News release from Stonewall Summer Pride:
WILTON MANORS, FL – Stonewall Summer Pride has announced that SunServe will be the primary beneficiary of the June 24 festival. As such, they will receive a portion of the proceeds of the event, after expenses. SunServe is a nonprofit social service agency serving the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning (LGBTQ) community in South Florida. The organization provides high quality, compassionate, and progressive care for all, including those in financial need, minorities, youth, seniors, families, and those with life-challenging physical or emotional conditions. SunServe also performs numerous education and outreach projects throughout the year.
Stonewall Summer Pride comes to Fort Lauderdale on June 24 and is presented by the Rainbow Business Coalition of Greater Fort Lauderdale and the City of Wilton Manors. The party begins at 12 noon when Wilton Drive comes alive with the Stonewall Summer Pride Street Festival which will feature live entertainment, over 125 exhibition booths and the Children's Pride Park. The festival stage will feature entertainment all day long with a variety of acts sure to please the vibrant crowd.
At 7:00 pm sharp, the Stonewall Summer Pride Twilight Parade takes to the street with fabulous floats and costumes. The parade will begin on 20th Street and run north, up Wilton Drive ending at 5 Points.
Following the parade, Andy Bell, lead singer of ERASURE, will take the stage for what promises to be a memorable and exciting evening filled with timeless dance classics. More entertainment will be announced in the upcoming weeks.
For more information on Stonewall Summer Pride, please visit
For more information about SunServe, please visit www.sunserve.org
From Chad Thilborger, SunServe's director for Institutional Advancement:
“We are both humbled and excited to be given this honor and recognition for our continued service to the GLBTQ community.”