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Scholarships available to attend 2015 Campus Pride Summer Leadership Academy for LGBTQ Youth from HBCUS, TCU, HSIs

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Campus Pride for the second year partners with the National Black Justice Coalition for HBCU outreach; Over $20,000 in scholarship assistance funding available to attend Camp Pride Summer Leadership Academy for LGBTQ youth leaders; Apply online now at CampusPride.org/Money (Charlotte, NC) – Campus Pride launches outreach effort to fund LGBTQ youth leaders from Minority Serving Institutions  (MSIs) such […]

9th Annual Campus Pride Summer Leadership Academy moves to Charlotte, NC this July 14-19, 2015; LGBTQ youth event will be the first national event of its kind to be held locally in the Queen City

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UNC Charlotte’s Spectrum and Johnson C. Smith University’s S.A.F.E. Pride student organizations to partner in bringing the premier national LGBTQ young adult leadership training to the South; Campus Pride seeks volunteers to be part of local Charlotte host committee as well as support from business community Charlotte, NC – Campus Pride announced today that the 9th […]

Campus Pride receives $20,000 grant from the David Bohnett Foundation to support scholarships to Camp Pride Summer Leadership Academy this July

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For the second year, the grant from the David Bohnett Foundation helps to support scholarship funding for HBCU, TCU and 2 Year Colleges for Camp Pride this July The David Bohnett Foundation grant will be allocated to support Campus Pride’s Camp Pride Summer Leadership Academy, which builds and strengthens a diverse student-led movement of young adults who […]

Campus Pride suspends University of Minnesota Duluth from being considered in 2015 listing of top-rated LGBTQ-friendly colleges and universities; Cites recent handling of the dismissal of Women’s Ice Hockey Coach and her coaching staff who all happen to be gay or bisexual

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In mid-August of 2014, Campus Pride announced its list of the top-rated LGBTQ-friendly colleges and universities in the nation. For the second year in a row, the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) was on that list.  The annual listing features campuses which score high on the Campus Pride Index for LGBTQ-inclusive policies, programs and practices. […]

Looking for LGBTQ-Friendly Colleges? RSVP Now for Campus Pride & GLSEN FREE Online LGBTQ-Friendly College Fair March 19

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Prospective Students RSVP RSVP as a Prospective Student/Family Member College Representatives REGISTER Register as a College Representative Early Registration Discount until March 5 Date: Thursday March 19, 2015 Hours of Operation: 9:00am – 9:00pm EST Live Broadcast & Twitter Chats from 1:30pm – 6:00pm EST Location: CampusPride.org/CollegeFair Learn More   Watch the Tutorial Video Representatives […]

Campus Pride awards North Carolina Central University and Harris-Stowe State University with “LGBTQ on Campus” grant to build safer, more LGBTQ-inclusive campus climates in partnership with Kognito

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 Campus Pride focuses on rural areas, Southern campuses and minority serving institutions with “LGBTQ on Campus” grant award in partnership with Kognito Campus Pride awards grants to North Carolina Central University and Harris-Stowe State University for one year of funding for the usage of the “LGBTQ on Campus” online trainings developed in partnership with Kognito. […]

Campus Pride Summer Internships & Fellowships – Apply now

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Summer Fellowships & Internships - Check back for more information Campus Pride seeks college students with a desire to learn more about campus organizing and social justice issues to work as summer fellows and interns in our home office based in Charlotte, NC. Individuals selected have opportunities to observe and participate in substantive work and develop resources […]

Carolina Vokswagen & Low Country Volkswagen donates $4,600 to Campus Pride from annual fundraiser

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The Donald Automotive Group’s ​two​ Volkswagen dealerships teamed up with Campus Pride for an annual fundraiser to support LGBTQ youth​ raising​ $4,600 For the second year in a row, Carolina Volkswagen has exemplified support of Campus Pride by hosting a seasonal fundraiser for LGBTQ youth. This year, Low Country Volkswagen of Mount Pleasant joined the […]

Campus Pride asks campuses to complete New Campus Pride Index 2.0 and Campus Pride Sports Index by March 31, 2015; Take a FREE webinar this February to learn more and ask questions

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Kognito partnered with Campus Pride to offer two free webinars to help campuses learn how to improve LGBTQ Campus Climate and to complete the assessment on the new Campus Pride Sports Index and Campus Pride Index 2.0 by March 31, 2015   Campus Pride launches the NEW Campus Pride Index & Campus Pride Sports Index to […]

Campus Pride salutes the National Black Justice Coalition as it celebrates 11 years of leadership and advocacy and supports the Top 100 Emerging Leaders to Watch

