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515 Hickman Avenue

Mid-Missouri's LGBTQ Community Center

The Center Project, a grassroots nonprofit organization, is Mid-Missouri’s only community center focused on the needs of the LGBTQ+ community.

Designed as a safe and open space, TCP supports the under-served sexuality and gender-based groups within the region, including youth, families, and those living in rural communities.


Find a time to meet new and old friends. Join us for one of our many events. We hope to see you soon — and you’ve very welcome!



The Center Project depends on community donations to keep our doors open. We gladly accept monetary donations as well as office supplies.



Local LGBTQ group opens new home to public

COLUMBIA – The LGBTQ group The Center Project (TCP) held an open house Saturday for its new permanent facility. Tuesday, Columbia’s Board of Adjustment unanimously granted the group a…



The Center Project

A place to gather, hold a meeting, borrow a book, watch a movie, make friends and more! Visit our website for programming, resources, opportunities and information about our partner organizations.
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The Center ProjectMonday, February 24th, 2020 at 5:34pm
NBA star Dwyane Wade helped his young daughter come out to the world and basketball fans have embraced her...
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The Center ProjectSunday, February 23rd, 2020 at 3:18pm
So cool, coming up March 7! Interested trans/nonbinary youth should contact Prism or email Jesse directly.
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The Center ProjectSunday, February 23rd, 2020 at 1:53am
Here’s the link to the recording of Austen’s presentation this morning. It was quite interesting and enlightening!
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The Center ProjectFriday, February 21st, 2020 at 5:55pm
Lots of anti-LGBTQ legislation proposed in the Missouri legislature this session. Hearings on two of the bills are Tuesday .... see PROMO’s action alert for numbers to call.
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The Center ProjectWednesday, February 19th, 2020 at 12:04am
Drawing for True/False Passes!
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The Center ProjectTuesday, February 18th, 2020 at 8:24pm
Just a couple hours left to buy your raffle tickets! Ticket sales end at 4:00, so buy yours ASAP!