Resources

Donor Privacy Policy

ResourceCenter is committed to respecting the privacy of our donors. We have developed this policy to ensure our donors that their personal information will not be shared with any third party. The information of all our donors will be kept … Read more

Court-Appointed Community Service

All community service volunteers must have a referral from the Volunteer Center of Dallas, the Day Reporting Center of Dallas, the County of Denton or on the advice of an attorney. Volunteers must ensure that Resource Center is approved by … Read more

Corporate Volunteer Opportunities

Take a break from the usual routine, get out of the office and give back to your community. Volunteering for one-day events has become a favorite team building exercise for companies big and small. People who work well together as … Read more

Community and School Volunteer Opportunities

Resource Center has an established volunteer program which successfully collaborates with various community groups, schools and businesses throughout the year. The Center will work with your group to organize a project for your group’s needs and provide a group orientation. … Read more

Rental Space Rates and Minimums

RENTAL SPACE RATES & MINIMUMS Rental rates are listed in descriptions below. Non-profit organizations qualify for a 25% discount off the regular rental rate. Discount will be configured during the room payment process. Please send Email to see if your … Read more

Rental Space FAQS

What amenities are included with my room reservation?Every reservation includes:•    Free on-site parking•    Room access during reservation•    Common area access•    Stair & elevator access•    Restrooms access (men’s, women’s and single/non-gender specific)•    Kitchenette access with sink, microwave and refrigerator•    Tables and … Read more

Rental Space Code of Conduct

People from many communities share space at Resource Center. Guidelines are in place to maintain the Center as a safe and comfortable space for everyone. The following are examples of unacceptable behavior. Individuals engaging in these behaviors will be asked … Read more

Why We Fight

Allow me to throw some numbers at you: 92: That’s the percentage of LGBTQIA+ students in Texas who regularly heard homophobic remarks and slurs at school. 45: That’s the percentage of LGBTQIA+ students in Texas who regularly heard school staff … Read more

Looking to Get Involved?

There are many organizations working locally in Dallas and across the state to advance LGBTQIA+ equality and support the community – there really is something for everyone. Check out the (non-exhaustive) list of organizations below to see how you can … Read more

Youth/Student Resources

Looking to support an LGBTQIA+ youth? Resource Center’s Youth First community group servesages 12-18. We have also partnered with Dallas ISD and Uplift Education to bring acomprehensive anti-bullying program OUT for Safe Schools to North Texas. Resource Center Youth Firsthttps://www.myresourcecenter.org/community/lgbtq-youth-programs/Dallas … Read more

Suicide Hotlines

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/help-yourself/lgbtq/ Trevor Project Youth LifeLine: 1-866-488-7386Trevor Project Text Helpline: Text START to 678678TrevorChat Helpline: https://www.thetrevorproject.org/get-help-now/ Trans Lifeline: 1-877-565-8860https://www.translifeline.org National Poison Control Hotline: 1-800-222-1222https://www.poison.org/need-immediate-assistance Disclaimer: This list of resources is for reference only. It should not be … Read more

Meet the Advocacy Team

Rafael McDonnell, Advocacy and Communications ManagerRafael McDonnell is the Communications and Advocacy Manager for Resource Center, theLGBTQIA+ community center serving North Texas. At the Center, he works on externalcommunications as well as leads a three-person team who works on education, … Read more