To inspire giving to expand opportunities and advance full equality for LGBTQ people across the Northwest. Pride Foundation envisions a world in which all LGBTQ youth, adults and families enjoy the freedom to live safely, openly and genuinely.
Bottom Line for Portland
Pride Foundation invests in issues impacting LGBTQ people, like safe schools, health care access and housing. Last year, Pride Foundation invested $98,000 in scholarships for LGBTQ students and $50,000 in grants to organizations providing services for LGBTQ communities in Portland.
“Support from Pride Foundation allows me to fulfill my goal of visibility for queer women of color in the education sector, something I desperately wanted to see growing up. I have walked out a stronger person than I ever imagined.” —Neka, scholarship recipient
How far does a $10 donation go with your organization?
$10 helps an LGBTQ student leader attend Pride Foundation’s annual scholarship celebration, where they can be surrounded by their peers and community members.
How far does a $50 donation go with your organization?
$50 allows an LGBTQ youth to travel from rural Oregon and connect with a community of their peers at an annual youth conference in Portland.