Category: Announcements

  • Greater Boston PFLAG Statement on Black Lives Matter

    Black Lives Matter To our Community,  We, the staff and board of Greater Boston PFLAG, in response to the horrific murders of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, Sean Reed, George Floyd, and Tony McDade as well as countless other lives taken at the hands of racist violence, issue this statement. We are taking this time to […]

  • Greater Boston PFLAG Welcomes New Executive Director Sunnie Kaufmann-Paulman

    WALTHAM, January 31, 2020. Greater Boston PFLAG is pleased to announce the appointment of Sunnie Kaufmann-Paulman as its new Executive Director. Sunnie (she/her/hers) is a seasoned professional with over 20 years of mission-driven experience in education, sports, and nonprofit program administration. She most recently served as the Executive Director of Brooklyn Boulders Foundation. She currently […]

  • GB PFLAG Attends Gender Marker “X” Bill Joint Committee Hearing

    Sitting through the hearing this morning was so inspiring! The hearing committee had few questions, but allowed speaker after speaker to eloquently present their perspective on why moving this bill forward promptly is crucial.  Not only were there parents and adults who spoke, the stream of young people who overcame their fears, reluctance and anxiety […]

  • Comings and Goings

    August 20– As Val Frias departs for her new position as CEO of Ethos, the Board has hired Ellen Sturgis to serve as Interim Executive Director while the search is on for a permanent replacement. Sturgis comes with over 30 years’ experience in nonprofits, including multiple roles as interim Executive Director & CFO of Boston […]

  • Greater Boston PFLAG Announces Leadership Changes

    WALTHAM, July 23, 2019. GBPFLAG announced today that Valerie Frias, Executive Director for the past three years, has submitted her resignation from GBPFLAG to become CEO of Ethos, the Jamaica Plain-based elderly and disabled home and community-based care organization. Frias’s last day at PFLAG will be August 16 During Frias’ tenure, we successfully fought for […]

  • Support Group Notice

    We are excited to announce that our Arlington Open LGBTQ+ group will be merging with our Lexington Open LGBTQ+ Group. The Lexington Group meets on the at 7:00pm on the 2nd Thursday of the month at First Parish Church, 7 Harrington Rd in Lexington. Please contact sam@gbpflag.org if you have any questions.