Alpha Eta Chi Hosts LGBT Inclusive Greek Picnic
05/20/2014

The Order of Alpha Eta Chi, Inc. will be providing a new inclusive experience for the Greater Nashville LGBT community. The non-profit community service organization has planned a weekend of events from May 23-25 across the city for the Greek and Non-Greek LGBT community.

Online PR News – 20-May-2014 – Nashville, TN. – The Order of Alpha Eta Chi, Inc. will be providing a new inclusive experience for the Greater Nashville LGBT community. The non-profit community service organization has planned a weekend of events from May 23-25 across the city for the Greek and Non-Greek LGBT community.

Desmond Dowell, 25, from Memphis, Tenn. is the current president of the local chapter. He said the weekend’s purpose is to provide joy, a stronger bond, uncontrollable laughter, and long lasting memories.

The events start on Friday, May 23 with a cocktail hour at Tribe Nashville at 7 p.m., and will be immediately followed by a night of fun at Laser Quest. Saturday, May 24 will kick off with the Greek Picnic at 1 p.m. The event is free of charge and guest will be treated to chargrilled hamburgers, hotdogs, southern potato salad, home made baked beans, and chilled beverages. It will be held at Shelby Park in Downtown Nashville.

Dowell said these events where planned to foster in and share unity amongst the Greater Nashville Area and other organizations alike.

Out of town guest and local participants will receive an opportunity to party the night away at the organizations charitable fundraiser social. The LGBT soiree will begin at 11 p.m. and participants can dance the night away inside of the comforts of Parisas, a local Nashville venue. Sunday, May 25 will end the weekend’s festivities with a fellowship luncheon at Dave & Busters from noon until guests are ready to depart.

“I am heavily excited about the weekend,” said Ernest Hollimon, 24, from Murfreesboro, Tenn. “I get to see familiar and unfamiliar faces, as well as give extend to the community an alternative experience.”

The Order of Alpha Eta Chi, Inc. is proud to begin their growth and service in the Greater Nashville Area. The organization aims to promote unity amongst members of the homosexual community by sharing knowledge about safe sex, promoting awareness of HIV/AIDS and cancer, aiding in research, promoting positive health and providing a social as well as service platform for young gay, bisexual males & transgender women.

For more information on the Nashville LGBT Picnic or The Order of Alpha Eta Chi, Inc. contact Desmond Dowell at 901-674-8477 or Desmond.Dowell@gmail.com