FEB 27 - MAR 1, 2020 | BOSTON, MA | 10 AM - 6 PM |
Boston Convention and Exhibition Center | Diversity Lounge
Join us in the diversity lounge, play some werewolves and grab your swag!
Hello, fellow clan members and community, it's time for PMS Clan to again join the diversity lounge at PAX East. We invite you all to to stop by to say hello and join us in other fun activities. We can't wait to see our east coast gaming crew! So what will PMS Clan be doing at PAX East...
PMS CLAN DIVERSITY LOUNGE BOOTH - Thanks to our lovely friends at PAX, we've again secured a space in the diversity lounge at one of the biggest gaming events around. We'll be drawing for a gaming swag bag with a Corsair M55 Mouse and MM300 extended mousepad every day at PAX. Those at home also have a shot, enter to win now at www.pmsclan.com/giveaway.
ATTENDING DIVERSITY LOUNGE ORGANIZATIONS
We're told there are almost 20 other diversity organizations attending, so there will be many groups to support! Check them out:
AnyKey - An advocacy group that supports diversity, inclusion, and equity in competitive gaming. We amplify, connect, and empower marginalized players and their allies through research and strategic initiatives.
Able Gamers - Gives people with disabilities custom gaming setups, so they can have fun with their friends and family.
Boston Gaymers - A social group for LGBT+ gamers in the Greater Boston area to help find and make new friends in a safe and welcoming environment.
Nerdtino - The first Latinx Comic Book Convention on the East Coast, focusing on promoting the presence of and history of Latinx, Hispanic, Afro-Caribbean, Afro-Latinx, and Iberian creators in Geek Culture!
Checkpoint - CheckPoint is a charity that provides mental health resources for gamers and the gaming community.
Toronto Gaymers - Toronto Gaymers is Toronto's original LGBTQ+ social group for geeks and gamers of all stripes.
To Write Love On Her Arms - A non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide.
Guardians - An online community with the focus of promoting mental health awareness and supporting mental health organizations that make a difference in the gaming community
NYC Gaymers - A community of LGBTQIA+ gamers moving to create safe gaming spaces that reflect the diversity and inclusivity of New York.
Uplift - a nonprofit dedicated to combating sexual violence in online communities through education and advocacy.
I Need Diverse Games - Seeks to bring projects, works and research by marginalized folks to light.
Games & Online Harassment Hotline - A hotline for people who find themselves in crisis situations caused by online harassment.
Geeks OUT - Seeks to rally, promote, and empower the queer geek community.
TransLifeline - A trans-led organization that connects trans people to the community, support, and resources they need to survive and thrive.
GaymerX - Dedicated to celebrating and supporting LGBTQ+ people and culture in the world of gaming, with a focus on video games.
Take This - Seeks to decrease the stigma, and increase the support for, mental health in the game enthusiast community and inside the game industry.
Center for Suicide Awareness - provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, across the United States.
Qweerty Gaymers - Integrates LGBTQ Gamers into the gamer community, to provide the opportunity for local developers to reach out to LGBTQ Gamers.
A WEREWOLF MEET-UP - We want to organize an Ultimate Werewolves meet-up (Social Deception Game), so make sure you let us know what days you'll be around. You will not need a PAX badge to attend and the meet-up time will be after the floor closes for the day so those working the event can still make it.
Please fill out this form if you will be attending PAX East so we can coordinate activities!
CALL TO CLAN MEMBERS ONLY:
T-SHIRTS - Yep, we're bringing over some new shirts for you to take home. Don't forget to put your size and grab them at the Diversity Lounge during the event. We may have some other smaller swag too so don't miss out!
VOLUNTEER: Do you want to help? We're looking for Members who are willing to represent the Clan at our booth. You can sign up on the PAX East form to donate two hours of your time. You'll be the face of the Clan and help educate PAX East attendees about what makes our community so special.
We can't wait to see you there!