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Statement by the San Francisco Pride Celebration Committee on Last Evening’s Shooting Involving Two Vendors

Sunday night, the San Francisco Pride Celebration Committee (“SFPCC”) learned that following our 43rd Annual Pride Celebration, two of our vendors were in the process of closing their booth and finishing up sales, when they were injured by nearby gunfire. … Continue reading

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From the CEO…

From the CEO… Dear Friends & Stakeholders: I am pleased to welcome you to Pride Month as we approach the 43rd Annual San Francisco Pride Celebration & Parade!  I am particularly honored to serve as SF Pride’s first CEO.  Collectively, … Continue reading

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SF Pride Calls for Community Meeting

Dear Community Members: For the past four decades, SF Pride has stood firmly to advance its mission to educate the world about LGBT issues, commemorate LGBT heritage, celebrate LGBT culture, and liberate LGBT people. Thank you for your patience regarding … Continue reading

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SF Pride Security and Safety for the 2013 Event

Our hearts and condolences go out to all those impacted by the senseless bombing tragedy in Boston. Safety and security of our attendees is our number one priority and we take these modern-day threat challenges very seriously. With the impending … Continue reading

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SF Pride CEO Earl Plante to speak at Black Health & Healing Summit

The Black Coalition on AIDS/Rafiki Wellness will be hosting a Black Health & Healing Summit – “Alive, Aware & Taking Action,” on Saturday, April 20, from 9am-5pm at the Cesar Chavez Student Center at San Francisco State University. Conference highlights … Continue reading

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SF Pride Wins Bay Area Reporter Reader’s Poll

San Francisco’s Pride Parade and festival is the best LGBT event in the city in this year’s Best of the Gays readers’ poll. SF Pride was also voted best LGBT fundraiser. “All of us are profoundly committed to promoting our … Continue reading

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March is Women’s History Month

As we approached the end of Women’s History Month, SF Pride took stock of the enormous contributions women have made to the global movement for LGBT rights and visibility. Here at San Francisco Pride, a trendsetter in the global Pride … Continue reading

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Nancy Pelosi in Support of Same Sex Marriage

Statement by Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi. Edie Windsor lost the love of her life in 2009. They had been together for more than 40 years. They were partners and best friends. They shared everything and honored their responsibilities to one another. … Continue reading

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Reflecting on Women’s History Month 2013

Each year, Women’s History Month is celebrated.  It is a month dedicated to recognizing the contributions and historical events by women that have shaped society as well as the ongoing challenges that women face.  The 2013 National Women’s History Month … Continue reading

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New Legislation Could Affect Your Bottom-Line

San Francisco Supervisor Mark Farrell Supervisor Mark Farrell has introduced legislation at City Hall which will have a significant and positive financial impact for LGBT couples in San Francisco who work for the City. Currently, if same-sex spouses/domestic partners elect to … Continue reading

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