Task Force Pride, the official convenor of the of the annual community-driven Metro Manila Pride Season, expects around 2,000 participants this year.
The crowd will be a mix of LGBT individuals, organizations, students, CSO representatives, professionals, government officials, family, friends, and supporters.
Aside from the main Metro Manila Pride March, there will be a Pride Fest Street Fair, which features LGBT-owned, LGBT-themed, and LGBT-friendly businesses. To close the celebrations, there will be program for solidarity messages and performances.
LGBT rights are human rights, and human rights are everybody’s concern. Fight stigma, fight for equal rights, join the fight for love.– Rappler.com
Task Force Pride is the official convener of the annual community-driven Metro Manila Pride season. It is a volunteer-managed, non-partisan, and not-for-profit network of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) groups, individuals, and allies working towards a future that recognizes and respects the diverse expressions of responsible sexuality and the rights of LGBT persons to a dignified life without discrimination and prejudice.