SPRINGFIELD — Springfield Pridefest raised money for the Phoenix Center during their virtual Pridefest over the weekend.
Community members raised $625 for the center.
Founded on April 1, 2001 and located in downtown Springfield, the Phoenix Center has been the area’s LGBTQ community center for nearly twenty years. The Phoenix Center also presents Springfield Pridefest each year.
The Phoenix Center’s mission is to support central Illinois’ LGBTQ community with programming for promoting equality, health and well being, and social and educational growth.