Mark your calendar and bring your friends! - see photos from 2018 Expo below

October 19, 2019 12:30-4:30pm
at Eureka Valley Recreation Center 100 Collingwood at 18th St.

Connect with your community as a new client, volunteer or donor at:
"The largest LGBTQ resource fair ever in San Francisco"
over 150 Bay Area groups serving our community will participate

FREE entrance, food, door prizes, gaming, entertainment & more fun!

       4th annual resource fair of arts, athletic, community, fundraiser, health, legal,                                 political, recovery, service & spiritual groups come together 
                            for a day of fun and community building in the Castro

WARNING!  This event is always super gay.

NEW in 2019:
*NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt 
*Health area for dental check-up, dermatology, podiatry, chiropractic, fitness, Gainswave and SculpSure services 
*Art Saves Lives - art by local artists
*Entertainment: SWAG - the vocal ensemble,  The San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band
* A Queer Gaming Day will take place upstairs facilitated by Queer Gaming Day of SF 
and East Bay Gaymers and Geeks

*One, Two, Smile! Photo Booth - have your photo taken weather or not you choose to wear one of their props.  A 4x6 high quality photo is printed immediately + emailed to you. 

1/ Spine Exams & Injury Consultations by SF Spine Pain Relief Ctr
2/ Oral Exams by UCSF School of Dentistry - Gender & Sexual Diversity in Dentistry
3/ Personal Trainer Consultations by David Ames of DRAFitness
4/ Skin Checks by Dermatology Center of San Francisco
5/ Castro Podiatry - Wayne Rash DPM
6/ Gainswave and SculpSure services: Golden Gate Urology
7/ Chair Massages: Positive Being
8/ HIV testing courtesy of St. James Infirmary
9/ Hepatitis-C testing by San Francisco Hep-C Task Force

Dog Adoptions: Family Dog Rescue, Muttville Senior Dog Rescue
Videography: Archive Productions
Patrol: Castro Community on Patrol
Voter Registration: Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club
Health Insurance Assistance: SF Community Health Center 
Covered California & Medicare coverage assistance by Dr. Linda Wright 

The Chaga Company will serve the highest antioxidant chaga mushroom teas, chocolate and snacks.

Book Signing:
1/ Cleve Jones, author of "When We Rise: My Life in the Movement" - 2017 Lambda Literary Award Winner
2/ Anand Vedawala - Executive Director of SF Zine Fest.  He publishes zines about relationships, identity, cultural expectations, racism and queerphobia
3/ Toni Newman - best selling author of her memoir I Rise -The Transformation of Toni Newman. The memoir has been featured in Ebony and Advocate magazines, and nominated for the prestigious Lambda Literary award
4/ Jim Provenzano -  is the author of 6 novels including  'Now I'm Here,' the Lambda Literary Award winner (Gay Romance) & 'Every Time I Think of You,'

Documentary table: Through the Windows - about Twin Peaks Tavern, the bar that changed the face of the gay community in the 70's by opening its windows

Major Sponsor: Bon Appétit Management Company, Golden Gate Business Association, Uber

Media Sponsor: MXD Magazine, SF Bay Times

Sponsor: Blackbird, Dermatology Center of SF, Dignity San Francisco, Elizabeth Taylor 50-Plus Network, Gilead, Golden Gate Urology, Horizons Foundation, The Logo Show, Maitri Compassionate Care, Mark D. McHale-Vanguard Properties, Positive Being, Reproductive Science Center, Shanti, St. James Infirmary, UCSF AHHA & Anchor Studies, Until There's a Cure, Walgreens, Wallbeds 'n More

Community Sponsor: The Academy, AIDS Legal Referral Panel, Archive Productions, Blackbird, Cliff's Variety, Product 54, Richmond/Ermet Aid Foundation, Steamworks, Super Duper Burger

Expo 2018 was a success with 130 groups participating & over 2,000 attendees

Here's what we heard from those who attended the Expo in 2018:

From participant Lonna D: Wow, we walked out with 9 new patients to help. Excellent event and we were well fed by our host Paul Margolis.

From attendee Steve C: Hallo, I volunteer with the Elizabeth Taylor 50+ group at SFAF, and I just finished at Positive Resource Center taking their 6 month rather 6-week admin course. I thought the Expo was fantastic, found out information about Night Ministry, and volunteering with seniors. I just thought overall it was great. From the band,to the food, to many different groups giving information, all under one roof.

Just wonderful, thank you.

From media sponsor MXD Magazine: Thanks for hooking us up at the best expo I’ve been in ever!

From Expo volunteer Pablo N: What an outstanding event! An amazing array of compassionate, dedicated, and lovely individuals and their organizations. Love, love, love.