Why we do what we do

OUR VALUES

INTEGRITY
Practice transparency, honesty, professionalism and informative communication in upholding community trust.

RESPECT

Maintain unconditional consideration for all those we interact with in the business of Kamloops Pride. 

INCLUSIVITY

Acknowledge intersectionality and work towards equity

FUN

Maintain a sense of celebration in everything we do!

COMMUNITY

Foster community through a caring, considerate and consistent presence.

 
OUR GOALS

COMPLETE A NEEDS ASSESSMENT (Completed April, 2019)
Gain an understanding of the needs, interests and priorities of the LGBTQ2S+ community in Kamloops.

HOST AT LEAST ONE EVENT FOR YOUTH

Ensure there is programming with youth in mind. ​

HOST FOUR DANCES, INCLUDING ONE SOBER EVENT

Provide community members with regular, high quality events. ​

DEVELOP A PRIDE-PLANNING MANUAL

Build effective succession planning and information retention programs to ensure sustainability. 

HOST A COMMUNITY SUMMIT
Incorporate community stakeholders in planning and engagement regarding LGBTQ2S+ issues in Kamloops.