Palm Springs, California
The mission of Palm Springs Leather of the Desert
1) To provide a source of communication and
information for compatible and like-minded individuals involved in
or actively pursuing an interest in the Leather/SM/Fetish
2) To provide a safe atmosphere for
growth and support of the Leather/SM/Fetish lifestyle for its the
members while nourishing a sense of sister/brother hood and
camaraderie within the organization and the community.
provide personal support, and interact with other organizations, our
Leather/SM/Fetish colleagues, and the community in a manner
evidenced by each individual's adherence to the PSLOD Code of
4) To provide information to members and the
community on the varied
safe/sane/consensual expressions of the Leather/SM/Fetish
5) To provide information regarding the
Leather/SM/Fetish lifestyle to the general community, to encourage a
positive attitude of acceptance, and increase awareness of our
positions, contributions and potential within the community.
6) To coordinate with like-minded organizations on a local,
regional, state, national and worldwide level.
7) To promote
with power and pride the right of all adults to engage in safe, sane
and consensual sexual expression.
8) To raise funds for
deserving projects, clubs, organizations, defense funds or charities
which have given direct or indirect support to the Leather/SM/Fetish
9) To preserve a record
of our history, traditions and culture.