York Pride runs entirely on the power of a small group of unpaid enthusiastic volunteers – without this invaluable support, we simply couldn’t do what we do...

We'd love lots more of you to get involved in helping us make York Pride 2024 the best yet - check out the vacant roles on our friendly York Pride Committee below!

Our Committee...

If you’ve got a specific skills or experience you can bring – perhaps you’re an events expert or fab fundraiser; can strike a super sponsorship deal or create cutting-edge copy – we’d love to hear from you!

The York Pride Committee, led by a Board of Directors and Trustees, is made up of six teams who all look after specific areas.


Vacant Committee Roles...

Here's a summary of the vacant roles on the York Pride Committee.

A downloadable and printer-friendly version is available at the bottom of this page, together with a full document of all York Pride Committee Rules, Roles & Responsibilities, together with our Constitution, which we advise you to read if you are interested in standing for a position.

Sponsorship & Fundraising Team

Sponsorship & Fundraising Manager

The Sponsorship & Fundraising Manager seeks out and applies for grants; sources funding and sponsorship from charities, businesses and individuals; develops fundraising ideas; maintains and operates the Wristband Scheme.

Sponsorship & Fundraising Officer

The Sponsorship & Fundraising Officer works with the Sponsorship & Fundraising Director and colleagues in the Sponsorship & Fundraising Team as required.

Events & Outreach Team

Events & Outreach Officer

The Events & Outreach Officer works with the Events & Outreach Director and colleagues in the Events & Outreach Team as required.

Parade Team

Parade Engagement Officers (x2)

The Parade Engagement Officers work with the Parade Engagement Manager supporting the Parade Director and colleagues in the Parade Team to deliver a successful York Pride parade; engage with local businesses along the York Pride Day parade route; engage with City of York Council, York BID, Make It York and Visit York with regard to street decoration and promoting the event; work with the Events & Outreach Team to encourage participation in the event and broaden the diversity of participants.

Festival Team

Racial Diversity Officer

The Racial Diversity Officer has a particular focus on identifying ways of offering inclusive events to engage with racially diverse communities; works with the Festival Director and colleagues in the Festival Team to ensure York Pride Day is inclusive and representative; works with the Events & Outreach Team to identify ways of engaging with the communities and ensure York Pride branded events are inclusive and representative.

Marketing & Communications Team

Social Media Officer

The Social Media Officer will work alongside the Social Media Manager to maintain York Pride's social media, creating posts to advertise York Pride branded events, inform, educate and engage; investigates new means to engage with the LGBT+ community using social media and other electronic means.

Other Roles

Pride Officers

Pride Officer is a general role with no pre-specified duties; instead Pride Officers will be assigned to Teams, to work with and support them in general areas as required throughout the year.


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If you’re not sure what role would suit you best or want to chat about any of the roles, contact us! If there's something you feel you can offer York Pride that isn’t on the list, or if you have any questions about any of the roles, we’d love to hear from you!

We’re always looking for new people to get involved; even if you don’t get or don’t want a full role you are more than welcome to attend meetings and contribute to York Pride 2024.


York Pride Committee Summary of Roles for 2024

York Pride Committee Rules, Roles & Responsibilities for 2024

York Pride Constitution