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It’s been a little over a week since Lobby Days, but the energy of those two powerful days is still here! During the event incredible volunteers from across the state engaged with over 80 Representatives and Senators to continue the momentum behind pro-equality legislation. The event was dynamic and inspiring for all who attended.
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Civil liberties, serving the hungry and homeless, and religious freedom are among his causes
(March 11, 2015) Pick any Naples-area organization working to improve people’s lives. Doug Ball is probably in it. And spreading good cheer along the way.
Mike Reedy joined Equality Florida in 2014, starting as a full time consultant and then moving into a full time staff position. As Statewide Business Organizer, Mike engages directly with employers to identify and improve fully-inclusive policies and practices. Reedy brings his background in the non-profit and for-profit sectors to develop the resources on LGBT diversity and inclusion best practices aimed at employers, employees, and consumers.
It has been an eventful year! After years of waiting Floridians now have marriage equality! But, the fight isn't over. LGBT individuals in Florida who were married on Saturday can still be legally fired from their job on Monday. We have to keep the momentum going throughout Florida to eliminate discrimination in the workplace and pass the Florida Competitive Workforce Act!