Become a Friend of Pride today — and directly support Charlotte Pride’s year-round community programs and services.

You can now give back in a continuous, sustainable way to support Charlotte Pride’s various programs and community services in:
  • Arts & Culture — including year-round programs uplifting BIPOC, trans, and queer artists and entertainers
  • Economic Growth & Upward Mobility — including support for the annual Charlotte Pride Scholarship, job fairs, work trainings, and more
  • Community Solidarity — including direct support of community members in need
  • Visibility & Education — including local advocacy and education efforts

Your monthly contribution goes directly toward sustaining the community-driven work of Charlotte Pride, including programs of Charlotte Latinx Pride, Charlotte Trans Pride, and Charlotte Women’s Pride.

Friends of Pride Giving Levels

Click the menu titles below to expand each section and see how each giving level’s benefits and how it helps Charlotte Pride!

Examples of ways your contribution at this giving level supports Charlotte Pride:

  • Helps us support our volunteers for Latinx, Trans, Women’s, and other community programs with essential supplies for monthly meetings.
  • Allows us to create one-time marketing campaigns to highlight important community programs and activities.

Your benefits as an Ally:

  • Friends of Pride sticker
  • Friends of Pride monthly newsletter
  • Annual thank you card

Examples of ways your contribution at this giving level supports Charlotte Pride:

  • Provides the opportunity to financially support marginalized and essential voices in listening and feedback sessions.
  • Assists in connecting community members with skills-building and educational workshops.

Your benefits as a Supporter:

  • Friends of Pride sticker
  • Friends of Pride monthly newsletter
  • Annual thank you card

Examples of ways your contribution at this giving level supports Charlotte Pride:

  • Pays for two LGBTQ artists to have the opportunity to share their talents with the community.
  • Gives opportunity to create safe spaces for LGTBQ folk to celebrate and grow together.

Your benefits as a Partner:

  • Friends of Pride sticker
  • Friends of Pride monthly newsletter
  • Annual thank you card
  • 10% discount at the Charlotte Pride Shop

Examples of ways your contribution at this giving level supports Charlotte Pride:

  • Supports the continued growth of the Charlotte Pride Scholarship Program.
  • Assists ability for volunteers to connect with Pride organizers from around the country and globe.

Your benefits as a Sustainer:

  • Friends of Pride sticker
  • Friends of Pride monthly newsletter
  • Annual thank you card
  • 10% discount at the Charlotte Pride Shop
  • 10% discount on all Charlotte Pride ticketed events
  • Invitation to quarterly Breakfast with Friends event

Examples of ways your contribution at this giving level supports Charlotte Pride:

  • Supports the purchase of essential items for our community to be delivered via our free, quarterly Charlotte Pride Resource Store.
  • Helps cover the cost of screening fees to show an LGBTQ filmmaker’s feature film at Reel Out Charlotte.

Your benefits as an Advocate:

  • Friends of Pride sticker
  • Friends of Pride monthly newsletter
  • Annual thank you card
  • 15% discount at the Charlotte Pride Shop
  • 15% discount on all Charlotte Pride ticketed events
  • Invitation to quarterly Breakfast with Friends event

Examples of ways your contribution at this giving level supports Charlotte Pride:

  • Gives us the ability to expand our quarterly community relief program dedicated to helping those in financial hardship.
  • Partially supports one full week of the organization’s continued execution of our programs and activities.

Your benefits as a Patron:

  • Friends of Pride sticker
  • Friends of Pride monthly newsletter
  • Annual thank you card
  • 20% discount at the Charlotte Pride Shop
  • 20% discount on all Charlotte Pride ticketed events
  • Invitation to quarterly Breakfast with Friends event
  • One complimentary VIP pass

Want to give a one-time donation instead?
Click here to donate now.

