QC Pride gives back to the community | Community Spirit
DAVENPORT, Iowa -- Just as they did during the 2011 festival, Pridefest guests had the opportunity to donate one dollar of every $5.00 entry to the festival to one of the participating nonprofit organizations in attendance. Canisters representing each organization were available at the gates and guests were given one ticket for each admission which they deposited into the canister of their choice.
Checks have been issued to the following nonprofit organizations:
- Davenport Chapter NAACP
- DeLaCerda House
- Equality IL Education Project
- Lambda Legal
- LGBT Metro
- Metropolitan Community Church
- One Iowa
- Planned Parenthood of the Heartland
- Quad City Botanical Center
- Quad Citians Affirming Diversity
- QC Pride, Inc.
- The Project Quad Cities
- Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the QC