The Center OC

Latino transgender pageant in the OC spotlights the beauty of HIV education and prevention

SANTA ANA, Calif. -- The Gay & Lesbian Community Services Center of Orange County (The Center OC) will host the 19th annual Hermosa y Protegida HIV Prevention Pageant on Saturday, April 28, at the Pearson Park Amphitheatre in Anaheim.

The event regularly draws a crowd of around 500.

Kevin O’Grady named executive director of The Center OC

SANTA ANA, Calif. -- Kevin O’Grady, PhD, will become executive director of The Gay & Lesbian Community Services Center of Orange County (The Center OC), effective March 5.

O’Grady comes to The Center OC after serving as the regional director of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), Orange County/Long Beach region, where he oversaw all programming including civil rights, government affairs, community relations, education and law-enforcement relations.