Capitol Hill Pride
formed Capitol Hill Pride non-profit is planning the
Capitol Hill Pride Festival March & Rally in its
ninth year at Seattle Central College. Capitol Hill
Pride's Directors, its supporting organizations and
community are proud to have started the Capitol Hill
Pride Festival in 2009 and work to create awareness and
support of the LGBTQAI community.
Capitol Hill Pride is an all volunteer non-profit and
welcomes volunteers and supporters of all backgrounds.
of Capitol Hill Pride 2018 will be continue to create
awareness of civil rights, acceptance and celebration as
we continue organizing one of the Northwest’s largest
Pride gatherings in the heart of Seattle.
will culminate with the Capitol Hill Pride March &
Rally starting at 10am -3pm and 8-10pm on the campus of
Seattle Central College which will feature speakers and
non-profits, live music and the Capitol Hill Doggie Drag
Costume Contest at Noon.
Capitol Hill Pride Board
Charlette LeFevre - Board Director, Development
and Entertainment Development
Philip Lipson - Board Member, Volunteer Coordination
David Kennedy - Board Member, Security Director
Asukaa Jaxx - Intersex Board Member, Outreach
LeFevre - is current Director of Capitol Hill
Pride having established the Capitol Hill Pride
Festival in 2009 as Vice President of the Capitol Hill
Community Council. Currently contributes to the
Seattle PI Neighborhood Blog since 2009 and is current
director of the Northwest
Museum of Legend and Lore since 2004 conducting
historical tours of Capitol Hill.
science and events, Charlette shares a social justice
interest in her activities and writings identifying
with the Bi-community. Charlette has a BA in Research
and Design from Wright State University.
Accomplishments: Establishing Capitol Hill's largest
street festival. Saving four large trees on Capitol
Hill's Broadway and helping establish the Seattle city
ordinance that bans the display of human
remains without the deceased's consent.
Lipson - Librarian has a Master's degree in
Library Science from Wayne State University in Detroit
and has had experience in both public and academic
libraries. Co-Director of the museum since 2004,
Philip Lipson is part of the Bi-community. Philip
Lipson along with his partner Charlette LeFevre have
written a book on the Air Force's first military plane
crash in Kelso and are
referenced researchers in Pres. Obama's history in
Seattle as a baby. Philip Lipson has worked for the
IRS and has helped organized the budgets for many
1980 Philip ran for Sheriff of Wayne County, Michigan,
Libertarian Party. Lucky for the library he lost. His
slogan was "Behave Yourself", a motto he still lives
by today - or so he says.
Kennedy - is current Security Director of
Capitol Hill Pride having volunteered since 2010.
Jaxx - is current board advisor and long time
Capitol Hill Resident representing the Intersex