Overview:Manchester Pride is a registered charity and stages a number of events throughout the year, including Pride Fringe, Supersonic and the Big Weekend. The festival in August is the UK's leading Pride event and attracts visitors from across the world and is a staple event in the tourism calendar for Manchester. Since 2003, the charity has won multiple awards, both in the UK and internationally.
The charity has been raising money for LGBT and HIV projects in the region and since 2003, has raised and distributed over £1.1million.
Manchester Pride campaigns for equality and challenges discrimination, creates opportunity for engagement and participation and celebrates lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender life.