Christopher Street West Association, Inc., a non-profit organization within the Greater Los Angeles area, is committed to the goals of human rights, education, outreach and better understanding within the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities, as well as the broader community. CSW was formed in 1970 producing the first Pride Parade in the world celebrating the 1969 Stonewall Rebellion in New York City. CSW was incorporated in 1976.
Today CSW under the direction of an all volunteer Board of Directors, brings together the skills, talents and vision of our diverse community to produce the annual LA PRIDE Celebration in the City of West Hollywood.
CSW is a member and supporter of the Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce, Consolidated Associations of Pride, Inc. (CAPI), InterPride, International Festival and Events Association, the West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, International Lesbian and Gay Association and Los Angeles Leather Coalition.
Christopher Street West
8235 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 302
West Hollywood, CA 90046
323.969.8302 – office
323.969.0761 – fax