Have A Gay Day is dedicated to Jamey Rodemeyer.

Jamey encountered bullying throughout middle school because of his sexuality. Jamey committed suicide the morning of September 18, 2011.

On September 20,2011, Michael Knote started a memorial page for Jamey after watching a news story about him. He founded a Facebook page and non-profit organization called “Have a Gay Day”, on February 25, 2012 referring to the double meaning of the word “gay”—”homosexual” and “cheerful”. -Source Wikipedia

Beyond creating a memorial page Michael noted that social media kept trying to get more “likes” surrounding tragedy.  To create that safe space Have A Gay Day was born.

Our Mission:

Our Mission is to create a safe environment for the purpose of Equality, Education, and Support of the LGBT community and their Allies.

Our Logo:

Our logo was designed in 2012 with an adaption to a logo used in 2010 with the familiar smile and face and eyes that has become known around the world as Have A Gay Day.  The artist that helped create this logo for us is Ruth Selwyn.  Over the years it’s had a few adaptations and updates but the original logo and wording stays true.  Have A Gay Day.

Our Paperwork:

Organization Policies

Organizational Paperwork

The internal policies and operational paperwork of Have A Gay Day.
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Government Paperwork

Government Paperwork

Paperwork dealing with local, state, and national government agencies.
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Organization Memberships

Organization Memberships

Information about our business partnerships and memberships that we subscribe to.
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Our Location:

Our Address

Have A Gay Day
2210 Arbor Blvd Suite 208
Moraine Ohio, 45439

Phone: 937-952-5715

Email: contact@haveagayday.org

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