BlaqOut Empowerment Summit
Saturday, August 12, 2023
Our largest annual event designed to convene community members, agency representatives, policy makers, and funders to share new BlaqOut research, developments, and initiatives for the advancement of Black LGBTQ+ people in Kansas City.
A deeply engaging, full-sensory experience illustrating how stigma, discrimination, and medical mistrust act as barriers to good health for many in the Black queer community.
Friday, December 1, 2023
BlaqOut’s annual namesake event celebrating the ballroom scene, an inextricably linked part of Black LGBTQ+ culture born as a social movement and collective creative outlet.