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Today, Millions of Floridians Become Eligible for Affordable Health Insurance

 

Today, October 1st, nearly 3 million more Floridians become eligible to receive quality, affordable health insurance through the Insurance Marketplace (previously called “Exchanges”) created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as "Obamacare."

Visiting HealthCare.gov is your first step toward obtaining quality, affordable health insurance through the Marketplace.

Pres Obama Includes Gay Parents in Adoption Proclamation

President Obama has included gay parents in a proclamation recognizing November as national adoption month.

Volunteer at the 2015 St. Petersburg Gala

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RSVP for Freedom To Be Me and Equality Florida's Safe Space Canvass Effort

Date: 
Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 9:00am - 1:00pm
Please join us as we create a safe environment for the recovering LGBT community in Jacksonville. This event will focus on supporting an integral part of our city by working together to end discrimination.
 
The upcoming May 19th election will determine the fate of the Human Rights Ordinance. This is our greatest opportunity to ensure housing, workplace and public accommodation protections.
 
 
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Phone banking with the Election Action Team!

Written by Morgan Baker, Jacksonville Media Intern

May has initiated a monstrous force of Get Out The Vote power! Phone banking kicked off on May 5th, with a strong team of 13 volunteers pitching in to call voters and recruit potential volunteers. At the Jacksonville EQFL headquarters, there was a dual phone bank consisting of two separate rooms with two very certain goals. One room was able to make over 120 calls and recruit 12 volunteer shifts.

NEWS RELEASE: A Mother's Day wish for her gay son

A Florida mother’s dying wish for her gay son

Marie Bristol wants to meet with the governor;
On Mother’s Day, Equality Florida will help with a social media campaign

TransAction Spotlight - Arianna Lint

Arianna Lint
TransAction Advisory Board Spotlight

"Last year, Equality Florida launched its statewide transgender inclusion initiative in support of the Transgender Community. With the creation of TransAction Florida's Advisory Board, we now have a statewide scope and reach to provide advocacy, awareness and education of the transgender journey. We are very pleased to highlight one of our Advisory Board Members each month in 2015. This month, we are honored to spotlight the incomparable Arianna Lint."