Salisbury Pride, Inc. builds safe, inclusive communities in Rowan County and the surrounding areas with an emphasis on acceptance and valuing individuals of all sexual orientations or gender identities by: providing opportunities for positive visibility in and around the community; providing a safe environment that permits the expression of diverse perspectives; and education for the purpose of cultivating harmony within the community.

We seek to:

  • Create opportunities for integrating and promoting visibility for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning community.

  • Provide safe opportunities and venues for people to celebrate their sexual orientation and gender identities.

  • Foster the support and development of community groups.

  • Promote human and civil rights.

  • Work against prejudice and discrimination.

  • Promote harmony among the community at large.