Welcome to the Florida Supercon Pride Lounge! This year our Pride Lounge is brought to you by a coalition of nonprofit organizations working together to bring you a safe and affirming space for those who identify as LGBTQ and are allied with the community. Each of these amazing organizations works tirelessly to support and serve the community.
Pridelines has been supporting and empowering South Florida’s LGBTQ+ youth and community since 1982 by creating safe and diverse spaces that promote dialogue, wellness, education, and foster social change. Pridelines offers assistance to those in need focusing on underserved and marginalized populations and communities within South Florida, they pride themselves on advocating for Social Justice on a local, national, and international level.
Prism FL, Inc is an LGBTQ+ non-profit organization centered in South Florida. PRISM’s mission is to provide LGBTQ+ youth, especially LGBTQ+ people of color with accessible resources to empower the next generation of entrepreneurs, engineers, artists, politicians, and everything in-between. PRISM works to benefit the community by educating the youth through online resources and local events, as well as supporting student organizers through initiatives like the PRISM Student Ambassador Program and advocating for disenfranchised communities within the LGBTQ+ sphere.
The Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival started in 1998; the Fort Lauderdale Gay & Lesbian Film Festival in 2008. Both were brought together under one brand: OUTshine LGBTQ+ Film Festival - underscoring our broad appeal and dynamic multi-cultural location. Critically and internationally acclaimed, it serves as a platform for numerous premiers and is the largest LGBT cultural arts event in South Florida. Outshine is everything you want in a film festival... inviting, glowing, and eclipsing all others before it. Our mission is to inspire, entertain, and educate; encouraging a sense of community through international and culturally diverse film, video, and other media that offer historical and contemporary perspectives on the LGBTQ+ experience.
SaberCraft is your premiere LED saber combat choreography class. Our focus is on the development of students in areas from saber combat to staged choreography through methods involving Yoga, Meditation, Movement, and Saber Combat. Classes take you from learning basic fundamentals in meditation and yoga and lead up to an immersive experience at the end of class combining moves you learned with music.
Thriving In Prosperity
Thriving In Prosperity is a nonprofit that helps to support and mobilize disadvantaged communities to a prosperous future, with a focus on educating and combating the issues faced in the black community regarding all pillars of overall wellness and empowering all youth, and young adults to achieve their highest potential. Our vision is to be a premier wellness center, where people of all colors, ethnicities, and sexual orientations can come to excel in life while creating safe spaces for individuals in search of resources that allow them to empower themselves and lead them in the right direction where they can thrive in the community.