Sponsors and Partners

EuroGames Bern 2023 stands for more inclusion and visibility of LGBTIQ people in sports. Like other EuroGames before us, we are dependent on the financial support of sponsors for the realization of this sporting event. When looking for partnerships, proximity and connection to the community were important to us. We thank our partners for supporting us in our goal.

Gold Partner

ViiV Healthcare focuses on researching new medicines to improve treatment outcomes for people living with HIV. In doing so, we achieve a better understanding of the disease and how it can be prevented and treated. We increase awareness of people living with HIV about their health and work to reduce prejudice about HIV.

Presenting Partner

As Switzerland's sweetest company, we stand for sustainable sugar production and a responsible approach to people and nature. We promote diversification, integration and diversity. Schweizer Zucker AG - unbeetable.

For almost 30 years it is impossible to imagine life without it. In addition to collections of young fashion labels from all over the world, FIZZEN still carries selected vintage items and accessories. FIZZEN now has stores in Bern, Basel, Lucerne, St. Gallen and Zurich. The FIZZEN team is looking forward to your visit!

QueerBooks is your bookstore for books, magazines, films and other great stuff that revolves around lesbian, gay, bi, pan or asexual, trans, inter*, gender related and feminist topics. We're here for you online and in person in Bern's Old Town.

Building in the existing fabric is our core competence. Incorporating social, economic and ecological aspects into contemporary architecture is a matter of course. Creating a socially competent atmosphere in cooperation with all those involved is a matter close to our heart.

Vaudoise Versicherungen is one of the ten largest private insurance companies in Switzerland. We offer high-quality advice and products in all areas of insurance, pensions and asset management and employ over 1 800 people. In keeping with our cooperative roots, we pass on part of our profits in the form of premium refunds.

We are the leading health and accident insurance company in Switzerland and provide comprehensive support to private individuals and companies in the areas of health, pension provision and in the event of illness or accident. Diversity is an important success factor for Helsana and a central element of our culture.

Made in Bern is the head tourism marketing organisation of the Canton of Bern. Bern is one of Switzerland’s most varied holiday regions. We offer everything from the historic UNESCO World Heritage federal city to picturesque lakes and charming chalet villages, as well as alpine mountain regions of unspoilt natural beauty.

LGBT+ rights are human rights. The UK is committed to championing these rights and supporting those who defend them. Here in Switzerland the British Embassy Berne prides itself on being the first and so far the only Embassy accredited with the Swiss LGBTI best practice standard label which highlights those institutions and employers who proactively champion equality for LGBTI people.

Network is an association of gay executives, freelancers, artists, and students. Its aim is to serve as a role model and encourage people to be open about their identity. The commitment extends to the workplace, culture, and politics. Additionally, Network offers diverse activities and a network for professional and personal contacts.

Travel Partner

Malta and its sister islands Gozo and Comino, blessed with a mild climate and crystal clear waters, offer an unforgettable vacation experience. This summer, experience the biggest gathering of love and diversity Malta has ever seen: Welcome to EuroPride Valletta 2023 - September 7-17, 2023.

The Florida Keys & Key West are known and loved worldwide as an LGBTQ destination. On the Caribbean island chain in the south of Florida you will find fascinating architecture, untouched nature, exciting history and friendly, open people who live the motto "One Human Family".

The UK is a welcoming, diverse and exciting destination. Since the first parade in London in 1972, the UK has celebrated Gay Pride for over 40 years. Discover the LGBTQIA+ scene beyond the Pride parties. Our calendar is packed with events, exhibitions, shows and activities - whether you want to celebrate, be inspired or just meet like-minded people.

Sport Partner

Valiant stands for simplicity in the Swiss banking market. This is our claim, which we live every day - and which distinguishes us. Life is complex enough - that's why banking transactions should be as simple as possible.

