Purple Foundation raises funds for those living with or affected by HIV/AIDS; and improving the overall quality of life, health, and wellness of the Dallas LGBT community.
Who We Are
Purple Foundation is an all-volunteer, 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, founded in 2001 by Saul Flores and group of great friends. With donated proceeds of more than $985,000, Purple Foundation has become an invaluable source of revenue for local charity organizations whose work reflects our mission.
What We Do
Purple Foundation produces several dance fundraisers and social events throughout the year. Purple Foundation’s premier dance fundraiser, Purple Party Weekend, is a sensational weekend of dance events featuring electrifying visual performances and music by some of the world’s most popular DJs. Purple Party Weekend attracts dance-music lovers from all over the world and is the largest nonprofit, all-volunteer charity dance weekend in the United States. In addition to Purple Party Weekend, Purple Foundation produces Purple Pride Weekend, during Dallas Gay Pride Weekend, and several quarterly dance events at various Dallas venues.
AIDS Services of Dallas
The mission of ASD is to create and strengthen healthy communities through the delivery of quality, affordable, service-enriched housing for individuals and families living with HIV/AIDS. ASD’s mission includes advocacy, education, and the development of affordable housing options and community development opportunities, both for its residents living with HIV/AIDS, and for economically disadvantaged people.
Resource Center Dallas
Resource Center Dallas is the primary lesbian,gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) and HIV/AIDS service organization in North Texas. The Center offers many LGBT services to the community and operates one of the largest LGBT Community Centers in the United States. The Community Center is home to a variety of community organizations and serves over 50,000 people each year through its programs and services.
Legacy Counseling Center
The mission of Legacy Counseling Center is to provide affordable and quality mental health care, substance abuse treatment, and special care housing services to people in the North Texas area who are impacted by HIV/AIDS.
Our Fabulous City
Dallas is a big city with big ideas, and our LGBT community and culture are no exception. If it’s been a while since you’ve visited Dallas, it’s time to start making new travel arrangements. Lesbian and gay travelers have plenty to see and do. Whether your interests are in the arts and culture, shopping, dining, or nightlife-it’s time to experience all that the new Dallas has to offer.
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