Our goals

Community

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.

Education

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.

Fundraising

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

Aromantic Spectrum Awareness Week

  • Place:
  • Time: February 16 - February 22

Aromanticism is an orientation in which someone does not experience romantic attraction. Aromantic Spectrum Awareness Week occurs this year from 2/16-2/22. Click here to read…

Stand Up To Bullying Day (Pink Shirt Day)

  • Place:
  • Time: February 28

International STAND UP to Bullying Day is a special semi-annual event in which participants sign and wear a pink “pledge shirt” to take a visible,…

Zero Discrimination Day

  • Place:
  • Time: March 1

Zero Discrimination Day is an annual day celebrated by the UN and other international organizations. The day aims to promote equality before the law and…

International Transgender Day of Visibility (TDOV)

  • Place:
  • Time: March 31

International Transgender Day of Visibility (TDOV) is an annual event occurring on March 31 dedicated to celebrating transgender people and raising awareness of discrimination faced…

Meet the Board

Hope Watt-Bucci
President

Katelyn Mills
Clerk

Dan Sousa
Treasurer

Angela Howard
Member

JC Morales
Member

Kristen Freni
Member

Lisa Watt-Bucci
Member

Sherry Gagne
Member

Roshan Mahato
Member

Frequently asked questions

1

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.

2

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 2019 North Shore Pride Parade will kick-off at noon at Shetland Park and lead to the Salem Common where the festival will take place!

3

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 17, 2019. Click the link below to register now.

4

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

    978.808.5451

  • 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!