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OUR STORY

Open Door Pride’s mission is to affirm diversity in Door County through inclusion for all. We are a 100% volunteer organization representing the LGBTQIA+ and ally communities in Door County!

We invite you to join us in making Door County a more welcoming place to live and visit for all. Read more about our history, team, and how we support our community.

Our Vision & Purpose

We envision a future in which all LGBTQIA+ people can live safely and openly as their whole selves in Door County.

Our team of volunteers works hard to expand and deepen the level of engagement among all LGBTQIA+ people and allies, including people who are economically, racially, socially, geographically, or politically disenfranchised.

Our History

Open Door Pride was founded in 2017 with the goal of creating an environment in which LGBTQIA+ residents and visitors of Door County felt safe and welcome.

Since our inception, we have implemeted several community initiatives, gifted multiple annual awards, and have established Open Door Pride Fest as a must attend event in Door County.

Open Door Pride Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors consists entirely of volunteers who are passionate about the LGBTQIA+ community and about making our mission a reality.

Cathy Grier, Chair
Steve Makovec, Vice Chair & Treasurer
Karen Berndt, Secretary
Morgan Rusnak
Darrick DeMeuse
Edward Dimaio
Erin Adler
Andrea Frank
Kay Dragan
Clarissa Wentz

More About Us

Open Door Pride’s events and activities aim to reduce prejudiced, discriminatory, and other unsafe environments for LGBTQIA+ people throughout Door County.

We partner with businesses and organizations throughout Door County that offer resources and welcoming space to LGBTQIA+ community members.

Mission Statement

The mission of Open Door Pride is to affirm our community’s diversity through inclusion for all.

Together, we continue to build a more accepting environment for all people living and visiting Door County.

Learn more about the ways Open Door Pride helps the Door County community.

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