INTERSPORT is committed to helping people find their place in sport. We offer our customers the best value with a wide range of products and services. With more than 5‘400 specialist sports stores in over 40 countries, the INTERSPORT Group is among the world’s leading sporting goods retailers.

Diversity Partner

Diversity & inclusion are key to how we operate, how we engage employees and how we drive competitive advantage. Our workforce represents the people we serve, they are the reason we are able to deliver on our purpose: We use the power of leading-edge science to save and improve lives around the world.

"Together for a healthy Switzerland. Providing greater quality of life”. As the leading healthcare company, we create a better and healthier community for everyone. We embrace research and science to advance the health and well-being of people. To act with open hearts and minds is what inspires and unites us.

The GVB is as diverse as the people in the canton of Berne: it insures all buildings in the canton of Berne against fire and natural hazards. It is involved in preventive fire protection and protection against natural hazards. And it is responsible for professional firefighting.

Mobility Partner

Eco-responsibility and social commitment are issues close to PubliBike's heart. Their bikesharing supports diversity in all its forms, promoting a modern and sustainable environment.

Hospitality Partner

Welcome to the official guest house of the Swiss Confederation! The elegant Grand Hotel in the heart of Bern is «lived history» for 150 years. The magnificent salons, the grandiose «Belle Vue» on the Bernese Alps and the warm hospitality make this luxury hotel unique. La Belle Vie au Bellevue Palace - be very welcome.

Swissôtel Kursaal Bern is happy to welcome you to our oasis of well-being. Enjoy an unforgettable stay in our 4* Superior Hotel, the newly renovated Restaurant & Bar Giardino or on the trendy Rooftop Grill with a view of the city of Bern. Life is a journey. Live it your way.

Unwind and enjoy the Swiss lifestyle at the ibis Styles Bern City. As the name suggests, you'll be staying just a 10-minute walk from the old town. The connection to Bern is also reflected in the interior. Natural elements with reference to the river Aare lend coziness to the 154 modern rooms. The feel-good package is rounded out with comfortable beds, breakfast, and flexible check-out. The value-for-money design hotel in Bern leaves nothing to be desired. You won't want to leave your room, but you should.

Bern Hotels launches and supports innovative and sustainable projects in the fields of tourism, technology, business, science, sport and culture with an international and national impact, from whose added value the hotel industry benefits first and foremost.

Unique design made by Karim Rashid, a "good-as-good-as-mom's-breakfast", dreamlike high-comfort beds and an absolutely central location are what you get with us for the economy price. On top of that, your stay with us is 100% CO2-neutral. We wish you a happy time in your prizeotel!

Your drinks partner for events of all kinds - competent, flexible and uncomplicated. We offer a comprehensive wine and beer selection: From inexpensive quality wines to rarer, noble pearls, you are sure to find your new favourite wine with us. Beer lovers can get advice from our in-house beer sommelier.

The Felsenau brewery is the oldest independent brewery in the city of Bern. Located in the idyllic Felsenau quarter directly on the Aare, we have been brewing our capital city beers since 1881 with a great deal of manual work, passion and the constant striving for the best quality.

Outlawz Food makes damn good plant-based food. Produced in the Bern region with a lot of love and even more respect. Without renouncing on taste, habits and ethical principles.

GastroBern is the gastronomy association that covers the entire Bern region. Our focus is on promoting and networking restaurant operators and hoteliers in the region. Through our diverse activities and advisory services, we support our members in offering first-class hospitality and culinary experiences.

GastroStadtBern is the hub for the gastronomy scene in the city of Bern. We are committed to representing and promoting the interests of the gastronomy businesses within the city limits. We strengthen the city's gastronomic diversity with events, exchange among members and consistent support.

Hospitality Partner



Become a partner 

Would you also like to support us through sponsorship or another form of partnership? 

For questions, more information and tailor-made sponsorship packages, please contact:

Christina Kipshoven
Lautes Haus GmbH
Blumensteinstrasse 2
3012 Bern

+41 (0)31 503 49 16

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