All good men and women must take responsibility to create legacies that will take the next generation to a level we could only imagine. -Jim Rohn
PHILADELPHIA BLACK PRIDE ( formally Philadelphia Black Gay Pride), THE OFFICIAL HOST of PHILLY BLACK PRIDE/PENN RELAYS WEEKEND, our mission is to transform the living and social environments of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) people of color. We aim to create multicultural opportunities that educates, inspires, improves and celebrates the experiences of LGBTQ individuals through programs, policy, advocacy, partnerships and relationship building.
One of the only non-profit pride celebrations in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania created for and planned entirely by volunteers of the community .
Engaging initiatives that address socio-economic issues affecting our communities.
Leadership and skills building opportunities for innovation and mobilization of youth visibility and action in our community.