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☷ Searchlight, Nevada - Welcome Sign Gets Rainbow Colors for Pride Month 10 June 2022
Searchlight, , state Nevada ( By Press Release office)
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County Commissioners and representatives from the LGBTQ Community Center of Southern Nevada turned on rainbow - colored lights on the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign today in support of Pride Month .
“All people deserve to live their lives free from discrimination , ” Commissioner Michael Naft said . “Pride Month brings us together and shows the LGBTQIA+ community that Southern Nevada is a safe place for everyone . ”
Clark County traditionally supports programs and efforts to provide healthcare and other resources to the LGBTQIA+ community . On Tuesday , the County Commissioners approved more than $28 . 6 million in funding for HIV and AIDS treatment , education , and mental health and other programs to support those affected by the disease .
The Center has been active for more than 25 years here . The Center cares for , champions , and celebrates LGBTQIA+ individuals and those who are underserved in Nevada . It functions as the heart and home of the LGBTQIA+ community by making connections , delivering programs , and providing a safe space for health and wellness , social services , arts and culture , advocacy , and community building . Ongoing Center programs support LGBTQIA+ youth , adults , families , seniors , veterans , people with disabilities , those living with HIV , and underserved populations . Additionally , The Center offers the Center Advocacy Network , the first nationally accredited program of its kind , focusing on LGBTQIA+ issues for victim advocacy . For more information about The Center visit
www . thecenterlv . org
The light bulbs , which are usually yellow , surround the border of the sign . Like the famed Las Vegas Strip , the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign is in unincorporated Clark County .
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