LA&M Publishes 2015 Operating Budget

LAM 2015 Budget

CHICAGO – The Leather Archives & Museum (LA&M) published its 2015 operating budget on Friday, Dec. 19. The budget reflects the institution’s educational and preservation priorities and commitment to efficiency in spending. The LA&M continues to keep overhead and fundraising expenses to a minimum through the use of volunteers and responsible fiscal oversight.

The Leather Archives continues to be primarily funded through the generous support of leatherfolk, sex positive funding organizations including International Mr. Leather, Inc. and community grant organizations.

The full budget can be found on the LA&M’s website here.

The Leather Archives & Museum is a library, museum and archives pertaining to leather and alternative sexual communities. The geographic collection scope is worldwide and includes all sexual orientations and genders. The library collection contains books, magazines, scholarly publications, films and electronic resources related to the subject matter. The museum collection contains original erotic art and artifacts from alternative sex organizations and individuals. The archival collection contains unpublished papers and records from notable activists, artists, businesses and organizations related to the subject matter.

LAM 2015 Budget Expenses