Pho, the Vietnamese cafe in Black Lion Street Brighton donated £1 for each of their special Pride cocktails sold during this years Brighton Pride raising £695 for The Rainbow Fund.
CHRIS Gull, Chair of the Rainbow Fund, said: “The Rainbow Fund is grateful, on behalf of the twenty-two local LGBT+ and HIV projects that we are funding this year for this donation from Pho. They join a list of businesses in Brighton & Hove that are not just content to put a rainbow flag up to show support during the Pride celebrations, but embrace the meaning of “A Pride with Purpose” by supporting our communities in a very practical way. The projects that are supported with this donation will make a real difference to hundreds of people’s lives”
The Rainbow Fund give grants to LGBT+/HIV organisations who provide effective front line services to LGBT+ people in the city.