Guam's Alternative Lifestyle Association (GALA)

who we are

GALA is a registered non-profit incorporated in Guam with a local tax exemption status.

Guam’s Alternative Lifestyle Association is a community based organization that exists to strengthen the quality of life for gay,lesbian, bisexual and transgendered persons, their families and friends through Support, Education, & Advocacy. GALA upholds a society that embraces social diversity through love and respect for all.

Guam’s Alternative Lifestyle Association believes in celebrating the diversity of our island community and envisions a society that embraces all people, including those of diverse lives and gender identities. Only with equality, respect and dignity for all will humanity reach its full potential. GALA welcomes the support and participation of all who share in its vision, and hope to realize its purpose.

board of directors     staff

Rev. James Moore, President

Ashley Yamanaka, Vice-President

Attorney Bill Pesch, Treasurer

Tim de La Cruz, PhD, Executive Director

Evan San Nicolas, Program Coordinator

Florecita Mesa, Project Assistant 

location and contact

Physical Address:

RK Plaza, Suite 307A, Tamuning, Guam

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 128,Hagatna, Guahan 96932

Tel: (671) 969-5483 or Email: