Partner with Pride

Charlotte Pride is expanding the ways in which it partners with local and regional businesses in order to accomplish our mission and fulfill our requirements for producing our events, programs, and activities. Beginning in February 2019, businesses will find a variety of new ways to partner with Charlotte Pride via several RFP processes. As individual RFPs and projects are published, they will be added to this page.

INTERESTED IN SPONSORSHIP? We have several unique opportunities for sponsors, too. If you’re interested in becoming a sponsor and want to discuss options for supporting Charlotte Pride’s work throughout the year, email Jerry Yelton at jerry@charlottepride.org.


Current Partnership opportunities

RFP: Promotional and Marketing Video

Charlotte Pride is seeking a video production firm with which it can partner to create video footage of the organization’s annual festival and parade, as well as footage from other programs and activities throughout the year. In addition to the festival and parade, other programs include the Reel Out Charlotte film festival, Latin Pride, and Trans Pride programming. The project would include the creation of B-roll footage and several final edited videos to be used for future promotional purposes.

Published: March 13, 2019
Submission Deadline: April 17, 2019

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Past Partnership Opportunities

RFP: Limited Edition Event T-Shirts and Merchandise

Charlotte Pride is seeking an apparel or merchandising company with which it can partner to develop a “limited edition” T-shirt, other apparel, or other sellable merchandise items for this year’s annual festival and parade. Charlotte Pride seeks to sell anywhere from 300-500 T-shirts on a “limited edition” basis in 2019. Though the T-shirt is the primary product being sought and considered, other apparel or merchandise items may also be proposed and considered for sale on a “limited edition” basis.

Published: February 15, 2019
Submission Deadline: March 8, 2019

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RFP: VIP Catering

Charlotte Pride is seeking an events and catering company with which it can partner to develop an enhanced cocktail VIP experience for this year’s festival and parade. Charlotte Pride seeks to sell anywhere from 300-500 VIP tickets in 2019 in addition to the 125 community and corporate tickets that are not purchased. We seek a catering quote that provides for 1500 visits to the buffet, allowing 2-3 visits to the buffet per ticket holder throughout the weekend. This would include a “brunch with Pride” on the morning of Sunday, August 18, from 10:30am until 12pm. A brunch proposal can be submitted separately from the primary catering proposal.

Published: February 22, 2019
Submission Deadline: March 8, 2019

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Questions?

Each RFP or other project is assigned a primary contact person. If you have questions specific to a particular project, please inquire with the contact person assigned to that project.