Greater Tampa Bay

Syndicate content Subscribe to the Blog

Volunteer at The Tampa Bay International Gay & Lesbian Film Fest!

Date: 
Repeats every year until Sat Oct 10 2015 .
Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 6:00pm
 
Fill out my online form.

Greater St. Petersburg Equality Connection at Georgie's Alibi

Date: 
Friday, September 26, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Event Type: 
Mixer
Location: 
Georgie's Alibi
3100 3rd St. N.
St. Petersburg, FL 33713
 
Fill out my online form.

I Haven't Had a Chance to Grieve Since I Got the Phone Call.

Release Date: 
August 12, 2014

Written By: Nadine Smith, CEO, Equality Florida

Hillsborough moves forward on LGBT rights

Release Date: 
July 16, 2014

ampa, Florida -- The Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners approved a motion Wednesday authorizing the County Attorney's Office to prepare an amendment prohibiting discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identification in connection with employment, public accommodations, real estate transactions and County contracting and procurement.

Judge’s Ruling on Gay Marriage Celebrated in Tampa

Release Date: 
July 17, 2014

BY JOSÉ PATIÑO GIRONA

Orlando supports overturning gay marriage ban

Release Date: 
June 23, 2014

The Orlando City Council has voted to support overturning Florida's ban on same-sex marriage.

City Council members approved Mayor Buddy Dyer's proposal to file a friend of the court brief in a lawsuit set for a hearing early next month in Miami.

Edie Windsor captivates at the Equality Florida Gala

Release Date: 
May 6, 2014

Written By: Susan Clary

St. Petersburg – When the petite 85-year old Edith Windsor slowly descended the stairs at the Mahaffey Theater to step to the microphone, hundreds of people rose to their feet and applauded wildly.

Video | Edith Windsor speaks at Equality Florida gala

Release Date: 
May 6, 2014

Written By: Steve Rothaus

Edith Windsor, plaintiff in the IRS lawsuit that last year ended part of DOMA, the federal Defense of Marriage Act, spoke as guest of honor at Saturday night's Equality Florida gala in St. Petersburg. Here's her speech.

To view the video, click here.

Equality Florida gala honors Edie Windsor

Release Date: 
April 30, 2014

Written By: Mary Jane Park

Equality Florida to celebrate trailblazers