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Pride in the Park 2017: Meet the Vendors!

Learn more about the vendors that make Pride in the Park a truly state-wide, community-focused event. These are the vendors you will be able to walk up to, chat with, and engage in fun activities. There will be local artists, community service organizations, and more!

For a comprehensive list of all of the Pride in the Park 2017 sponsors, click here. Here is the list of the Pride in the Park sponsors you will be able to visit at their booths:

Presenting Sponsor

CIRCLE CARE Center is the leading care provider for the LGBTQ community in Fairfield County. For years, Circle Care Center has offered services for the LGTBQ community, including care for the trans community, and care for HIV/AIDS and STDs. Circle Care Center is home to a nonprofit pharmacy that funds important projects for the LGBTQ community locally. 

Stage Sponsor

Shoff Darby Insurance Agency is an independent insurance agency with offices in Norwalk, Stamford, Fairfield, Trumbull, and North Haven, Connecticut.


Spirits Sponsor

Tito's Handmade Vodka produces America's Original Craft Vodka.

Leading Event Sponsor


Event Sponsors

Synchrony Financial




Bank of America


TD Bank


Business Sponsors



CT Fertility


Troupe 429


Dr. Henry C. Rapp DMD, & Associates




Pepperidge Farm


Small Business Sponsors

All Sounds Fair

WorldWide Surrogacy Specialists, LLC


More Pride in the Park 2017 Vendors to Get Excited About:

AIDS Project New Haven

AIDS Project New Haven (APNH) is the oldest AIDS service organization in the State of Connecticut. Formed by a small group of individuals in 1983, it has expanded to provide services throughout the greater New Haven area.

AIDS Project New Haven (APNH) provides education and non-judgmental, comprehensive, holistic services to individuals infected and affected by HIV/AIDS.


True Colors

True Colors is a non-profit organization that works with other social service agencies, schools, organizations, and within communities to ensure that the needs of sexual and gender minority youth are both recognized and competently met.

The organization trains more than 2400 people annually, organizes the largest LGBT youth conference in the country with more than 3000 attendees and manages the state’s only LGBT mentoring program. True Colors has been spotlighted by both national and local media for their expertise in LGBTI youth issues.


Paisley Peacock Body Arts 

Paisley Peacock Body Arts is a group of central New England based henna, face paint, and glitter artists. 


St. Paul's on the Green

St. Paul’s is a diverse, affirming, inclusive Anglo-Catholic parish with a rich history of outstanding worship, music, preaching and social action. 


Presbyterian Promise 

PRESBYTERIAN PROMISE believes the time has come to live out God’s call to “love our neighbor as ourselves.” This is a call to an inclusive love that welcomes all people to God’s table. That invitation is central to the Gospel. God calls us to embrace those who have been excluded or marginalized, to welcome them into the fold, and to honor their call and their desire to serve God. Presbyterian Promise is committed to a vision of a just and inclusive church.


Human Rights Campaign

Human Rights Campaign (HRC) works to improve the lives of LGBTQ people worldwide by advocating for equal rights and benefits in the workplace, ensuring families are treated equally under the law, and increasing public support around the globe. 


Westport Country Playhouse

The Westport Country Playhouse is a nationally recognized, not-for-profit, professional theater under the artistic direction of Mark Lamos and management leadership of Michael Barker. 

The mission of Westport Country Playhouse is to enrich, enlighten, and engage our community through the power of professionally produced theater worth talking about and the welcoming experience of our Playhouse campus. 


Even More Vendors:

  • First Congregational Church on the Green is a diverse community, rooted in faith, offering Christian hospitality, open to all, called to love as Christ loves, and to build justice and mercy through action.
  • Boys & Girls Village is a not-for-profit agency serving at-risk children and families in Connecticut.
  • United Congregational Church Bridgeport  is diverse, open, inclusive, warm and welcoming; bringing together city and suburb from all over to worship God, develop our faith, and serve our neighbors near and far through social outreach.
  • U.S. Attorney's Office

  • Shalva Clinic is a full service naturopathic clinic offering a wide range of services. 

  • Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Stamford exists to build a community that deepens individual faith, celebrates unity among diversity, and promotes a just and humane world

  • PolyPocketPunk is a New Haven-based LGBTQ artist.

  • Unity Center of Norwalk is a spiritually-based community founded and based on a concept of always pointing the way toward a more positive way of living.

  • PFLAG Norwalk - PFLAG has chapters nationwide and is the nation's largest family and ally organization. PFLAG's mission is to meet people where they are and collaborate with others to support families, allies, and people who are LGBTQ. PFLAG's monthly meetings provide support and information for those whose loved ones are exploring personal issues pertaining to their sexual orientation and/or gender identity.

  • The League of Women Voters encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.

  • Connecticut Alliance to End Sexual Violence is a statewide coalition of individual sexual assault crisis programs. The Alliance works to end sexual violence through victim assistance, community education, and public policy advocacy.

  • Annie C Courtney Foundation

  • Sleeping Giant Hemp are vendors of of sustainable, durable, classic hemp items such as tees, wallets, bags, dog collars & leashes, dog & cat toys, aromatherapy diffusers and oils.

  • Darien Library

  • The Center for Family Justice provide free, confidential, bilingual crisis services that help all people plagued by domestic and sexual violence restore their lives, and educating our communities to prevent future abuse. It is the comprehensive services our partners are providing that are streamlining the road to healing and self-sufficiency.

  • Stamford Lighthouse (formerly Rainbow Café) is a youth group for LGBTQQ Youth and their allies in Stamford.

  • GLSEN CT (the Gay, Lesbian, & Straight Education Network) is an organization that seeks to end discrimination, harassment, and bullying based on sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression in K-12 schools.

  • Mod-Solutions

  • The Workplace/Add Us In Consortium is an organization that works to to prepare people for careers while strengthening the workforce for employers.

  • AAA Northeast 

  • NBC Sports

  • CT Gay Men's Chorus (Charter Oak Perf Arts Inc)

  • Stonewall Speakers    


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    commented 2018-03-02 05:07:02 -0500
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