Charlotte Pride seeks parade volunteers!

Charlotte Pride is announcing a variety of volunteer position availabilities. This year, we will present our first all-locally-planned Charlotte Pride Parade, the first-ever Pride parade since NC Pride visited the Queen City in 1994. To make it possible, we need the dedicated help and support of community members. Join our all-volunteer Executive Committee and parade […]

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Charlotte Pride announces the 2013 Champions of Pride Awards to honor LGBTQ & ally community members

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                       June 6, 2013 Contact: Matt Comer, Media & Marketing Chair, media@charlottepride.org, 336-391-9528 Charlotte Pride announces the 2013 Champions of Pride Awards to honor LGBTQ & ally community members Nominate and apply online starting now until July 15, 2013 CLICK HERE TO MAKE A NOMINATION CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Charlotte Pride announces the first-ever Champions […]

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Charlotte Pride remembers the Stonewall Riots

On June 5, 2013, the Executive Committee of Charlotte Pride unanimously approved a resolution to honor and remember the Stonewall Riots of June 28, 1969, in commemoration of National LGBT Pride Month. Read the resolution below. A RESOLUTION TO HONOR AND REMEMBER THE STONEWALL RIOTS (JUNE 28, 1969)  WHEREAS,         On June 28, 1969, at the […]

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Wanted: Website management & Spanish-language volunteers

The Charlotte Pride Media & Marketing Committee is seeking two volunteers who can assist with immediate needs for website maintenance and Spanish-language copy-writing and marketing. Position: Spanish-language Marketing Assistant Reports to: Media & Marketing Chair/Charlotte Pride Executive Committee Duties: Assists with the creation and writing of Spanish-language marketing materials, including posters and fliers, website copy and other […]

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Charlotte Pride to host historic Pride parade this August

Charlotte Pride to host first Pride parade in Queen City since 1994 CHARLOTTE, N.C. – For the first time since 1994, the Queen City will play host to a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community Pride parade. The parade, organized by Charlotte Pride, is slated for Sunday, August, 25, 2013, as part of […]

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Charlotte Pride and Charlotte Pocket Rocket announce partnership to produce 2013 Charlotte Pride Guide

Charlotte Pride and Charlotte Pocket Rocket are excited to announce a new partnership this year to produce the 2013 Charlotte Pride Guide. The unique partnership will allow Charlotte Pride to partner with a local LGBT publication in producing this year’s 2013 Charlotte Pride Guide. It will be published in Charlotte Pocket Rocket’s August 2013 issue. […]

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Charlotte Pride to feature Big Freedia; Pride Parade entry applications now open

The organizers of Charlotte Pride are excited to announce our first confirmed entertainer for this year’s festival, slated for Uptown Charlotte, August 24-25, 2013. Big Freedia to perform at Charlotte Pride Big Freedia (pronounced “FREE-da”), known as the Queen of Bounce, is at the forefront of the Bounce rap movement (a sub-genre of hip-hop born […]

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$2,000 in one week! You can make it happen again!

You made magic happen last week. And, we’re counting on you to help make it happen again! Last week, a community member in Charlotte contacted us with a gracious offer: He would match, dollar-for-dollar, every dollar we raised up to $1,000. Because of you, we made the goal and turned $1,000 of your generous contributions […]

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Give a little-Get a lot! Charlotte Pride $1,000 Matching Gift Challenge

Thanks to a generous community donor and YOU, Charlotte Pride is going to be growing, growing, growing during its 30-day $5,500 fundraising challenge! In the third week of our $5,500 30-day fundraising campaign, a community donor, who wishes to remain anonymous, has stepped up to the plate to offer a $1,000 matching challenge! This donor […]

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Show your Pride! More sponsorship and vendor opportunities announced!

The Charlotte Pride Executive Committee is pleased to announce the availability of our 2013 Charlotte Pride Sponsorship Packet and other ways you can get involved with supporting our organization and its 2013 events this year. The sponsorship packet details your opportunities to support our work this year, ranging from opportunities for smaller businesses and organizations […]

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