Press Releases

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 […]

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 applauds Ohio State for adding optional LGBTQ identity question on college admission form

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Ohio State becomes one of a dozen colleges and universities to ask  an optional question on admission and enrollment forms for purposes of academic success, enrollment and retention Campus Pride applauds Ohio State for adding an optional LGBTQ identity question on their college admission form for the 2015-16 application cycle.   Ohio State uses the Common […]

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 […]

Campus Pride ties at #8 in Top 10 Ranking of National LGBTQ Organization Websites

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Campus Pride ties for #8 in national LGBTQ websites ranking of the Top 30; Campus Pride shares the #8 spot with organizations 8 to 13 times its annual budget Campus Pride tied for the number 8 spot and scores high in the overall  “Top 30 National LGBT Advocacy Websites” released today.  Campus Pride shares the number 8 […]

Campus Pride’s statement on Ferguson grand jury decision: “There must be accountability and consequences…”

Campus Pride Advisory Board member Jonathan Green alongside other UNC Greensboro students chalk campus sidewalks with their feelings and response to the Ferguson decision Monday night

  On Monday, November 24, the grand jury in the Ferguson case decided not to bring criminal charges toward Darren Wilson, the police officer who killed Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager this past Summer in Missouri. Campus Pride released the following statement: “Another unarmed young black man has been killed in this country.  All of us […]

BUY A NEW CAR & SUPPORT LGBTQ YOUTH: Carolina Volkswagen & Low Country Volkswagen team up with Campus Pride until December

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North Carolina & South Carolina: Now you can buy a car from Carolina Volkswagen or Low Country Volkswagen and support LGBTQ youth with Campus Pride until December 31, 2014 ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS SAY “CAMPUS PRIDE” OR ANYTHING GAY & PROUD!!! Charlotte-based national nonprofit Campus Pride teams up with Carolina Volkswagen in Charlotte […]

Johnson C. Smith University to Host First PRIDE Day on Wed. Nov. 19

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Campus Pride sponsors Johnson C. Smith University first ever Pride Day on November 19, 2014 Charlotte, N.C. - Johnson C. Smith University campus organizations have collaborated to deliver the first ever PRIDE on campus. Campus Pride Leadership Academy Camp Pride alumni Warren Radebe is the lead organizer behind the Pride event who continues to challenge administration […]

Register Now: Campus Pride partners with PaperClip Communications on webinar, Wed, Nov 19 – “Strategies for Serving & Supporting Transgender & Gender-Nonconforming Students”

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This year when your campus recognizes Trans Day of Remembrance on November 20, your campus can also commit to doing more to create a safer space for transgender and gender-nonconforming students.   Campus Pride partners with PaperClip Communications on webinar “Strategies for Serving & Supporting Transgender & Gender-Nonconforming Students” on Wed, November 19 at 2 p.m. […]

Bi Resource Center Releases “Recognize: The Voices of Bisexual Men”

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“Recognize: The Voice of Bisexual Men” is now available; Order your copy now Recognize: The Voices of Bisexual Men an anthology of short fiction, creative nonfiction, critical essays, visual art and more coming from the voices of over 60 cisgender and transgender bisexual, pansexual, polysexual and fluid men from across the world. Campus Pride is incredibly […]

Campus Pride & StandUp Foundation host StandUp Day Google+ Live Hangout featuring LGBTQ Athletes and Activists on Wed, Nov. 12

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Join Campus Pride & the StandUp Foundation to talk being LGBTQ athletes and activists during our Google+ Hangout on Wed. Nov 12 at 2pm EDT/11am PDT; Join the Live Hangout View Live Hangout – Weds, Nov. 12 2pm EDT Featured panelists:  Anna Aagenes is a community organizer, LGBTQ activist, athlete, and speaker. Anna one of the […]

Straight ally & fraternity man Tom Jelke supports Campus Pride 30 Day Giving Challenge with $1000 toward $10,000 Matching Gift: Asks Straight Allies & Fraternity Professionals to Help Support LGBTQ Youth

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WATCH VIDEO MESSAGE FROM TOM JELKE “I am giving $1000 and ask my fellow fraternity & sorority professionals to meet my match and give what they can $10, $50 or more.” Donate to Campus Pride in 30 Day Giving Challenge leading up to Giving Tuesday on Dec 2; Every dollar is matched up to $10,000 […]

Take the Campus Pride 30 Day Giving Challenge – Now Through #GivingTuesday Dec 2

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Starting NOW! 30 Days to Give to Support LGBTQ Youth Every $1 You Give is MATCHED up to $10,000 Hello, my name is Katie. I am the President of the Campus Pride Advisory Board and a member of the Board of Directors. I want to personally ask you to please make a gift to Campus […]