Big Ol' Mission

The mission of the USNF Big Ol' Gay committee is to provide a focal point for LGBTIQQ people and our allies to support one another, build a better community through education and dialogue, engage in political action, and have fun.

To learn more about the Big Ol' Gay committee's aims, read our vision statement. To learn about our current projects, events and what we're up to, see the BOG Blog.

Big Ol' Projects

  • Email notices of our own BOG events, BOG-sponsored and supported events and other "events of interest" in the wider community. 
  • Participation in Pride events such as:
    • LGBT Coalition of Western Mass's Dyke March 
    • Noho Pride
    • Trans Pride
  • LGBTIQQA-themed workshops 
  • Development and distribution of educational materials about LGBTIQQA topics
  • Improving LGBTIQQA visibility in the USNF community (e.g.  putting up rainbow flags, etc.)
  • Interfaith Circles for the LGBTQ community
  • LGBTQ worship service led by the Big Ol' Gay Committee
    ["In Our Own Voices" - our 2010 LGBTQ service]


Big Ol' Meetings

Our regular meetings are held at 7pm on the first Monday of every month (September-June), Social Room at USNF. All are welcome to attend our meetings and events!

Big Ol' Co-chairs

Ty Power and Barbara Allen 

Big Ol' (or little ol') Questions? 

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