Love is Love
"Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself."--Harvey Fierstein
We aim to promote unity, visibility, self-esteem and positive image of the LGBTQIA+ community. Goals include activities to enhance mental and physical health, to provide social support, and foster an awareness of past and present contributions of LGBTQIA+ people. We celebrate our diversity annually at our PRIDE event.
ALL EVENTS CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19
STAY SAFE UNTIL WE GATHER TOGETHER AGAIN
Hendersonville Pride Week Proclamation will be presented by Hendersonville Mayor Barbara Volk at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 900 Blythe Street on Saturday, May 30th at the beginning of the 3:00 PM Atlanta Gay Men's Chorus Concert.
2 Concerts Saturday (May 30th) 3:00 PM & 7:00 PM
900 Blythe Street
Hendersonville, North Carolina 28791
Roger Smith 2020 Concert
(sponsored by First Congregational Church UCC)
(advance tickets will be required for this free concert)
(CANCELLED TO A DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED LATER)
Saturday (June 6th) 12 PM - 3 PM
107 E. Blue Ridge Road
Jones Street and Garren Lane
(just off of U.S. 176 (Spartanburg Hwy)
East Flat Rock (Hendersonville)
You are encouraged to bring a dish or beverage to share. Music will be provided by DJ Sassy Sue to keep your feet moving. Various LGBTQ+ organizations will be represented. Please car pool or use Uber/Lyft to the picnic.
Sunday (June 7th)
130 Kanuga Chapel Drive - Hendersonville
Concert by the Womansong of Asheville and the Asheville Gay Men's Chorus followed by an early dinner overlooking Kanuga Lake (advance tickets required)
(more details will be published soon)
We are a group of volunteers working to educate our community and to create an open and accepting environment for LGBTQIA+ families living in the Hendersonville, North Carolina area. Hendersonville Gay Pride actively works to create awareness of the power of diversity and to unite the community through PRIDE events and other activities.
Are you passionate about what we're doing? Let us know! We are always looking for volunteers to help us make our vision a reality. We'll help you find a way to volunteer that best suits you, your time, and your interests.
Whether you help through monetary donations, volunteering your time, or attending our PRIDE events, thank you. We couldn't accomplish our goals without the help of volunteers and our supporters.
We are dedicated to improving the lives of those LGBTQIA+ family in our community. Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals.
You can safely and securely give a donation by credit card or your Paypal account by clicking the "Donate" button below or if you prefer just send a check to P.O. Box 743, Hendersonville, NC 28793.
Hendersonville Pride, is registered 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation and registered with the State of North Carolina. All donations to Hendersonville Pride are fully tax-deductible to the extent provided by law. Please consult your tax advisor for the appropriate treatment of any contributions made to Hendersonville Pride.