We are a year-round operation, that maintains permanent office space, employs 1 full-time staff and continues the tradition of giving back to the community each year. Over the past 31 years Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride, Inc. has grown to become a large philanthropic organization and has gifted more than one million dollars back into the community in grants & scholarships, participates and contributes to several events & organizations in the region. Long Beach Pride Festival has become the 2nd largest revenue generating event for the City of Long Beach. The Long Beach Pride Festival, now attracts over 80,000 participants over the 2-day event. The Long Beach Pride Festival is inclusive and strives to promote an environment that is free from prejudice and bias.