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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.
The Center Project
The Center ProjectMonday, November 11th, 2019 at 3:03pm
Come see the Quorus rock some queer anthems on Sunday! 🌈 Dinner included in the ticket price.
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The Center ProjectSunday, November 10th, 2019 at 1:48pm
Happy Sunday! The Quorus is seeking volunteers for our concert in a week. Please send us a message or e-mail

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The Center ProjectSunday, November 10th, 2019 at 12:24pm
It's now officially good practice in scholarly writing to use the singular “they." 😀
The Center Project
The Center ProjectSunday, November 10th, 2019 at 11:58am
We ❤️ our Prism kids and all young LGBTQ warriors!
The Center Project
The Center ProjectSaturday, November 9th, 2019 at 12:09pm
The Center Project
The Center ProjectTuesday, November 5th, 2019 at 6:10pm
"the researchers found the longer the period of time since a patient person had gender-affirming surgery, the less likely they were to need mental health treatment. The likelihood dropped by 8 percent every year in the 10 years following 2005" 🌟

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