The Black Gold Winterguard is a non-profit performance arts organization from the Dallas/Fort Worth area. The Black Gold Organization strives to be an organization that is not only devoted to the development of a performer's abilities, but also to nurture the next generation of educators while building life long friendships and lasting memories. Black Gold provides a welcoming and supportive environment for performers regardless of gender, gender identity, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and performance ability. As such, Black Gold will dedicate itself to serving the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Allies (LGBTA) community and its causes as well as other communities within Texas and the United States. Black Gold, through performance and other activities, provides educational, cultural, and social enrichment for its members and audience.