About Us

Founded in 1990, National Leather Alliance (NLA)-Dallas, is an independent local chapter. As a 501(c)7 non-profit, we focus on social and educational opportunities for our members and those interested in the Leather/BDSM/Fetish lifestyle. Our membership is open to anyone 18 years of age or older regardless of race, sex, sexual orientation or gender identification.

Our Statement of Purpose

  1. To establish and maintain a communication, information, education, and support network for Members of the Leather/BDSM/Fetish community in North Texas.
  2. To promote, with power and pride, the right of all adults to engage in safe, sane and consensual sexual expression, including support for the decriminalization of such acts between consenting adults.
  3. To facilitate political activism, visibility, and education aimed at the eradication of stereotypical beliefs, misconceptions, and media misrepresentations about the Leather/BDSM/Fetish community.
  4. To provide, though our publications, educational materials, and conferences, a forum for the sharing of knowledge, viewpoints, and practices of a diverse network of people.
  5. To educate and strengthen individuals, organizations, publications and businesses within our community against threats to our constitutionally mandated liberties.
  6. To facilitate fund raising for projects, organizations, defense funds, and charities which directly service the Leather/BDSM/Fetish community.
  7. To create and preserve a record of the Leather history, traditions and culture of NLA‚ÄźDallas.

Executive Committee

PositionMember
Co-ChairsTexTiger
Sir_Tender
Sergeant at Armsopen
Secretaryopen
Treasureropen
Programs/Educationopen
MembershipDaddy Eir
MarketingTC
SocialSparkles
CommunicationsCharles
HistorianVanilla Rose
Beyond Vanilla Director Co-ChairsMalcolm
John
Members at LargeAlice
Don
Last updated: 6/25/20. **If interested in an open position, please send an email to tender_Mistress@nladallas.org and TexTiger@nladallas.org stating which position you are interested in.

NLA-Dallas Bylaws (as of July 2018)

NLA-Dallas Policies and Procedures (as of July 2018)


NLA-DALLAS HAS A ZERO TOLERANCE POLICY ON DOMESTIC AND FAMILY VIOLENCE

Domestic violence takes many forms: physical violence, assault, isolation, outright or subtle psychological and emotional abuse, economic control, sexual assault and abuse as well as the destruction of personal property. NLA-Dallas advocates relationships based on personal responsibility, honesty and integrity in which power and pleasure are derived from mutual respect.  Everyone deserves to be in a safe and healthy relationship.