Pride Cheerleading Association
Cheer New York is a proud member of the Pride Cheerleading Association (PCA). PCA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organized as an affiliation of Member Teams who are united by a common philanthropic mission: to support people living with life-challenging conditions in the LGBTQ+ community and beyond.
The Pride Cheerleading Association is currently comprised of 12 official Member Teams located across the country: Cheer New York, CHEER San Francisco, Cheer Los Angeles, Chicago Spirit Brigade, Cheer Salt Lake, CHEER Seattle, Cheer DC, Capital Cheer Elite, CHEER Tacoma, CHEER Colorado, Cheer Austin, and Cheer PDX.
PCA exists to unite, support, and develop charitable cheerleading teams worldwide. The PCA Board of Directors offers representation to each Member Team and acts as a support network to share resources, experiences, and innovations among established and developing LGBTQ+ community-based cheer teams.
PCA also serves as an association under which all such cheer teams may assemble during the quadrennial GAY GAMES (international, LGBTQ+ sport and cultural event and other multi-team performance and fundraising events.