LGBTQ+ Youth & Family Research Project

LGBTQ+ Youth & Family Research Proect

Share your story! LGBTQ+ youth and their parents or caregivers are invited to join a study on how LGBTQ+ youth grow in their identities and how parents and caregivers are involved in that development. The study is for LGBTQ+ youth ages 13 to 20 & their parent or caregiver who live in DE, NJ, MD, … Read more

AARP Tax Preparation Assistance

AARP Tax Aide Delaware

The Lewes Public Library is hosting Tax-Aide volunteers who will prepare federal and Delaware income tax returns for the 2023 filing year. Volunteers are certified by the IRS. Tax-Aide, a joint venture between the IRS and AARP, is a free service open to taxpayers of all ages with low to moderate income. AARP membership is not required. Volunteers … Read more

LGBTQIA+ Cancer Study

LGBTQ+ Cancer Study

Are you an LGBTQIA+ individual who has been diagnosed with cancer and are over 40 years old? Are you the care partner for an LGBTQIA+ adult diagnosed with cancer and are over 21 years old? If so you may be eligible to participate in this online study and be compensated for your time. Help us … Read more

Partner with Pride: Community Collaborations

Partner with Pride

Sussex Pride has had the opportunity to collaborate with many different community organizations including Employee Resource Groups (ERGs), Sports Teams, Social Groups, Churches and Faith Based Organizations. If you are an organization interested in supporting the LGBTQ+ community in Sussex County, here are some ways we can potentially work together. Invite us to your next … Read more

Roxy Heads to Little Rock!

Roxy Overbrooke

Roxy Overbrooke, our reigning Miss Gay Eastern States America, heads to Little Rock Arkansas to compete in the Miss Gay America Pageant January 16th through 19th. Roxy is always giving back to the community. She has been a tremendous supporter of Sussex Pride since day one! Roxy was part of the Rehoboth Beach Pride Benefit … Read more

Categories Men

Welcome Angel / Lamar

Sussex Pride Welcome Angel Lamar Delaware

Sussex Pride is excited to welcome our new intern Angel or Lamar Kellam whose internship will be with us from January through the end of April. They are gender fluid and go by either the name Angel or the name Lamar. They sometimes dress in a more masculine mode (as pictured here) and go by … Read more

Delaware Pride Interfaith Service

Delaware Pride Interfaith Service

Delaware Pride is planning to hold an interfaith service as part of this year’s Delaware Pride celebration. This is a wonderful opportunity to counter the message of anti-LGBTQ+ religious protesters that have shown up at recent pride festivals and say clearly that LGBTQ+ people are welcome and valued just as they are in many faith … Read more

SMART Recovery and the LGBTQ+ Community

SMART Recovery Delaware

Founded on the principles of self-empowerment, peer support, and evidence-based practices, SMART Recovery has emerged as a vital resource in combating substance use disorders among LGBTQ+ individuals. To truly grasp the significance of SMART Recovery in the LGBTQ+ community, it’s essential to understand the roots of this movement and the reasons behind the heightened rates … Read more

Delaware PIT Survey & LGBTQ+ Youth

Delaware Point in Time (PIT) Survey

The Point in Time (PIT) survey is a federally mandated annual event that aims to identify the number of people experiencing homelessness. The survey collects data on how many people are experiencing unsheltered or sheltered homelessness and what factors contributed to their current situation. The survey is particularly important for marginalized groups such as LGBTQ … Read more