Press Releases

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 […]

Be Part of the Winner’s Circle: Dine and Stand Up Against Bullying until Nov 14 at Dish in Charlotte, NC

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One of Charlotte’s premiere LGBT restaurants Dish has teamed up with local Charlotte-based Campus Pride and the StandUp Foundation for national StandUp Day on Friday, November 14. Starting November 1 until November 14, anyone who eats at Dish will be asked to “StandUp Against Bullying” simply by making a $1, $5 or more donation to local […]

Award-winning Singer/Songwriter Justin Utley releases new “Stand for Something” video featuring Campus Pride; National video release highlights “marriage equality” victories in Utah and across the U.S.

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New York City singer/songwriter Justin Utley releases his new video for the award-winning single Stand for Something.  In June 2010, Justin released Stand for Something, a single written to inspire, motivate and to take action towards securing LGBT equality in America, ending youth homelessness, and increasing community awareness. The single was nominated by the LGBT Academy […]

Campus Pride partners with Out To Innovate oSTEM Conference Nov 8-9; Register Now

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Register now for Out to Innovate November 8-9, 2014 in Atlanta, CA at Georgia Tech National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals presents “Out to Innovate™ 2014”, a two-day career summit for LGBTQI students, faculty and professionals in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. This will be a joint event with the oSTEM 4th National […]

Apply Now: 2015 Campus Pride Voice & Action Awards, Deadline December 5, 2014

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Apply now for the Campus Pride Voice & Action Awards: Student Leader Award, Athlete Award, Sorority/Fraternity Award & Advisor Award 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 […]

Campus Pride Welcomes New Members to the Board of Directors

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Campus Pride adds three new members to the Board of Directors including Brielle Harrison, Frank Wrenn and R. Sylvester Owens Charlotte, N.C. – Campus Pride adds three new members of the Campus Pride Board of Directors — Brielle “Brie” Harrison, Frank Wrenn and R. Sylvester Owens. Each new board member represents a diverse mix of […]

October 16, 2014 is #SpiritDay – Wear Purple to Take a Stand Against Bullying

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Join Campus Pride & GLAAD by taking a stand against bullying on October 16 On October 16, 2014, millions of Americans and citizens around the world will wear purple on Spirit Day in a stand against bullying and in support of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth. GLAAD is once again leading outreach to […]

Campus Pride launches new grant program to fund the “LGBTQ on Campus” online trainings to support colleges and universities

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Everyone is welcome to apply starting now until December 20, 2014; Grants will be prioritized for rural campuses, two year colleges, Southern campuses and minority serving institutions. Campus Pride announced today a new grant program for colleges and universities to apply for one year of funding for the usage of the “LGBTQ on Campus” online […]

Make LGBTQ History: Sign up your campus to participate in the first-ever Campus Pride & GLSEN National Online LGBTQ-Friendly College Fair on March 19, 2015

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The Campus Pride & GLSEN National Online LGBTQ-Friendly College Fair  is the first of its kind in the country, specifically designed for addressing the concerns of LGBTQ and Ally students when it comes to academics, student life and campus safety. The event will take place online from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on March 19, 2015 […]

Save $250 this National Coming Out Day; Pre-Register for Camp Pride & LGBTQ Professional Academy for Advisors, July 14-19, 2015

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Invest in Building LGBTQ Leaders & Safer Campus Communities this National Coming Out Day SPECIAL OFFER – LOWEST RATE  $250 OFF REGISTRATION until December 20, 2014 Only $745 – Special $250 Off; Regular $995 registration includes all program materials, curriculum, 5 nights lodging, food and camp supplies. REGISTER NOW This National Coming Out Day ask your […]

Campus Pride Partners with My2024 to Dream the Future of LGBTQ Youth – My2024 Launches October 7

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My2024 launches October 7 bringing LGBTQ voices of the future together in a 10-day event My2024 is an online game, a national conversation, and a giant party for 10 days in October 2014 asking lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people across the United States how their lives and communities could change in the year 2024. […]

CELEBRATE LGBTQ HISTORY MONTH: Campus Pride ​spotlights queer youth with NEW card series ($3.99 each) as part of continued partnership with Teazled and “Speaking OUT: Queer Youth in Focus”

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October 3, 2014 – Campus Pride teams up to spotlight the lives of queer youth with new 15 card “Speaking OUT” youth series as part of the continued partnership with ​Teazled, LLC, a pioneer in the manufacturing of greeting cards by and for the LGBTQ Community. BUY NOW ONLINE This year as part of the LGBTQ […]

Take Assessment: New Campus Pride Sports Index is READY

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The Campus Pride Sports Index is a benchmarking tool for colleges to establish benchmarks for LGBTQ-friendly and inclusive policies, programs and practices in college recreation and intercollegiate athletics. The Campus Pride Sports Index is now live and available for intercollegiate athletics and collegiate recreation programs to register and assess their LGBTQ-Friendliness. CREATE YOUR NEW ACCOUNT CampusPrideIndex.org/GetStarted2014 […]