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Campus Pride salutes the National Black Justice Coalition as it celebrates 11 years of leadership and advocacy and supports the release of the 100 Black LGBTQ/SGL Emerging Leaders to Watch Campus Pride values its partnership with the National Black Justice Coalition (NBJC) as it celebrates 11 years of leadership and advocacy.   As an LGBTQ national […]

Central Michigan University Alternative Winter Break with Campus Pride

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Central Michigan University sends students for Alternative Winter Break Program with Campus Pride in Charlotte, NC Central Michigan University has partnered with Campus Pride for a second year to provide an Alternative Break Program experience through BreakAway. CMU Students joined Campus Pride in Charlotte, NC for their Winter break 2014. The following a reflection of […]

Going Home for the Holidays: Give a gift of love to start new dialogues around faith and being LGBTQ with your family

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Campus Pride & Faith in America share this Holiday letter to create dialogue this Christmas around faith and being LGBTQ with your family Download Letter The Holidays are coming, finals are almost over and you’re about to head home for winter break. There can be some anxiety around going home for the holidays if you’re going […]

Campus Pride Board Chair shares 2013 financial growth and illustrates the Charlotte-based impact and investment of our LGBTQ youth work and community involvement locally

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Campus Pride is proud to call Charlotte, NC its home and is one of a handful of national nonprofits founded and operating in the South. Every year Campus Pride invests a significant portion of its programs in the Charlotte area to support where we live and to better LGBTQ youth in the local community. In […]

Campus Pride joins other national LGBTQ organizations in issuing Open Letter: From Ferguson to True Freedom

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Charlotte, NC, December 9, 2014 — Campus Pride, in coalition with other national lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender organizations, today issued the following open letter: An Open Letter: From Ferguson to True Freedom Words cannot begin to describe the depth of feeling we all share about the unfolding tragedies in Ferguson and New York City. Words […]

Shane Windmeyer featured on CollegeWeekLive “How to Find an LGBTQ-Friendly Campus” this Thurs, December 11

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CollegeWeekLive hosts All Access Day on December 11, 2014 Applying for college can be stressful and difficult – we are here to help you make the right decisions during your college selection and application process. Campus Pride joins CollegeWeekLive All Access Day on Thursday, December 11, 2014 from 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM EST. Join […]

Campus Pride & GLSEN Online LGBTQ-Friendly College Fair; Register Now

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  CAMPUS PRIDE & GLSEN NATIONAL ONLINE COLLEGE FAIR & PREP DAY   FOR LGBTQ & ALLY STUDENTS & FAMILIES   March 19, 9:00 am to 9:00 pm EST Live Broadcast & Chat from 1:30pm to 6:00pm EST Location: Online Virtual Fair – CampusPride.org/CollegeFair Early Registration Discount until March 5, 2014 Register now for this exciting […]

Charlotte Community Forum – “Beyond Marriage Equality: Social Justice, Intersectionality and Southern Organizing for LGBTQ Communities”

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Campus Pride and The Freedom Center for Social Justice host a local Charlotte Community Forum on Wednesday, December 17 Please mark your calendar for this Charlotte Community Forum on Wed, Dec 17 titled: “Beyond Marriage Equality: Social Justice, Intersectionality and Southern Organizing for LGBTQ Communities” – Everyone is Welcome. The program is sponsored by The Freedom […]

Apply Now: Voice & Action Award Applications Due Friday, December 5th

Apply now for the Campus Pride Voice & Action Awards: Student Leader Award, Athlete Award, Sorority/Fraternity Award & Advisor Award  Apply Now The Voice & Action National Leadership Award program embodies our mission, values and vision for inclusion and recognition of young adult leaders. The annual awards are an honorary national recognition program highlighting the outstanding accomplishments of LGBTQ […]

Donate now for #GivingTuesday

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Hi, I am Romeo Jackson.  I am a senior at Northern Illinois University and returning from Washington, DC where I interned in the U.S. House of Representatives this Fall. As we enter this Holiday Season, I am reflecting on what I am thankful for. The first thought that comes to mind is Campus Pride. My fellow peers, […]

Take Action on World AIDS Day December 1; Plus join Google+ Hangout Live at 4 p.m. EDT

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Today is World AIDS Day – Here’s how you can take action Google+ Live Hangout Join Campus Pride and AIDS United on World AIDS Day December 1 in a Live Google+ Hangout discussing HIV/AIDS from “Impact to Action” at 4 p.m. EDT.  This discussion will be specifically geared toward our future work and necessary actions for young […]