GLBT and ConneQT Host Home Programs and “The Infamous T” documentary film
Thursday, October 26, 12:00-1:30pm
A Lunch and Learn collaboration of Capella Pride Alliance, Capella Diversity Inclusion Network Group, Twin Cities Quorum, and UPS
Featuring special guests Jonathon Douglas from The Infamous T - a documentary film about queer family, Rocki Simões, Program Manager of the GLBT Host Home Program, and Ryan Berg, Program Manager of the ConneQT Host Home Programfrom Avenues for Homeless Youth.
A sandwich lunch will be provided! (Please confirm your attendance by 10/25 so we have an accurate count for food.)
Join us in viewing the 30-minute documentary The Infamous T followed by a discussion and Q and A with Jonathon, star of the film, as well as Rocki and Ryan, Program Managers of the GLBT and ConneQT Host Home Programs from Avenues for Homeless Youth. We’ll talk about LGBTQ youth homelessness in the Twin Cities and greater Minnesota and about the Host Home program approach, and we’ll learn about the various ways to support the program, from becoming hosts to donating money, supplies, or time.
We invite you to bring an item or two to donate to Avenues for Homeless Youth from their current wish list.
Located at Capella University in Capella Tower, 225 South 6th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55402. All are welcome. If you’re joining us from outside Capella, come to the 9th floor to check in (or you can join us remotely-email for details). RSVP required by Oct 25: email CENG-PrideAlliance@capella.edu
Quorum is a Minnesota 501(c)6 non-profit organization.