Pride Month 2022

Pride Month 2022

Pride Month 2022 Calendar: June 1-30

Pride Month is celebrated every June as a tribute to those who were involved in the Stonewall Riots. The first Pride march in New York City was held on June 28, 1970, on the one-year anniversary of the Stonewall Riot. Commemorations and memorials are also held for members of the community who have lost their lives to hate crimes and HIV/AIDS. 

  • June 1
    • Pride Month Kickoff: S-Breezeway, 11 am – 1 pm 
    • Made with Pride – Arts and Crafts: Student Life Lobby, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. 
    • Starting June 1 – Accepting Queer Closet item donations
  • June 6
    • Made with Pride – Arts and Crafts: Student Life Lobby, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. 
  • June 7
    • Made with Pride – Arts and Crafts: Student Life Lobby, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. 
  • June 15
    • Well Florida HIV Testing: S-Breezeway, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. 
  • June 21
    • Queers Create! Arts and Crafts: Student Life Lobby, Noon – 2pm 
  • June 28
    • Film screening – Paris is Burning: LGBTQ+ Resource Center (S-212) 2 pm – 4 pm
  • June 30
    • Queer Closet Opening: LGBTQ+ Resource Center (S-212)

All Month Long:

  • Icons of Pride – Individuals who are Icons of the LGBTQ+ community as well as lesser-known figures
  • Pride Trivia! – Answer all the questions correctly to win a prize bag! 

Queer Closet Opening in the LGBTQ+ Resource Center June 30

Beginning at the end of June, students will be able to come to the Queer Closet, to get Queer- and Trans-specific items to help them affirm their gender. 

Throughout the month of June, we will be accepting donations of:

  • New makeup 
  • New and gently used clean clothing 
  • Binders and chest compression shirts 
  • Packers 
  • STP devices 

Please bring all donations to the LGBTQ Resource Center (S-212) or Student Life Lobby

Community and Support 

Santa Fe College Counseling Center – The staff at the Counseling Center are here to support you. You can also talk to a licensed mental health professional in our office, by telephone, or through Zoom video sessions. To schedule an appointment, students can call 352-395-5508, or email All Counseling Center services are located in Building R, Room 227 (above Financial Aid). We wish to stress that being LGBTQIA+ is NOT a mental health issue, but the familial, relational, and societal factors that they face can certainly be a stress that negatively impacts their mental health. 


Research and Best Practices 

Movies and Documentaries 

Book Resources