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Kicking off 2015 at the Suncoast LGBT Information Expo!

We kicked off 2015 with a bang this last weekend in Sarasota at the Suncoast LGBT Information Expo! As new members of Equality Florida’s Field team, North Florida Field Organizer Amber Paoloemilio and I were excited to get to work and attend our first event of 2015.
 

Volunteer at the 2014 Black and White Ball

Date: 
Saturday, December 13, 2014 (All day)
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Volunteer at the 2014 Black and White Ball

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Sarasota transgender amendment passes first reading

Release Date: 
November 4, 2014

Written by: SAMANTHA ROSENTHAL

Sarasota – On Nov. 3, the City of Sarasota unanimously approved on the first reading changes to the city’s anti-discrimination law which would add rights and protections for transgender individuals.

Sarasota's anti-discrimination code is poised to include transgender people

Release Date: 
October 7, 2014

Written by: Katy Bergen

SARASOTA - City commissioners voted unanimously Monday to pursue including transgender people in a list of protected classes in the city's anti-discrimination code.

A final vote will be pushed to a later date, when city staff will present an updated ordinance that makes it clear that discrimination on the basis of gender also includes gender identity and expression, said city attorney Bob Fournier.

Sarasota's anti-discrimination code is poised to include transgender people

Release Date: 
October 7, 2014

Written by: Katy Bergen

SARASOTA - City commissioners voted unanimously Monday to pursue including transgender people in a list of protected classes in the city's anti-discrimination code.

A final vote will be pushed to a later date, when city staff will present an updated ordinance that makes it clear that discrimination on the basis of gender also includes gender identity and expression, said city attorney Bob Fournier.

Volunteer at Sarasota Pride 2014!

Date: 
Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

It has been an exciting year!

Suncoast Equality Connection Sponsored By Venice Theatre

Date: 
Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Event Type: 
Mixer
Location: 
Venice Theatre
140 West Tampa Avenue
Venice, FL 34285
 
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Suncoast Equality Connection at the FSU Performing Arts Center

Date: 
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Event Type: 
Mixer
Location: 
FSU Center for the Performing Arts
5555 N. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34243
 
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Volunteer for the Sarasota Harvey Milk Festival 2014!

Date: 
Saturday, May 17, 2014 - 4:00pm - 11:00pm