Help us queer the vote?

Ten years ago the LGBTQ community in California was deep in the fight to preserve our right to legally marry. Those of us who had been in that fight for years can recall an odd dichotomy. Shortly before we won the right to marry…

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Why Do We Come Out?

Our community has long known that when we are out and visible we are able to deconstruct the discriminatory prejudices that exist to oppress us. Today is National Coming Out Day, a time for us to proactively step out of our closets and honor…

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2018 Pride Parade Awards

We’re excited to announce the award recipients for 2018. Congratulations to all the winners!   Best Youth / Student Contingent The Alliance of Affirming Parents and Families San Diego Pride Youth Marching Band Sweetwater Union High School District GSA Best Non-Profit Contingent San Diego…

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Pride’s Legacy of Giving

In my office hangs a copy of the first Pride budget. We had a deficit of one dollar. I love having that piece of history hanging next to me as I work every day. It reminds me of the legacy gifted to us by…

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San Diego Pride Opens 2018 Community Grant Applications

San Diego Pride is pleased to announce that due to the record-setting success of this year’s Pride event, themed “Persist with Pride,” the organization is able to continue and to increase our tradition of community giving. San Diego Pride strives each year to return…

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Images of Pride

When I first began working at Pride in 2011 we were not yet using photos to tell the story of our organization or community. While we had enjoyed LGBTQ employment protections for some time in the state of California – San Diego had the…

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Warning: Sensitive Content – Ending Sexual Violence

As a sexual assault survivor, I know all too well the challenges we as LGBTQ people face accessing culturally competent services and care. When attempting to recover from something so painfully horrific, coming in contact with law enforcement, mental health services, or healthcare providers…

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Featured Events

Youth Leadership Academy

Veterans Day Parade

Palm Springs Pride

Transgender Day of Remembrance


Community events, programs, and fundraisers put on by Pride & other LGBTQ-serving organizations happen all throughout the year!

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