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515 Hickman Drive

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.


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 ProjectWednesday, July 19th, 2017 at 11:45pm
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The Center ProjectTuesday, July 18th, 2017 at 8:38pm
Want to show off your creativity? We want you to submit a new t-shirt design for The Center Project! The deadline for submission is Aug. 15. The chosen shirt design will be made at Fast Yeti Custom Tees and will be available for purchase on Aug. 26 at Pride.

Please submit to (or send any questions to) info@thecenterproject.org. This was last year's design!
The Center Project
The Center ProjectTuesday, July 18th, 2017 at 8:10pm
Did you know that this past Sunday was International Drag Day?! Can you catch all the references in this video?!

The Center Project
The Center ProjectMonday, July 17th, 2017 at 7:25pm
Are you on the transgender spectrum? Check out Transgender Blender - an awesome, fun, and supportive group - that meets on the second and fourth Mondays of every month from 7 - 8:30. Also, be on the lookout for Transgender Blender hosted activities like game night!

*Normal meetings are open to only those on the spectrum, with quarterly meetings open to allies.