Volunteer

Thanks for your interest in the LEATHER & LGBTQ Cultural District.

Current Volunteer Needs
SOMA Second Saturdays!
Saturday, June 11
12th Street between Folsom and Harrison (vol check-in near Eagle Plaza)
Gate Monitors/Greeters
12:30 – 4:30 pm (12 needed)

In addition to queer and kinky artists and craftspeople, we added the Rough Trade Gear Swap, ear acupuncture, a Tarot reader, a massage chair, and a beer bust at the Eagle to our monthly street fair. Greet our guests and monitor the gates; you’ll get to see everyone as they enter. 

Ringold Revival
Saturday, June 18
Ringold Street between 8th and 9th Streets

Gate Monitors/Greeters
11:30 am – 3:00 pm (4 needed)
Silent Auction Setup/Monitor
11:00 am – 2:00 pm (4 needed)
Silent Auction Monitor/Checkout
12:00 – 3:30 pm (4 needed)

Help us celebrate the revival of the Ringold Leather History Alley at our block party. Along with Soma West Community Benefit District, we will have an afternoon of fun, history tours, and street performances. One team with greet guests and monitor the gates. Another team will take care of the silent auction of the Boot Walk, artists’ reinvention of a classic military-style boot.

Pride
Sunday, June 26
Market Street and Civic Center
Various shifts

You can walk, sit, or both. We’ll be marching in the Parade with the Leather Contingent and having an outreach booth. You can carry our banner or introduce festival-goers to the District.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact me at manager@sflcd.org. Thank you and hope you can help out.

 The Cultural District is regularly in need of folks to volunteer for fun and interesting projects.  Examples

    • Act as greeters at SOMA Second Saturdays! and other events
    • Be a helper or fundraiser at  LeatherWalk
    • Help distribute posters, flyers, palm cards, brochures or other materials about the District
    •  Research historic sites in the District to verify information

To join our “Volunteers” Group, please click here.

We will send you an email to welcome you as a volunteer. The email will include a link you can use to give us additional information about yourself, or join additional groups or mailing lists.

If you prefer, you can write to manager@sflcd.org or call us at 415-237-3237, and we will happily answer your questions and sign you up.

And again, Thanks!