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All our meetings are free and open to all.
Committee meetings are currently held on Zoom.
Our current committees:
Arts and Culture Committee
Diversity and Membership Committee
Land Use Committee
Other Groups (Artist Opportunities, Volunteers, Save SOMA Network)
General Information about Committee Meetings and Membership
Arts and Culture Committee – fourth Thursdays, 6-7pm
This committee advocates for creative activity in the Cultural District, organizes events, performances, public art, and gallery shows, and explores opportunities to attract and support leather and LGBTQ artists in the Cultural District. Please contact the committee chair for more info!
This committee handles the Cultural District’s social media and digital presence, public relations, branding, event promotion, and outreach to clubs, organizations, and individuals. Contact the committee chair for more info!
This committee recruits individual members and works with other committees to ensure diversity of membership, programs and participants. Contact the committee chair for more info!
This committee plans the District’s fundraising events, LeatherWalk and the Golden Dildeaux Awards. Its work also includes planning other fundraising events and campaigns, exploring grant opportunities, and creating materials to generate donations to support the work of the organization. Please contact the committee chair for more info.
This committee tracks construction projects and developments in the District, and working with developers and city agencies to mitigate the effects of gentrification.
The Land Use Committee also works to preserve culturally and historically significant buildings, businesses, organizations, traditions, arts, events, and aesthetics, to protect tenants from displacement, and to promote affordable housing in the District. An outline of the functions and structure of the Land Use Committee can be viewed here. Contact the committee chair for more info.
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Information about opportunities and programs: murals, commissions, grant possibilities, etc. Join here .
Our volunteer opportunities include greeting the public at event info booths, helping distribute posters and flyers, and helping with special projects throughout the year. Join here .
Join the “Save SOMA Action Network” for opportunities to advocate for our District, our businesses, and community institutions through letter writing and speaking at City hearings. Join here .
Our meetings are free and open to all. Unless otherwise noted, all in-person meeting locations are ADA compliant and wheelchair accessible.
ASL interpreters will be provided if requested at least ten days in advance. Please send requests to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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