January 7, 2015: Ten years ago, Steve Patterson became the second openly "out" LGBT candidate for a city office in St. Louis. Although he lost his bid to become the city's 25th Ward Alderman, he helped pave the way for future candidates. Read more on Steve's UrbanReviewSTL blog.
The Project thanks Steve for recently donating one of his campaign shirts for the Project's archives.
December 22, 2014: The Project sends holiday greetings and our heartfelt thanks to our supporters and contributors. We have been honored to receive "Christmas Presents" throughout the year that help us preserve and promote St. Louis' vibrant and historic LGBT past.. As we gather with family and friends, please take a moment to reflect upon the hard work and sacrfices made by the brothers and sisters upon whose shoulders we stand today. In the meantime, have a safe and healthy holiday. We have some exciting plans for 2015. Stay tuned.