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Pride and Joy with Elena Joy Thurston

Elena is an inspirational LGBTQ speaker, trainer and founder of the non for profit Pride and Joy Foundation - which is dedicated to reducing the rate of suicided and homelessness in the LGBTQ community.  A Morman mom of four who lost her marriage, her church, and her community when she came out as lesbian, Elena’s virtual Tedx talk on surviving conversion therapy has been viewed 40,000+ times and landed her media and speaking opportunities with ABC, CBS and more

Event Specifics

Elena Joy will start by telling her personal story and journey to where she is now. At the end Elena joy will conduct a Q&A with the guests! She is open to speaking on any topic/question they may have.


Ask your event planner about pricing and for more information on Elena Joy's training program

The Yaymaker Way

  • Our event planners are here to customize your event to fit your specific needs.
  • Depending on the experience, international shipping is available.
  • For virtual events, we’ll host a Zoom for you or use any video platform of your choice.
  • In-person events are available in select areas – if interested fill out the “submit an inquiry” form here.

Simple Booking Process

1. Book with refundable deposit
2. Coordinate and customize details with your dedicated event planner
3. Pay remaining balance
4. Have an amazing event!

 15 - 5000 people   30 - 60 minutes

Event Production*$233 per person

Events can be held via Zoom, Google Meet or your choice of video service provider.

Total Cost Per Personfrom $233 per person

This experience is not offered in-person at this time

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The Small Print

Cancellation Policy

Deposit is fully refundable for 48 hours. After that it may be transferred to another event to take place within 180 days.

Event Fees

The minimum event fee is for a 15 person event— even if fewer attend.

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