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an infographic that outlines how to check out books from yli Merced's LGBTQ+ library

How to Access YLI Merced’s LGBTQQIA2 Library

December 20, 2022 /

LGBTQQIA2-Libray Our team at YLI has built a resourceful library for LGBTQ+ youth and allies! The library is available for the community to come and check out at their own convenience. Read More

Merced Pride Center Aims to Create Support and Resources Within Community

September 30, 2022 /

The Merced Pride Center holds various support groups for the LGBTQIA+/2S community in the county.
Community members hold up various signs in front of the Merced Civic Center sign.

Merced Coalitions Hold Press Conference for Affordable Housing

June 3, 2022 /

Merced community members organize and advocate for the city to invest in affordable housing.

Merced Raises Progress Pride Flag to Honor Pride Month

June 1, 2022 /

On Jun. 1, a small ceremony was held at Bob Hart Square to raise the progress pride flag to commemorate June being Pride Month. Read More

The City of Merced Must Be More Than the Bare Minimum

February 17, 2022 /

With every budget that passes in Merced, the city only narrowly reaches the bare minimum when it comes to allocating funding for affordable housing. Read More

Local clothing and design shop hosts art show at Merced Mall

August 29, 2019 /

Over the past weekend, Strangers Stop-N-Shop held their annual art show, but this time at the Merced Mall instead of their downtown brick and mortar shared with Grizzly Barber. Check out the sights and sounds of the gallery, and what some folks had to say about it being at the Mall.

We Are Here: Women of the Central Valley Invites Community to Have Conversation With Local Businesswoman

July 31, 2019 /

Building Healthy Communities Merced holds follow up event to their March We Are Here Women's Symposium

Merced Communities Rallies in Support for Undocumented Immigrants and Migrants

July 2, 2019 /

Following reports of ICE raids across the United States, members of communities across Merced County demonstrated their support for undocumented immigrants and migrants with a rally led by Faith in the Valley outside the County Administration Building. Read More

Parent Leadership Training Institute Starts Weeklong Training in Merced

June 26, 2019 /

The National Parent Leadership Institute brought the Parent Leadership Training Institute (PLTI) weeklong training to Merced on Jun. 23, 2019.

Students feel misled by school board about graduation cap decorations

May 30, 2019 /

Students from multiple Merced Union High School District (MUHSD) schools gathered at Merced High School on May 8 to address the school board regarding decorating graduation caps, frustrated with a lack of policy that was inclusive of all students. Read More