You can now give back in a continuous, sustainable way to support Charlotte Pride’s various programs and community services in:
  • Arts & Culture — including year-round programs uplifting BIPOC, trans, and queer artists and entertainers
  • Economic Growth & Upward Mobility — including support for the annual Charlotte Pride Scholarship, job fairs, work trainings, and more
  • Community Solidarity — including direct support of community members in need
  • Visibility & Education — including local advocacy and education efforts

Your monthly contribution goes directly toward sustaining the community-driven work of Charlotte Pride, including programs of Charlotte Latinx Pride, Charlotte Trans Pride, and Charlotte Women’s Pride.

Want to give a one-time donation instead? Click here to donate now.

Friends of Pride Giving Levels

Click the menu titles below to expand each section and see how each giving level’s benefits and how it helps Charlotte Pride!

Examples of ways your contribution at this giving level supports Charlotte Pride:

  • Helps us support our volunteers for Latinx, Trans, Women’s, and other community programs with essential supplies for monthly meetings.
  • Allows us to create one-time marketing campaigns to highlight important community programs and activities.

Your benefits as an Ally:

  • Friends of Pride sticker
  • Friends of Pride monthly newsletter
  • Annual thank you card

Examples of ways your contribution at this giving level supports Charlotte Pride:

  • Provides the opportunity to financially support marginalized and essential voices in listening and feedback sessions.
  • Assists in connecting community members with skills-building and educational workshops.

Your benefits as a Supporter:

  • Friends of Pride sticker
  • Friends of Pride monthly newsletter
  • Annual thank you card

Examples of ways your contribution at this giving level supports Charlotte Pride:

  • Pays for two LGBTQ artists to have the opportunity to share their talents with the community.
  • Gives opportunity to create safe spaces for LGTBQ folk to celebrate and grow together.

Your benefits as a Partner:

  • Friends of Pride sticker
  • Friends of Pride monthly newsletter
  • Annual thank you card
  • 10% discount at the Charlotte Pride Shop

Examples of ways your contribution at this giving level supports Charlotte Pride:

  • Supports the continued growth of the Charlotte Pride Scholarship Program.
  • Assists ability for volunteers to connect with Pride organizers from around the country and globe.

Your benefits as a Sustainer:

  • Friends of Pride sticker
  • Friends of Pride monthly newsletter
  • Annual thank you card
  • 10% discount at the Charlotte Pride Shop
  • 10% discount on all Charlotte Pride ticketed events
  • Invitation to quarterly Breakfast with Friends event

Examples of ways your contribution at this giving level supports Charlotte Pride:

  • Supports the purchase of essential items for our community to be delivered via our free, quarterly Charlotte Pride Resource Store.
  • Helps cover the cost of screening fees to show an LGBTQ filmmaker’s feature film at Reel Out Charlotte.

Your benefits as an Advocate:

  • Friends of Pride sticker
  • Friends of Pride monthly newsletter
  • Annual thank you card
  • 15% discount at the Charlotte Pride Shop
  • 15% discount on all Charlotte Pride ticketed events
  • Invitation to quarterly Breakfast with Friends event

Examples of ways your contribution at this giving level supports Charlotte Pride:

  • Gives us the ability to expand our quarterly community relief program dedicated to helping those in financial hardship.
  • Partially supports one full week of the organization’s continued execution of our programs and activities.

Your benefits as a Patron:

  • Friends of Pride sticker
  • Friends of Pride monthly newsletter
  • Annual thank you card
  • 20% discount at the Charlotte Pride Shop
  • 20% discount on all Charlotte Pride ticketed events
  • Invitation to quarterly Breakfast with Friends event
  • One complimentary VIP pass

The Charlotte Pride Board of Directors extends a special hand of thanks and gratitude to those community members who believe in our vision and will help us this year in empowering our local LGBTQ community.


Charlotte Pride, Inc., is registered 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation incorporated and registered with the State of North Carolina. All donations to Charlotte Pride, Inc., are fully tax-deductible to the extent provided by law. Please consult your tax advisor for the appropriate treatment of any contributions made to Charlotte Pride, Inc.


Questions? Have questions about Friends of Pride? Email Jerry Yelton (they/them) at jerry@charlottepride.org.


Financial information about this organization and a copy of its license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at 919-807-2214 or 888-830-4989 for North Carolina residents.