Although Hope has left us too soon, her spirit and love will live on with our community. Jeremy Andia, 25 years old and a senior at Arizona State University. Sarah's life long dream is to save endangered species and to make the planet more sustainable. Each member of Team Tito’s is empowered to give back to causes, efforts, and organizations that inspire them with the overarching goal to “Turn Spirits into Love & Goodness. Become a Sponsor. Presented By. He has contributed to the first LGBT+ inclusivity training for Phoenix Art Museum, Choice Hotels, and Adult Protection Services. He believes his unique background and experiences will help play a role in addressing healthcare disparities in Arizona, as well as positively affect the lives of the diverse patients he will serve. The Phoenix Pride festival features over 150 entertainment performances on 6 stages and over 300 Exhibitors showcasing a huge variety of food options, shopping opportunities, and community resources. 2020's Pride Parade was originally scheduled to take place from April 4 to 5, but was postponed due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.. For visitors, where to stay is an important consideration. Everybody wants to be part of it.” In 2020, event organizers anticipated more than 65,000 revelers at the two-day festival. Shawnnon was Born in Jacksonville, FL and has been with Bank of America for 24 years and with our LGBTQ + Arizona Chapter member since 2012. Phoenix Pride announces the rescheduled dates for the 40th Annual Phoenix Pride Festival and Pa rade. 2021 Phoenix Pride Festival. The Phoenix Pride festival features over 150 entertainment performances on 6 stages and over 300 Exhibitors showcasing a huge variety of food options, shopping opportunities, and community resources. The Parade brings over 2,000 individual participants with decorated vehicles, colorful floats and thousands of walkers. Once she finishes eighth grade, then she would be able to move back to the city. The Phoenix Pride Parade to brings our diverse LGBTQ+ and allied communities together for a weekend of camaraderie and celebration of our past, present and future. FESTIVAL Saturday, April 4th – 5th, 2020 @ Steele Indian School Park (300 E Indian School Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85012) For 40 years, Phoenix Pride has been organizing marches, rallies, parades, entertainment and education and outreach events to celebrate the Phoenix LGBTQ+ community. After the 4 year program and once licensed, his dream is to open his own Eye Office. Specifically, specializing in treating the LGBTQ+ community, the Latinx community, and survivors of sexual violence. RipplePHX works to flood the Phoenix LGBTQ+ Community with the love, tools, and information needed to reduce the impact of HIV in each of our lives – regardless of status. He likes exploring national parks, going on road trips, and trying out local breweries and restaurants. Gloria is no stranger to most of us in the Phoenix LGBTQ+ community. Sarah originated in Minnesota and now studies at Scottsdale Community College. The TEA Phoenix (Teaching, Empowering, and taking Action) is the Southwest Center's Mpowerment project serving to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and Sexual Health among young queer people of color. We will treat, educate, stimulate, and inspire the empowerment of the next generation. Her goal in life: To be a good example for her kids and to raise them both to be just overall good humans. Gloria, we honor you and thank you for your impact on all of us. PMAP is a masters degree program in Cellular and Molecular Medicine and is designed for students who have faced socioeconomic disadvantages, are first generation college attendees, and who have demonstrated principles of cultural competency in healthcare. South American, his mother from Peru and his father from Chile. The Festival will remain at Steele Indian School Park in Phoenix, and festival hours will be unchanged, at noon-9pm on both Saturday and Sunday. All Rights Reserved. You can catch Vanity and her partner around the state and country showing their beautiful fur babies. She has also been the LGBTQ + Arizona Chapter - Engagement Liaison for Phoenix Pride for two years A proud mom of one dog and two kids and one grand puppy! Vanity hails to us originally from Tuscon! Her long-term goal is to become a nurse practitioner and open a healthcare facility that provides effective and accessible care to LGBTQ+ individuals. Upon completion of the program, he will begin medical school next summer. Learn More . Latin Stage. Peter Somoza is a student in the Pre-Medical Admissions Program (PMAP) at the University of Arizona College of Medicine Tucson. Event Sponsors. Gray won the title of Mister Phoenix Pride 2019.