Provo Pride creates safe space for LGBT members of community

Dominic Valente; Daily Herald – Jason Boren was 17 when he first came out of the closet to his family. But it wasn’t until 20 years later that he would be able to truly come out, a second time. “When I was 17, I knew. I knew before that even, that I

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Provo Pride Festival: creating a community by celebrating diversity

The Daily Herald – In Provo, the word “community” is often synonymous with the word “church.” For those in Utah County who do not affiliate with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, finding “community” can be challenging. And that’s exactly what the Provo Pride Festival is trying, year

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Fourth annual Provo Pride Festival begins Saturday

The Daily Herald – The 4th Annual Provo Pride Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at Memorial Park, 800 E. Center St. The event is free and open to the public. This year’s theme is “Diversity Creates Community — It Begins With Us.” Provo Pride invites individuals and families to

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Family-friendly Provo Pride Festival a success

The Daily Herald – Happy Valley may be the last place one would suspect to find a gay pride festival, but sure enough the second one in two years was held Saturday. The Provo Pride Festival was filled with families of all sorts listening to live music, dining from food

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