Descriptions of Categories:
Local service organizations or nonprofits that need additional volunteer help during the COVID-19 emergency, either in-person or remote. Pride will help to call on volunteers to support.
Community-based, person-to-person aid for the LGBTQ+ community. May include financial assistance or task-based assistance and aid.
Health & Wellness
LGBTQ+-specific health and wellness resources, including but not limited to: exercise, fitness, nutrition, food access, mental health, and physical health.
Opportunities for people to connect with through creative, visual, performing art. May include things group art & crafts, painting classes, sing-alongs, book clubs, poetry readings, music lessons via social media or conferencing technologies, etc.
Virtual Meetups & Social Spaces
Opportunities to meet up with groups via social media or conferencing technologies. May be general LGBTQ+ community as a whole or may be focused on a specific subset of our community. These may be informal.
Spiritual & Faith
Opportunities to connect with LGBTQ-affirming faith leaders or faith communities. May include weekly live-streamed services and/or connecting one-on-one with faith leaders.
Corporate Partner Community Support
Support and/or resources offered by corporations, including Pride's sponsors, for the community.
Local LGBTQ & Allied Businesses
Supporting our LGBTQ+-owned and allied local businesses during this public health emergency will be vital to their economic survival. These small businesses are still open for business (possibly in a limited capacity).
Supporting our LGBTQ+ entertainers and artists. Promotion of LGBTQ+ entertainers and artists providing virtual concerts or performances while social distancing.
External Guides & Support
Government or community-created guides to resources and support available during the COVID-19 emergency, not LGBTQ+-specific.