PRIDE Day Equality Project
Meeting Minutes April 6 2008
Present: Jer, Rebecca, Tim, Todd, Mel
Minutes of the March 9, 2008 meeting are approved by unanimous vote.
Pre-event income percentages as of 4-5-08
Program Ads 0%
Will march from downtown to Pride event
break ribbon to open pride
Kitty Piercy is confirmed for opening the event
--- Salem pride food (date 8-2-08)
23 spaces filled
Eye-Beam can do a 20x20 for around $375
Possibility of a portable stage from Corvallis?
wrap up on entertainers
Sista’s in the Pit signed.
Les Dance would like a short stage time.
Main Stage Queer Eugene $750 in hand
American Family Insurance $500 in hand
Portland PRIDE $500 pledged
We will contribute to $100 each to Salem and Medford Prides
Todd will start with press releases
We will get a new banner, sized to fit the front of a table so 6 feet long. We should contact Gil about possibly doing it.
Info and pics have been sent to Curve and Advocate
Raffle Report – Jer will contact Denise
City Liason Report
transportation...bus charter? Laidlaw is in ownership transition so unlikely
Possibly get vans from UO – women’s center?
Add Sista’s to entertainment page
Sponsorship Logos, AmFam off website, QueerEug Jer will send, Pride Northwest
GBLT History Display: Irkutsk is Eugene’s Eastern European sister city.
We will set aside a booth space.
Poster boards – Eugene history, other Prides
The following are planned:
Trip to Medford PRIDE
Trip to Salem PRIDE, Jer will have a table there
Next meeting May 4 at 1:00 PM, Q Center