THE POWER OF YOU. - National LGBTQ Task Force


Welcome to Creating Change!

We're so happy you're here.

Save the Date!

January 12-16, 2022
Hilton Riverside New Orleans

For 34 years, the National LGBTQ Task Force has brought you Creating Change, the largest LGBTQ activist conference in the country. Every year, thousands of people from across the country come together to learn, connect, and resist. At Creating Change we sharpen our minds with skills and knowledge, fill our hearts with love and joy, and deepen our commitment to freedom, justice and equity for all LGBTQ people. Creating Change 2022 will be no different!

Proposals for 2022 Conference!

Session Proposal Deadline: September 10, 2021
Notifications begin after October 11, 2021

Notifications begin after October 11, 2021

Session Tracks
For Creating Change 2022, the Task Force requires that session proposals fall under one of the following six tracks. Learn more about the session tracks and the proposal process here!

  1. Advocacy & Democracy
  2. Community & Identity
  3. Equity & Justice
  4. Faith & Spirituality/Practice Spirit, Do Justice
  5. Health & Healing 
  6. Movement Building & Organizational Development

Creating Change 2021

“It was incredible to see so many other queer people in the same space. The sessions I attended helped me take action in my own community."

Last Year's Special Guests and Awardees

Keynote Speaker

Dominique Jackson

Featured Talent

Big Freedia

Closing Keynote Speaker

adrienne maree brown

Award Recipient

Gayle Rubin

Award Recipient

Javier Hernandez

Award Recipient

Lisbeth Melendez Rivera

Award Recipient

Mama Gloria

Opening Keynote Speaker

Natalie Diaz

Thanks to all who attended our fall event, Queering Racial Justice!


Plenary Sessions


Day Long Institutes


Workshop and Caucus Sessions