Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy

LGBTQ Community Center Fund

  • Portland, OR
  • www.pdxqcenter.org

Mission Statement

The mission of Q Center is to increase the visibility of and foster connection within Portland's Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Questioning (LGBTQ) families and community.
In addition, the Center builds public awareness and supports, and celebrates LGBTQ diversity through art, culture, and programming.

Service Areas

Self-reported

Oregon

The epicenter of our services is Metro-Portland area. We also work in a six county area including Multnomah, Clackamas, Yamill, Washington, Columbia in Oregon and Clark County in Washington. Select services are provided statewide throughout Oregon.

ruling year

2003

Executive Co-Director, Development & Community Relations since 2015

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Justin Pabalate

Executive Co-Director since 2015

Self-reported

Stacey Rice

Keywords

Self-reported

visibility, foster connection within Portland's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, families and community,

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EIN

20-0038065

 Number

6775637870

Also Known As

Q Center

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Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Civil Rights, Advocacy for Specific Groups (R20)

Lesbian/Gay Rights (R26)

Alliance/Advocacy Organizations (B01)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

Q Center offers a steady platform of volunteer-created, volunteer-led events and activities involving more than 7,000 visits in the past year. We offer the following programs: -An information hub, library and archives of Oregon?s LGBTQ history; -Rotating art exhibits/emerging artist gallery; -Rentable conference room and community event space; -"Kids Corner" a creative, flexible, family-friendly space for kids to play and parents to connect; and -Programming addressing community concerns such as health and wellness, safe spaces for youth and older people, and the needs of today's families.

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Service Areas

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Oregon

The epicenter of our services is Metro-Portland area. We also work in a six county area including Multnomah, Clackamas, Yamill, Washington, Columbia in Oregon and Clark County in Washington. Select services are provided statewide throughout Oregon.

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Financials

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LGBTQ Community Center Fund
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31

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Operations

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LGBTQ Community Center Fund

Leadership

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Executive Co-Director, Development & Community Relations

Justin Pabalate

Executive Co-Director

Stacey Rice

BIO

Q Center's Executive Co-Director, Development and Community Relations, Justin Pabalate is a queer person of color and a first-generation Filipino-American on his father's side. Justin worked for 10 years in the credit union industry, where he gained deep knowledge of financial systems management and accountability. He deepened his commitment to community and nonprofit resource building while working as development manager at Basic Rights Oregon. Q Center was one of the first places that welcomed Justin to Portland. He is dedicated to seeing it thrive as an open, welcoming, and empowering community-driven home for everyone.

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Athen O'Shea

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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