Support Equality and Inclusion

San Diego Pride fuels transformational community-building and grassroots movements to advance equality and respect for LGBTQ people locally, nationally and globally.

 Donate now to help propel our work for LGBTQ rights, visibility, and futures.

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Your Impact

Every donation to San Diego Pride fuels our mission to create a more inclusive society. Your support enables us to:

  • Empower LGBTQ Leadership: Support programs fostering LGBTQ leaders of all ages and backgrounds to advocate for visibility, representation, and inclusive resources.
  • Educate and Raise Awareness: Develop initiatives promoting understanding, combating discrimination, and celebrating diversity.
  • Organize Community Events: Host year-round, community-led events fostering LGBTQ unity and belonging.
  • Philanthropic Giving: Fund impactful global projects uplifting the LGBTQ community.


Ways to Give

Your generosity can make a difference in many ways:

  1. One-Time Donations: Make a single, impactful contribution to support our ongoing initiatives.
  2. Recurring Donations: Join our Pride Sustainers by setting up a monthly donation to sustain our work throughout the year.
  3. Corporate Sponsorship: Explore opportunities for businesses to partner with us in promoting diversity and inclusion.

Donation Tiers

Consider the impact your donation can have:

  • Pride Supporter $10/month (or $120 one-time): Provides materials for educational workshops.
  • Pride Advocate $25/month (or $300 one-time): Supports community outreach programs.
  • Friend of Pride $50/month (or $600 one-time): Contributes to the organization of inclusive events.
  • Ambassador of Pride $100+/month (or $1,200+ one-time): Fuels comprehensive LGBTQ+ advocacy initiatives and sustains our continued movement as a membership level donor. Additional tier and membership benefits information here.

Your ongoing monthly support ensures a lasting impact on our programs and initiatives. For one-time donations, choose the amount that aligns with your commitment to building a more inclusive future.


Contact us

For any questions or additional information, please reach out to us at [email protected]. We are also happy to work with you to contribute by other charitable means including planned giving, corporate matches, in-kind donations, and more!

Your support is vital to building a more inclusive future. Thank you for joining us in the journey towards equality, acceptance, and pride!

As a registered 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization (EIN: 33-0619449), your gift to San Diego Pride is tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.

San Diego Pride’s Philanthropic Values Statement

With funds raised through annual festival revenue, grants, and through the generosity of dedicated donors, San Diego Pride seeks to advance our mission to foster pride, equality, and respect for all lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities locally, nationally, and globally. We have funded not only our own education and advocacy programming but also distributed over $3 Million to other LGBTQ-serving programming around the world that strengthens our collective LGBTQ community.

We have committed to:

  • Distinguishing San Diego Pride as an organization that is worthy of investment of time, talent, and resources by volunteers, performers, community members, foundations and corporations.
  • Pursuing our mission for justice with joy and a commitment to our vision of a world free of prejudice and bias. We believe that philanthropic engagement is critical to achieving both our mission and vision.
  • Conducting our business with the highest degree of integrity, following current best practices in fundraising.
  • Engaging our community in our programs as volunteers, artists and performers, ticket buyers/attendees, advocates, and donors.
  • Articulating the stories of our impact both verbally and in collateral materials with professionalism and enthusiasm.
  • Creating valuable connections by being responsive to volunteers, attendees, advocates and donors in providing information about our programming.
  • Conveying authentic appreciation to our donors throughout the year. Acknowledging donations promptly and appropriately.
  • Valuing the involvement of all our patrons through benefits and stewardship to attract and retain them.
  • Remaining current on local, national, and global trends in philanthropy and nimbly respond to challenges and opportunities in our environment.
  • Engaging our board members and volunteers in ways that encourage their participation and involvement in the development process.