.631589/paging/1

Celebrate 

Virtual Pride Events

https://www.glaad.org/prideguide

https://www.glbthistory.org/50-years-of-pride

Act

Philly-area LGBTQ advocacy and support organizations:

http://phillyaidsthrift.com

https://www.galaei.org/mission

https://www.rhd.org/morrishome/

https://www.heartsonawire.org