June is PRIDE month! The Brooklyn Friends School community stands together in the light, power and solidarity of the continued LGBTQIA+ struggle, legacy of resilience, and fight for equal rights. As a community we align ourselves with the lived responsibility of belonging and justice. Starting with the Stonewall Uprising in June, 1969, Pride Month commemorates and celebrates LGBTQIA+ activism and culture uplifting voices, celebration of LGBTQIA+ culture, and the support of LGBTQIA+ community.
March with BFS at Brooklyn PRIDE
Saturday, June 11, Meet at 6:00pm sharp
DeGraw and 5th Avenue (corner of Park Chemists Pharmacy)
(How to get there: N, R, W Union Street; 2, 3, 4 to Bergen Street)
Youth Pride BK Celebration Sunday
Sunday, June 12, 12-5pm
Brooklyn Pride is hosting the 1st Youth Pride-BK for Ages 13-20. This is an affinity event for LGBTQIA+ and Ally Youth to have a space exclusively for them. Sign up for this event here. Learn more about BkPride.
Enjoy our dressed up buildings at Pearl and Lawrence and be sure to send us your selfies!
Support: The Human Rights Campaign | The Trevor Project | The Pride Fund to End Gun Violence | The National Center for Trans Equality | GLSEN | The National Queer and Trans Therapists of Color Network | The Harvey Milk School