Frequently Asked Questions
What is the mission of the Pride Alliance?
North Idaho Pride Alliance is an organization of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning (LGBTQ+) people, allies and community groups working together to create a unified north Idaho.
We accomplish this through:
Networking – Building intentional relationships in the community.
Educating – Informing the community about LGBT issues and the lived experience of LGBT people and their allies.
Advocating – Creating a cross movement culture for advancing LGBT equality.
What does the Pride Alliance do?
The Pride Alliance organizes north Idaho's signature annual Pride in the Park to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community. We create strong connections and alliances through collaboration between community organizations, by providing community education and outreach and through the creation of programs that respond to the needs of the LGBTQ+ community.
Who are the Pride Community Builders?
The Pride Community Builders team represents the Alliance’s diverse community and a wide range of interests groups. Pride Community Builders serves as advisors the Board of Directors with identifying community needs and creating a strategic plan to meet those needs. In addition, Pride Community Builders are volunteers who work to strengthen the LGBTQ+ and Ally community through the creation of events and programs.
Who is part of the Pride Alliance?
Pride Alliance partners include LGBTQ and Allied community members, organizational representatives and business owners. All who support the Pride Alliance mission are welcome to be a Pride Alliance partner.
Can I donate money? What if I don’t have extra money to donate?
Absolutely, we rely heavily on community donations. Those donations are in the form of money, time and talent. When you make a contribution to the Pride Alliance you are investing in strengthening our community so everyone has the opportunity to thrive and live an authentic life.
How do I get involved?
Contact the Pride Alliance at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (208) 352-3518. The Pride Alliance is a volunteer organization and will succeed because of wonderful community members who offer their time, talents and resources to build a stronger community for everyone.