Greetings, dedicated volunteers and supporters! What a year 2022 has been! Our progress this year speaks for itself. Collectively in 2022, we: Distributed $6,000 in scholarships for LGBTQ+ volunteers pursuing… Read More »A Look Back at 2022…A Look Ahead at 2023!
Health & Wellness
HIV Screening will once again be available at this year’s Spencer Pride Festival. This free service is offered by IU Health Positive Link. For many years, festival attendees have taken… Read More »Spencer Pride Festival – Know Your Status – HIV Screening
Are you looking for an LGBTQ-friendly faith organization? Several organizations will be present at this year’s festival, including the Unitarian Universalist Church of Bloomington, Gobin Church, First United Church, St.… Read More »Spencer Pride Festival – Health & Wellness – LGBTQ-Friendly Faith Organizations
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 1, 2022 Spencer Pride is eagerly anticipating its 15th annual festival, which will take place on October 15. This rural, small-town LGBTQ+ Pride Festival has… Read More »15TH ANNUAL SPENCER PRIDE FESTIVAL PLANNED FOR OCTOBER 15
Indiana Immunization Coalition will be providing free COVID-19 vaccines, flu shots, & other immunizations during this year’s Spencer Pride Festival. Given the ongoing pandemic, we encourage everyone to get vaccinated… Read More »Spencer Pride Festival – Health & Wellness – Vaccines Available At The Festival
We invite you to visit our Human Library event during Pride Week! Just show up, “check out” out one of the individuals available, & learn more about their lived history.… Read More »Spencer Pride Festival – Health & Wellness – Living Library
The 2022 Spencer Pride Festival is a major opportunity to learn more about free health & wellness services available locally. Check out our health & wellness area at the festival… Read More »Spencer Pride Festival – Health & Wellness – Local Services
Indiana Immunization Coalition will be providing free flu shots, during this year’s Spencer Pride Festival. We encourage interested festival attendees to take advantage of this great deal. #SpencerPride
The 2022 Spencer Pride Festival is proudly sponsored by Indiana Donor Network. Please consider being an organ donor, as it can save lives! The 2022 Spencer Pride Festival takes place… Read More »Spencer Pride Festival – Indiana Donor Network (Orange Sponsor)
Spencer Pride was recently awarded a $5,000 Community Investment Grant from Owen County Community Foundation. This grant will be used to assist with our Move-In Ready campaign that is designed… Read More »Community Investment Grant from Owen County Community Foundation
We’ve come along way since this photo was taken but we aren’t done yet! With money left to raise during A Community Thrives, we need your help for the next… Read More »Move-In Ready Donations Urgently Needed
I did not grow up in Spencer, however, my dad was born and raised in Spencer, and my grandparents still live in the area. Growing up, I had no… Read More »Our Health and Wellness Director, Clay, reflects on how he became involved with Spencer Pride
Current Community Event
Upcoming Health and Wellness Community Events
“The announcement of filmmaker Joe Wilson’s wedding to another man ignites a firestorm of controversy in his small hometown and a plea for help from the mother of a gay teen being tormented at school.” Join us for a showing of Out in the Silence and a discussion following the film.
On-Going Health and Wellness Community Events
If you or someone you know has lost your spouse/partner, regardless of how recent or how long ago, we are here for you.
We share our experiences, we cry, we share food.
We are open to the LGBTQ+ community and our allies.
Grief Haven meets the first Wednesday of every month from 5:00 to 7:30 PM at the Spencer Pride commUnity center.
Contact Judi Epp with any questions: judi@SpencerPride.org.
Previous Health and Wellness Community Events
Spencer Pride’s Resilience Skills Program, a 10-week program helping people facing health challenges to thrive, starts Thursday, March 3rd and will run through May 5th. The program will provide tools… Read More »Resilience Skills Program – Register Now!