Press Release Archive for 2001
January 18, 2001
Early Start For Pride 2001
Pride 2001 is starting early! The Pride office has been deluged with calls from people eager to participate in the event.

March 13, 2001
Community-Wide Election For Grand Marshal
Transgender Activists & Local Heroes Head Local List Clinton, Taylor and Hatch Nominated In New “Celebrity” Category

April 23, 2001
The People's Choice

Record Vote For Diversity by Community in Grand Marshal Poll

April 30, 2001
Pride 2001 Heralds Historic Expansion
New Facilities and Stages for Women, African-Americans, Youth and Elders

May 11, 2001
Work That Skirt
B-52's and Local Performers to Share Spotlight at SF Pride 2001
Diverse Program Promises Something For All

June 04, 2001
Pride Sponsorship Revenues Up 7%
Sponsorship Steady In ‘Soft’ Economy

June 05, 2001
Access All Areas
2001 Event Set To Be The Most Accessible Ever

June 08, 2001
Community Windfall
Non-Profits Stand to Share a Record $100,000

June 29, 2001
Everyone's A Winner
Diverse Community Shines In Parade Awards

July 19, 2001
It’s A Record
Pride Committee Gives $110,000 Back To Community

August 30, 2001
Pride Census Shows Economy In Slow Down

Tourist Revenue Takes A Plunge, But Confidence High

September 04, 2001
Queer is Here
Pride Census Shows Community Largely Comfortable With ‘Q Word’ & Level Of Sponsorship

October 22, 2001
Be Yourself, Change The World
SF Pride Goes In Bold New Direction With Choice Of 2002 Theme

November 01, 2001
So You Wanna Do A Stage?
Proposals From Community Solicited By Pride Committee For 2002 Event

November 02, 2001
Diversity Rules
Pride Census Shows Audience More Ethnically Diverse - Satisfaction At Record Levels

November 07, 2001
New Pride President Has Global Focus
Board Elects Joshua Smith To Lead “Change The World” Year

December 11, 2001
Partners In Pride
Committee Launches New Program For Community Groups & Small Local Business

December 20, 2001
Pride Economics Flourish
Record Grants To Community & Healthy
Surplus Underscore “Amazing Year”

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