Here's the society's very mathematically sound breakdown:
Insurance for Pride events: $19,000
City of Vancouver: $32,000 (police, transit, park permits, sanitation)
First Aid & Disability: $4,500 (BC Ambulance, Disabled Access)
Pride Parade: = $64,948
Festival & Events: $32,053 (stage, tents, speakers, stereo equip)
Communications: $375,000 (print, graphics, advertising, media, web)
VPS Board & Volunteers: PRICELESS
This year's Pride parade is slated to take place on July 31.
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