10th Annual Fruit Bowl

Please Join Us for the 10th Annual Fruit Bowl! Hosted by Rainbow Health Initiative and Pride Institute June 23, 2017 from 6-8:30pm at Memory Lanes Activities provided by PRIDE: Bowling Volleyball Jewelry Making Karaoke Kids Activities Taco Bar This is a sober, family-friendly event. Donations are welcome at the door, but no one will be…

Standing with Orlando

The horrific events that took place in Orlando on Sunday morning sent shockwaves through our nation and the LGBTQ+ community. Forty-nine lives were taken and 53 people were left injured. Familiar feelings of fear, anger, and helplessness returned, leaving many individuals who have struggled with previous trauma to have those emotions triggered by news of…

PRIDE Institute 30 Year Anniversary Celebration

Please join us to celebrate our 30 Year Anniversary in creating healthy LGBTQ+ Communities through treating addictions in all forms. Thursday, May 12, 2016 from 2-5pm 1:30-2:00pm Hors d’oeuvres 2:00pm Welcome and Intros 2:15pm Opening remarks & Introduction of Leadership Team members 2:30pm Welcome & Congratulations from Debbie Osteen, President-Universal Health Services 2:45pm Congratulations message from…

Upcoming Business Development Travel

The Business Development Team will be traveling to represent PRIDE Institute all across the country this year at various conferences and events supporting the LGBTQ community.  In someof these cases, we will have one of our clinicians there to speak on a specific topic.  If you see that we are going to be in your…

CONGRATULATIONS, BRANDIE DZEDZEJ – YOU ARE OUR **STAR** OF THE MONTH FOR DECEMBER 2015!!

Brandie has been with PRIDE for almost 4 years and during this time, she has worked tirelessly to provide our clients with insightful, effective and compassionate care. Clients have written (to and about her) “You are a complete inspiration!” “I knew I was going to like you the moment that I met you!” “The lengths…

Star of the Month Employee

CONGRATULATIONS, KAT GORTON – OUR **STAR** OF THE MONTH FOR NOVEMBER 2015!! We are so fortunate to have welcomed Kat to PRIDE this year, right after she earned her RN license. Our clients are receptive and responsive to her caring, capable and confident nature, and she is a pleasure to have on our staff. As…

World AIDS Day 2015

World AIDS Day 2015 Celebrated every year on 1 December, World Aids Day 2015 calls for expanding antiretroviral therapy to all people living with HIV, the key to ending the Aids epidemic within a generation, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). The day is also a way to demonstrate international solidarity for people living…

PRIDE Institute’s Director of Clinical Services Speaking at the Annual MARRCH Conference

We are so pleased to announce our Director of Clinical Services, Todd Connaughty, MA, LADC, as a featured speaker at the annual MARRCH Conference in St. Paul! See Todd’s presentation on the subject of The Intersection of Meth Use and Sexual Behaviors in Gay and Bisexual Men on Tuesday, Oct. 27th at 1:00pm. Look for…

2nd Annual Alumni & Friends Kickball Tournament!

In Celebration of National Coming Out Day We are proud to offer our 2nd Annual Alumni & Friends Kickball Tournament in the Park on Saturday, Oct. 24th at Kenwood Park in Minneapolis !   Please join us as we celebrate  on Saturday, October 24th, 2015 from 3:00- 6:00pm to help us honor National Coming Out…

National Association of Addiction Professionals Conference

The NAADAC 2015 Annual Conference Learn Connect Advocate Succeed will feature a broad array of topics and formats, including four all-day pre-conference seminars on October 9, daily keynote speakers in plenary sessions, breakout workshops, and events on October 10 – 12, and a visit to Capitol Hill to meet with congressional leaders and advocate for…