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2016 Tallahassee Equality Connection

Date: 
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: 
319 Wine & Cheese Shoppe
6265 Old Water Oak Rd #104
Tallahassee, FL 32312
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Join us for our first Tallahassee Equality Connection of 2016!

Date: 
Monday, January 25, 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Event Type: 
Mixer
Location: 
Mint Lounge at 101 Restaurant
215 W College Ave #102
Tallahassee, FL 32301
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2016 Tallahassee Gala

Date: 
Saturday, April 23, 2016 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Event Type: 
Gala
Location: 
Mission San Luis
2100 W. Tennessee Street
Tallahassee, FL 32304

Incident involving gender-neutral eighth grader in FL prompts call for better training

In honor of Spirit Day, millions of people across the nation have gone purple today to show their support for LGBTQ youth and take a stand against bullying.

Statistically, we know LGBTQ youth face much higher rates of bullying and harassment in schools, and examples of such discrimination in Florida are often reported to Equality Florida.

Join us for Tallahassee Equality Connection at Madison Social!

Date: 
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Event Type: 
Mixer
Location: 
Madison Social
705 S Woodward Ave #101
Tallahassee, FL 32304

 

Jon Harris Maurer - Tallahassee

Role: 
Board
Title: 
Co-Chair
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NEWS RELEASE: Civic activist Jim VanRiper to be honored at annual Tallahassee Gala

Civic activist Jim VanRiper to be honored at
annual Tallahassee Gala

Equality Florida’s event will bring together leaders
in politics, business and the community

A need to protect his family brought Jim VanRiper into gay activism. He hasn’t stopped since.

Since moving to Tallahassee in 2003, VanRiper has been a leader in almost every aspect of its lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.

Volunteer at the Tallahassee Gala

Date: 
Friday, April 10, 2015 - 12:30pm
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Tallahassee Equality Connection at The Front Porch!

Date: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Event Type: 
Mixer
Location: 
The Front Porch
1215 Thomasville Road
Tallahassee , FL 32303
 
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Tallahassee Receives High Marks for LGBT Equality

Release Date: 
November 13, 2014

Written by: Elizabeth White

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) -- The Human Rights Campaign based in Washington, DC gave Tallahassee high marks based on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender inclusion in local laws and policies.

The city was given an index value of 81, which is far above the average for the rest of Florida cities, which sits at 65. It also trumps the national average of 59.