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Strengthening the Region’s LGBTQ+ and HIV/AIDS-impacted Communities


Coffee & Conversation Gets a Boost

AARP Pennsylvania provides financial support

Posted February 22nd, 2018
Coffee & Conversation

PERSAD Center’s Coffee & Conversation is a free weekly get-together for LGBT seniors (55+).

Mrs. Eda Bagel & Friends Triumph at Ace Hotel

Benefit raises over $5,800 for PERSAD Center

Posted February 22nd, 2018
Eda Bagel

On February 3, the Ace Hotel was packed with adoring fans of Mrs. Eda Bagel, returning to Pittsburgh from her home in Colorado, in a special benefit performance for PERSAD Center.

They Found Happiness – Because You Helped

Make a tax-deductible gift and help PERSAD serve the LGBTQ communities with life-changing care. 

Posted December 18th, 2017
Support PERSAD Center

With your support PERSAD Center will be here to help 

Riverside Design Group Holiday Sale

Shop for Exquisitely Designed Holiday Gifts Dec. 1-3

Posted November 1st, 2017
Shop the Riverside Sale December 1-3

Riverside Design opens its warehoue in Lawrenceville only one weekend each year! 

TransPride PGH Pride Week

September 23 - October 1, 2017

Posted September 20th, 2017

PERSAD Center is pleased to host many of the upcoming events and activities that are part of TransPride PGH Pride Week 2017, September 23 - October 1.

PERSAD Center's Donut Dash 2017!

Sunday, September 10 on the South Side

Posted July 17th, 2017
Donut Dash 2017, September 10, 9 AM

RUN, WALK & EAT DONUTS at PERSAD Center's 5K Run & Fun Walk

SPICE Dinner in Sewickley

PERSAD'S Dinner Series Continues August 3rd

Posted July 17th, 2017
Chef Chaz

Intimate and elegant dining with friends and supporters of PERSAD