We would like to thank our community for making the 8th Annual Latin@LGBTQ Pride Picnic a success, thank you for your participation.
As many of you know to plan an amazing event it took many efforts, wewould like to thank all of our volunteers who worked very long hours to makethis event be a celebration for all of us. Thank you to our volunteers in thefood section, performers, children activities, Dj area, community painting,resource area, set up, floaters, runners, peace keepers and clean up. We couldn’t have done it without you!!
We also thank our planning committee for all your efforts to make pridepicnic beautiful and celebratory. Thecommittee spent long hours planning, doing outreach and fundraising to makethis possible. Thank you for tremendous dedication!
PridePicnic expenses where cover by various sources; monetary sponsorships, in-kinddonations and advocacy. We thank the following sponsors for their contributionsin making this event possible!
AIDS Foundationof Chicago
Alderman Proco”Joe” Moreno of the 1st Ward
Alderman ReyColon of the 35th Ward
AldermanRoberto Maldonado of the 26th
Alderman TomTunney of the 44th ward
Cook CountyCommissioner Edwin Reyes 8th District
DJ Brian Galaviz
Erie FamilyHealth Center
First WardFirst Organization
Howard Brown Health Center
La Casa Norte
Pilsen Stand Upby Jaime de Leon
State Rep.Antonia “Toni” Berrios 39th District
State Rep.Cynthia Soto 4th District Co-Chair Latino Caucus
State SenatorIris Martinez 20th District Co-Chair Latino Caucus
State SenatorWilliam “Willie” Delgado
Sign up to volunteer the day of (July 27th). We will need help setting up, breaking down, and leading activities throughout the day. If you would like to be involved, contact us.