Gay Fresno is an all volunteer not-for-profit website that operates alongside: Gay VisaliaGay PortervilleGay Merced, Gay Hanford and Gay Bakersfield.

The premier and longest operating local LGBT news, resource and information blog & website.  Serving the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community since January of 2004.

Our site has an open door policy for submissions from all members of the Central Valley community, both LGBT and all others. 

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Jason Scott

Jason has spent over a decade working towards equality equality with leading statewide & nationwide non-profit equality organizations and continues to represent Marriage Equality USA in Fresno County. He founded Gay Central Valley, a non profit organization and served as president from January 2009 to May 2012.

Jacob Woods

Jacob is queer. He eats, breathes, and sleeps queer issues.

If he isn't writing a new article or blog on lgbt issues, he can be found tabling, speaking, and advocating for gay rights. He's an on the ground man engaging and educating people in the topic of equality. He attends lgbt conferences, workshops, and retreats to further educate himself so he can bring those topics back home where they count.

Jaymi Morgan

Jaymi has been involved in the equal rights movement for over 7 years and brings a unique balance of leadership and visual impact to all her work. Jaymi joined our team in 2009.

Scott R.J. Gray



Opinion articles will always be labeled "Opinion".

When viewing the full page article, view Look at the top; if the top of the page says "Opinion", that's where we'll place opinions. Yours, ours, others.

Columnists write columns to generate discussion. As such, the opinions they express are their own.

You are welcome to send your opinions to us for potential publication. They can be sent to us at: snail mail 655 Minnewawa #278, Clovis, CA 93612; email; submission (at)

We reserve the right to edit submissions for space or other reasons, but rest assured, we won't alter your written opinion. All submissions become our non-exclusive property.

Through exclusive partnerships, Gay Fresno / Gay Visalia / Gay Merced / Gay Porterville / Gay Hanford / Gay Bakersfield are the ONLY outlets in the Central Valley you can view content, which we are proud to reproduce by:

The Word
- Southern Midwest's largest gay newspaper.


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News Link, a publication of Community Link, you may read selected pieces that first appear on: Gay Fresno / Gay Visalia / Gay Merced / Gay Porterville / Gay Hanford / Gay Bakersfield in their monthly newspaper.

Our writers/staff devote their time and experience for the greater good of the community, bringing us back to our slogan: "For the Community, By the Community".