Rainbow Community Center

The Rainbow Community Center of Contra Costa County (RCC) builds community and promotes well-being among Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Questioning (LGBTQ) people and our allies.

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PRIDE Awards

Now accepting nominations! Each year the Rainbow Community Center presents two PRIDE Awards recognizing outstanding  individuals and/or organizations for providing exceptional leadership in promoting social opportunities, health and wellness services, and/or awareness programs in support of the LGBTQ community in Contra Costa County. The specific activities of the recipient of the these community service awards  must have a […]

Give Out Day 2017

Every day at Rainbow Community Center, we create an environment that fosters strength and self-assurance for those we serve. The hundreds of community members who walk into the center every year find validation and comfort in each other that helps them survive and flourish. Our counseling program, food pantry, youth and senior activities provide hope […]

Crab Feed Thank You!

Dear Friends, We just wanted to thank you all so much for supporting us through this year’s Crab Feed!  We hit a few glitches but our volunteers pushed through and did their best. A very special thank you to our generous sponsors at John Muir Health, Barefoot Wine & Bubbly, Club 1220, Land Home Financial, […]

Agregue su voz para mejorar los servicios locales para la comunidad LGBTQ

Agregue su voz para mejorar los servicios locales para la comunidad LGBTQ ¿Le gustaría ver mejores servicios disponibles para la comunidad LGBTQ en el área de la Bahía? Puede ayudar por responder a una encuesta sobre sus necesidades y experiencias con servicios. La encuesta es parte de una evaluación de las necesidades comunitarias, dirigida por […]

Bay Area Online Survey

Add your voice to improve local services for the LGBTQ community! Would you like to see better services available for the LGBTQ community in the Bay area? You can help by responding to a survey that asks about your needs and experiences accessing services. The survey is part of a larger needs assessment led by […]

Participate in Research on LGBTQ Spiritual Matters

  Hello RCC!   My name is Kelsey Pacha, and I am a candidate for the Master of Arts in Psychology and Religion at Pacific School of Religion. Some of you may know me as the former Pastoral Intern/Spirituality Group Coordinator at RCC. I am a queer transman who has worked in LGBTQ community non-profit […]

New Clayton PFLAG Meeting

Help Share the News A new satellite chapter of PFLAG is starting at Clayton Valley Presbyterian Church on the third Tuesday of every month, beginning 1/17/17 at 7pm. In association with the Danville/San Ramon PFLAG Chapter. Clayton Valley Presbyterian Church is located at 1578 Kirker Pass Road, Concord.

Meet Tech

Dear Community Member, As we celebrate the holiday season, we at the Rainbow Community Center want to highlight the reality that this time of year is often difficult for our LGBTQ community members. Many of us have experienced family rejection. It is essential this time of year that we come together to support each other […]

Meet Joanna

Dear Community Member, None of us can get through this life on our own.  We need each other. For those of us in the LGBTQ community, the importance of that message is now more important than ever! It is always important to have people who you can lean on, but having people who will be […]

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