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Pride festival in the works for Fort McMurray

The LGBTQmmunity is growing after holding their 2nd annual AGM.

The group, which is dedicated to providing a safe space for the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community, is planning Fort McMurray's first pride festival.

"The biggest one we are working on right now and we are hope that this can get off the ground is we have got in the works the Proud 2 be me festival." explains LGBTQ Board President, Sheldon Parsons. "It is going to be a first in Fort McMurray and it is going to be pretty much a pride festival celebrating LGBTQ people within Fort McMurray celebrating their support."

They are hoping the festival will happen sometime this summer.

"It's going to be aimed at more than just LGBTQ people but their family and friends." says Parsons. "Keeping it down to a family level."

For more information, or to get involved, check out the group's Facebook page at Fort McMurray LGBTQmmunity or email them at lgbtq.fortmac@gmail.com
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Re: Pride festival in the works for Fort McMurray

Unread postby jango » Fri Mar 22, 2013 7:48 am

* puts on Gaydar detector to high...................* :mrgreen:
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