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We are Ventura County's LGBTQ community. We believe that all people deserve a diverse, inclusive, accepting and welcoming safe space. In lifting each other up even when it's hard, we build allies, opportunities and resources to live our best lives and help those around us do the same.

News from Diversity Collective

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Little Unicorns – Sat 5/25

Join Little Unicorns on Saturday, May 25th from 1 – 3pm for a beach outing and adventure. With the days getting longer and more beautiful, we’re having a Little Unicorn…
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Free HIV & STI Screening

Upcoming Testing Day: May 20th Do you know your status? Schedule a FREE confidential screening at our Community Resource Center by visiting https://www.diversitycollective.org/schedule-your-appointment/. All appointments are performed by a trained…

Venxs – Thurs 5/23

Join Diversity Collective for May’s full moon celebration. This month we will be holding a special Venxs gathering and partnering with OutSpoken, our men’s groups, for an evening of meditation…
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Rainbow Umbrella East

The first Thursday of the month we hold Rainbow Umbrella East, presented by Coalition for Family Harmony, in Simi Valley! Our next meeting is: Thursday, June 6th 3:30 – 5:30pm…
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Little Unicorns – Sat 4/27

Join Little Unicorns on Saturday, April 27th from 1 – 3pm at our Community Resource Center. We are celebrating our differences through paper bag PUPPETS! With Earth Day on the…

Venxs – Tues 4/23

Join Venxs – a full moon gathering for all womxn – on Tuesday, April 23rd from 6-7:30pm at our Community Resource Center. We will be celebrating April and the Pink…
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Little Unicorns – Sat 3/30

Join us on Saturday, March 30th from 1 pm – 3 pm as we welcome Spring at our Flower Power event! We will be painting and coloring wooden flowers and…
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Trans Day of Visibility – March 31st

Transgender Day of Visibility (TDOV) was created in 2010 by Rachel Crandall, head of Transgender Michigan, to raise awareness about transgender people. It is a day to celebrate the lives…
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Venxs – Monday 3/25

Join Venxs – a full moon gathering for all womxn – on Monday, March 25th from 6-7:30pm at our Community Resource Center. We will be celebrating the awakening of Spring.…

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