Volunteer: Support LGBTQ+ Youth in Foster Care

Delaware CASA Program: Support Youth in Foster Care

Court-Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs): Help LGBTQ+ Youth in Foster Care Thrive Navigating the foster care system can be an arduous and daunting experience, particularly for vulnerable youth who identify as LGBTQ+. However, Court-Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs) are playing a vital role in providing support, guidance, and advocacy to ensure the best possible outcomes for these … 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

Volunteer for a Program Committee

Susssex County LGBTQ+ Community, Delaware

Sussex Pride Program committees are made up of community members like you, along with representatives from other non-profit organizations and state agencies, working together to improve the quality of life for LGBTQ+ folks living in Sussex County and the state of Delaware. Sussex Pride currently has two committees meeting monthly. They are our health committee … Read more

Volunteer or a Sussex Pride Board Committee

Sussex Pride Board of Directors

If you’re interested in getting more involved in Sussex Pride, serving on a board committee may be a good fit for you. Our Board of Directors has three standing committees, and you do not need to be a board member to volunteer for one of these committees. It is an excellent way to meet some … Read more

Volunteer at an Outreach Event

Sussex Pride Outreach Events

Sussex Pride has several outreach events coming up and we are looking for some volunteers to help. Volunteers will staff the outreach table, talk to visitors about Sussex Pride, collect email addresses, and answer questions. If you don’t think you know enough about Sussex Pride, don’t worry, there will be others there to back you … Read more

Volunteer: Trans Day of Remembrance

Transgender Day of Remembrance

Volunteers are needed to help plan the Transgender Day of Remembrance. Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) was started in 1999 by transgender advocate Gwendolyn Ann Smith as a vigil to honor the memory of Rita Hester, a transgender woman who was killed in 1998. The vigil commemorated all the transgender people lost to violence since … Read more