Welcome to DiversityDHS! DiversityDHS is a fully qualified 501(c)3 non-profit, charitable, social and community benefit organization dedicated to uplifting and betterment of the LGBTQ community of Desert Hot Springs. Here you will find information about our objectives, Board of Directors, and upcoming events. You can also join our email distribution list or submit your name for fun volunteer activities like walking in the Palm Springs Gay Pride Parade, planning a big party, offer your talents and skills to our organization or simply enjoy the support, friendship and connection to other kindred spirits you will find among us here at DiversityDHS.
DiversityDHS envisions a diverse community in Desert Hot Springs whereby persons of all ages, race, religion, sexual orientation, and gender-identification embrace each other's differences under a unifying theme of love espousing everyone's dignity, self-esteem and mutual respect.
DiversityDHS serves to educate, celebrate, and promote the health and wellness of the LGBT community of Desert Hot Springs through outreach, events, and overall inclusion while honoring and commemorating the history of the Gay Rights Movement from it's inception to this very day.
If you are stumbling over endless bits and pieces of your former (or current) life that are clogging up closets, creating tripping hazards, blocking the the way to the bathroom for your middle of the night 'relief' and creating unlimited places for desert dust to accumulate, now is the time to lighten that burden and do a wonderful favor for DiversityDHS.
Are you a rummage sale sluth in search of that cast off treasure who's value the former owner has not a clue?
Bargains are sure to found at our annual rummage sale and many items just may be one-of-a-kind you will never find at Wallyworld. Come on down and try your luck at snagging a real find of a lifetime.
DiversityDHS is a fully qualified 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization. As such, your purchase-contribution is fully tax deductible.
As part of our greater mission to support the LGBTQ community of Desert Hot Springs, DiversityDHS has partnered with Quick Quack (tm) Car Wash to conduct a much needed fundraising event.
Proceeds from this event will be dedicated to awareness and education targeted towards eliminating the tragic consequences of bullying and far too often the ulitmate suicide of LGBTQ youth who suffer the ultimate injustice of these crimes.
We ask for your wholehearted and concerned support in our effort to educate the community of the reality of LGBTQ bullying that not only occurs at school but at home as well.
A significant portion of your car wash proceeds go to this program. DiversityDHS is a fully qualified 501(c)(3) not for profit organization and as such, your generous donation is fully tax deductible.
You must present the flyer seen above to validate your contribution. Click the link at the right to learn how to redeem your contribution by use of the Quack Flyer seen above.
Valid at the following locations:
- Desert Hot Springs
- Cathedral City
- Rancho Mirage
- La Quinta
DEDICATED FUNDRAISING HOURS ARE BETWEEN 10:00 AM - 5 PM AT ALL LOCATIONS INDICATED.
DiversityDHS offers many ways to contribute your creative talents to the greater good of the LGBTQ community of Desert Hot Springs. Be it arts, music, performance talents, business or professional skills, we appreciate your assistance building the finest LGBTQ organization in the Coachella Valley.
Join us for our second full year of community wide recreation, activity and entertainment events. Your attendance ensures DiversityDHS maintains it's vitality and momentum in service to our local community. Click below to view the activity calendar with detailed information.
Meet the members of our Board Of Directors and read their personal profiles outlining the depth of experience they bring to our organization. 2018 brings a new board with a mix of long-time steady hands as well as new faces who bring even greater diversity and skill to propel us even further!
Are you interested in joining? Would you like to ask a question or offer a thought or two about the LGBTQ community of Desert Hot Springs? We would like to hear from you!
This year, DiversityDHS has set the date for it's Pride Festival just before Palm Springs Pride. We return again to the most unique pride venue at the historic Cabot's Pueblo Museum.
Our very first pride festival was an unqualified major success and widely acclaimed by all who attended. Click below to go the pride website and enjoy the many pictures and video from the event.