01 July 2022 (Brighton)
Brighton & Hove Pride, the UK’s biggest Pride Festival has announced that Yahoo will be the headline partners for We Are Fabuloso, the Pride official fundraiser for the Brighton Rainbow Fund.
This year’s We Are Fabuloso supported by Yahoo takes place on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th August and promises to be the best ever. With the iconic Christina Aguilera headlining the main stage on Saturday 6th August in Preston Park and Paloma Faith on Sunday 7th, as well as over 100 LGBTQ+ artists across 8 other stages.
With a diverse global monthly audience of nearly 900 million, Yahoo is committed to be a leader in inclusion for the LBGTQ+ community. Throughout its original and partner content ecosystem, its support for employees and culture through its employee resource groups (ERGs) as well as its hiring practices, Yahoo is committed to values of inclusivity and support for diversity, equity and inclusion.
“Yahoo fundamentally believes that diversity and inclusivity leads to not only better understanding, but ultimately better ideas and solutions for businesses around the world. We thread that belief throughout our entire organisation, from the content we produce, to the technology solutions we design and Yahoo’s culture.” said Josh Partridge, Yahoo Head of EMEA. “I couldn’t be more proud of us to be collaborating with Pride Brighton this year as headline partners for We Are Fabuloso, helping fundraise for the Brighton Rainbow Fund and celebrate the LBGTQ+ community.”
The partnership with Brighton & Hove Pride is Yahoo’s most significant support of an LGBTQ+ event to date in the UK, focused on aligning with Pride’s ethos as a ‘Pride with Purpose’ raising funds for local charities and good causes.
Paul Kemp, Managing Director, Brighton & Hove Pride Community Interest Company commented: “We’re delighted that Yahoo have come on board as headline partners for We Are Fabuloso this year. With the return of the in-person live event in Preston Park we’re looking forward to celebrating with them in style and fundraising for The Brighton Rainbow Fund”.
As well as a dedicated section across Yahoo’s editorial ecosystem for Brighton & Hove Pride, Yahoo will be reporting live from the backstage of We Are Fabuloso delivering exclusive artist interviews and exciting Pride content up to and over the weekend in August.