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Introducing DiversityDHS


 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.

Our Vision


 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. 

Our Mission


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. 


DiversityDHS - a true community partner

2019 Grants To Community Organizations

DiversityDHS has gifted funds to several community organizations within the City of Desert Hot Springs as part of it's ongoing role to promote diversity and enable a higher level of service to their members. This year, recipients include:

  • $400 - Safe School Desert Cities Teen Suicide Prevention Program
  • $250 - Desert Hot Springs High School Interact Club
  • $250 - Desert Hot Springs Scout Troop 1606
  • $250 - Desert Hot Springs High School Gay-Straight Alliance
  • $250 - Desert Hot Springs High School Girls VolleyBall Team

Your Participation Makes A Difference

Being a part of DiversityDHS, either as a member, festival participant or a fundraising contributor does indeed make a useful, substantial and uplifting difference to our community.

Listed here are the many beneficiaries of our 2019 community grant campaign all made possible only by the confidence our contributors have expressed in us.

More DiversityDHS Grant Recipients

Safe Schools Desert Cities - Teen Suicide Prevention Program


Desert Hot Springs High School Interact Club


Desert Hot Springs Scout Troop 1606


Desert Hot Springs High School Gay-Straight Alliance




DiversityDHS Kicks off our 2019 Festival Season

True to our reputation for offering the very best in authentic entertainment and events, DiversityDHS opens our 2019 fund raising season with a fully community-wide event.

Partnering with our very own Desert Hot Springs VFW Post 1534, DiversityDHS invites all of Desert Hot Springs to join us for an amazing kick-off to our 2019 season of events celebrating  the rainbow diversity of our local community.  

Great food, amazing entertainment and great friends all but guarantee a memorable day.

One Clubhouse Drive, Desert Hot Springs, CA. 92241

May 4, 2019 - 2pm to 6pm

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Be Creative Where It Counts

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. 

Volunteer Your Talents

2019 DiversityDHS Events

Join us for our third 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.

View Upcoming Events

2018 DDHS Board Of Directors

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!

View Director's Profiles

Contact Us

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!

Contact DiversityDHS

2019 Pride Festival Website

Check back soon for full details.

2018 Pride Festival Website

2017 Pride Festival Website

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.

2017 Pride Festival Website