Bay Area, San Francisco
WMA OLOC (Western Mass. OLOC)
Puget Sound, Washington
Chapters & Groups
WELCOME TO OLOC
We are so glad you’ve decided to organize for Old Lesbians.
So many Old Lesbians are isolated, and OLOC is committed to leaving no Old Lesbian behind as we make a better world for us all. Old Lesbians Organizing for Change an International Community of Lesbian Elders, connecting coast-to-coast. OLOC Steering Committee members are available to work with you on chapter development.
READY TO TAKE THE FIRST STEP?
If you would like to know more about starting a local OLOC chapter in your community, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. If you would like help to form an OLOC chapter or group, here are some ways to get started: Write to P.O. BOX 100129 Cranston, RI 02910; email email@example.com; or phone 888-706-7506. A member of the Steering Committee of National OLOC will guide you through the process.
Meets via Zoom: Sylvia Brown, 1939, 480-662-1417, firstname.lastname@example.org (please put OLOC-AZ in the subject line)
Elisbeth Borden, 1950, 303-349-6630, email@example.com
The Colorado Chapter meets monthly in the Denver metro area.
St. Louis: Charlotte Ellis, 1943, 314-623-8523, firstname.lastname@example.org
Usually meets in the greater Albuquerque area: Hari Sheppeard, 1950, 505-459-9860 (text only), email@example.com
Hudson Valley: Retts Scauzillo, 1953, 845-901-3879, firstname.lastname@example.org
Central Ohio: Pam Jackson, 1941, 614-615 1949, email@example.com
Annie Taylor, 1956, 802-377-2075, firstname.lastname@example.org
Tri State OLOC (West Virginia, Ohio, Kentucky): Bernice Lewis Miller, 1949, email@example.com
Jacqui Lewis Miller, 1949, 304-412-3283
At Large: Janis Sommers, firstname.lastname@example.org
Chapter list as of June 6, 2023
Groups are only available to affiliates and meet on Zoom.
For more information contact email@example.com
Remember what it was like when you first met other women who affirmed other women? Old Lesbians who affirmed being Old Lesbians? Imagine a world in which no one affirmed us. It exists – almost everywhere. OLOC is changing that world.
—Carol Anne Douglas, age 65
“All these old lesbians are a gift and Old Lesbians Organizing for Change, An International Community of Lesbian Elders, is the organization that has been steadfast in providing a place for us to come together.”
— Jewelle Gomez
• OLOC is committed to creating space for Lesbians
• OLOC has fabulous regional networks with meetings and social gatherings
• OLOC produces fantastic National Gatherings that are wild and wonderful and energizing and inclusive and deep
—Diane Sabin, 1952 San Francisco, CA