Our goals


North Shore Pride seeks to promote the general welfare, and enhance the social life of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community of the North Shore, and to promote the acceptance of the members of this community by the broader North Shore community.


North Shore Pride engages in activities designed to promote greater understanding of LGBTQ issues and advocates on behalf of the LGBTQ community issues that are important to its members.


North Shore Pride engages in producing events with the purpose of fundraising for its activities and giving back to the community. Through partnering with individuals, organizations, and business North Shore Pride is able to carry out its mission.

Upcoming Events

LGBTQIA++ Visibility Month

  • Place:
  • Time: October 1 - October 31

Asexual Awareness Week

  • Place:
  • Time: October 22 - October 28

North Shore Pride Community Forum: It’s Ok to Not Be Ok

  • Place: Online
  • Time: October 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

--Getting to a healthier place for our LGBTQ+ Community--- This LGBTQ+ centric health discussion will include the topics of physical, mental, and sexual health and…

Intersex Awareness Day

  • Place:
  • Time: October 26

Meet the Board

Hope Watt-Bucci

Angela Howard

Dan Sousa

JC Morales

Kristen Freni

Lisa Watt-Bucci

Sherry Gagne

Roshan Mahato

Lane West

Tonya Nash

Dani DuBois
Syd Sennett

Nancy Bacigalupo

Frequently asked questions


How can I sponsor North Shore Pride?

We offer a wide range of sponsorship opportunities to meet the need of just about every budget! Please check out our sponsorship page for details.


When does the Annual North Shore Pride Parade & Festival take place?

North Shore Pride hosts its annual parade and festival the fourth Saturday of June every year. The 2020 North Shore Pride Parade will kick-off at noon at Shetland Park and lead to the Salem Common where the festival will take place!


How can I become a vendor?

Vendors can register and pay online or via mail! You must complete an application and send the appropriate fee to North Shore Pride by June 27, 2020. Click the link below to register now.


Is there a fee to march?

Yes. We welcome marchers of all-kinds and offer cost-effective rates to participate in the Pride parade. We want to ensure everyone can take part of it that want to do so.

contact information

  • Mailing Address

    P.O.Box 355 Manchester, MA 01944

  • Phone


  • Office Hours

    Mon - Fri: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Make a donation

Why You Should Make a Donation

We rely on your support! Without your generosity, North Shore Pride would not be able to offer the wide array of community-based programs that we currently do! Out work has literally impacted a the LGBTQ community across the spectrum of the rainbow, including youth, elders, racial and ethnic groups, veterans, and so on.

How to Make a Donation

Making a donation is easy! Just click on the link below and submit a contribution through any credit card or even PayPal. Or, you can always mail a check to: P.O.Box 355 Manchester, MA 01944. Thank you in advance!

Thank you for your support!