Chicago, ILUnited Way of Metro Chicago's United Pride once again hosted a float in this year's 50th Annual Chicago Gay Pride Parade. Over 100 United Way employees, United Pride members, friends and family came out to march with us!
7.2.19Uniting for Pride
In New York City, in the early morning of June 28, 1969, a riot broke out at the Stonewall Inn. After yet another raid of the queer bar by police, patrons -- including Martha P. Washington and Sylvia Rivera -- fought back. They would no longer let a corrupt system demean and keep them from living their fullest lives.