OurtownSF.org - FUNDRAISER
Annual Fundraisers (raises money for nonprofits)

(Feb) Academy of Friends academy awards night charity gala INTERVIEW
(May-Jun) AIDS LifeCycle - SFAF  fundraising bike ride from sf  to la VIDEO

(Jul) AIDS Walk annual fundraiser for local aids charities VIDEO
(Sept) Art for AIDS live and silent auction benefitting ahp
(Oct) Castro Street Fair  street fair 1st sunday of october VIDEO
(Sept) Dining by Design - DIFFA dinner and silent auction by designers benefitting aids groups VIDEO
(Apr) Dining Out for Life - SFAF  dining fundraiser benefitting sfaf
(Dec) Donna Sachet - Songs of the Season  holiday fundraiser for aef VIDEO INTERVIEW
(Sept) Double Bay Double two-day, 200-mile bicycling event by different spokes to benefit project inform

(Sept) FabulosaFest fundraiser, produced for & by women VIDEO INTERVIEW
(Jul, Sept) Folsom Street Events supports folsom street and up your alley street fairs
(Sept) Folsom Street Fair   bdsm & leather subculture street fair   VIDEO
(Jun) Frameline  international lgbtq film festival  VIDEO INTERVIEW
(May) Give Out Day supports diversity from arts, social svc agencies, advocacy groups & sports league VIDEO
(Sept) Golden State Gay Rodeo Association VIDEO
(Jun, Sept) Grass Roots Gay Rights Foundation producer of pride t-dance, real bad, real bad recovery
(Feb) Krewe de Kinque raising awareness and funds in the spirit of mardi gras
(Jul-Aug) Lazy Bear bear events at the russian river VIDEO
(Sept) Leather Walk official kickoff for leather pride week 
(Mar) Nitey Awards - presented by Site and Sound celebrating excellance in the nightlife industry VIDEO
(Sept) Real Bad fundraising dance following folsom st. fair VIDEO
(Jul, Dec) Richmond/Ermet Aid Foundation - REAF fundraises thru entertainment events INTERVIEW
(Feb) San Francisco Bay Area Leather Alliance brings together leather, fetish, kink and motorcycle community 
(Aug) San Francisco Drag King Contest  VIDEO

(Jun) San Francisco Pride huge parade & celebration VIDEO
(Jun) San Francisco Trans March trans pride event VIDEO
(Jul) Up Your Alley - formerly dore alley street fair - folsom street fair's dirty little brother

Regular Fundraisers (raises money for nonprofits)
Bare Chest Calendar - BCC fundraising calendar benefitting  aef & prc  VIDEO+  INTERVIEW
Cheer San Francisco raises money for aids organizations through entertainment  VIDEO
Flaggers SF benefit flag dancing, flag creation, fanning & poi VIDEO+ INTERVIEW
GAPA Foundation provides funds and leverages resources to empower the api lgbtq community
Grand Ducal Council of San Francisco council of grand dukes and duchesses
Horizons Foundation a permanently endowed fund for donors to legacy gifts VIDEO
Imperial Council of San Francisco hosts and participates entertainment and educational events INTERVIEW

Momma's Boyz Present KINGDOM! hot drag king sensations bringing live vocals, old school hip hop
The Queens of the Castro galvanizes youth to counter bullying, raises money for gay-straight alliance network

Rainbow Regatta fundraiser, expands tolerance & education through boating
Rainbow World Fund promotes philanthropy VIDEO
Red Envelope Giving Circle philanthropic support to asian and pacific islander-led projects VIDEO
The Richmond/Ermet Aid Foundation - REAF fundraises for various agencies thru entertainment events INTERVIEW
The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence queer nuns of community svc & promoting human rights INTERVIEW
Sundance country-western dancing VIDEO+INTERVIEW

AHF Pharmacy  4071 18th St., 400 30th St. Oakland - pharmacies
Community Thrift Store 623 Valencia St. serving over 200 nonprofits
HRC Action Center & Store 575 Castro St. rights organization & store
Out of the Closet/AIDS Healthcare Foundation 2  thrift stores 1295 Folsom St., 1498 Polk St.



Annual             Regular              Retail 
Connect - Volunteer - Donate
About Us   |   Contact Us
Resource Guide to over 300 San Francisco LGBTQ Nonprofit Service Agencies, Arts & Athletic Groups
Academy of Friends