LGBTQ+ Community of Bloomfield, NJ
Bloomfield Pride works to celebrate, educate and advocate for the LGBTQ+ residents of Bloomfield NJ.
Bloomfield Pride was established in 2016 as an advisory committee to the Bloomfield Town Council by Dr. Wartyna Davis, Councilwoman. In June, 2016 Mayor Michael Venezia and the Town Council unanimously approved the first-ever proclamation of June as Gay Pride Month for the Township of Bloomfield, NJ.
Bloomfield Pride works to celebrate, educate and advocate for the LGBTQ+ residents of Bloomfield, NJ. Our mission is to create and maintain Bloomfield as a place that is welcoming, inclusive, and safe for all people. The committee hosts cultural and educational events, advises the Town Council, and serves as a resource for LGBTQ+ residents and local advocacy groups.
Bloomfield Pride is an all-volunteer, non-profit, community organization. Bloomfield Pride's activities are overseen by a Committee. The officers of the committee are elected by the general membership. Committee Officers serve a term of office of one calendar year.
Bloomfield Pride Committee:
Co-Chairs: Mary Valentine
Secretary: Maria Francisco
Treasurer: Rodney Cauthen
Public Relations: Kirsten Hansen
Technology Coordinator: Oscar Marin