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ACTION ALERT: Mayor Dyer Schedules Hearing for Orlando Domestic Partnership Registry

Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer has scheduled the domestic partnership registry for public hearings on Monday December 5th and Monday December 12th at 2:00pm.

EQFL Partners with HRC Orlando on Road to Equality Bus Tour!

Equality Florida is proud to partner with our friends at the Human Rights Campaign on their National bus tour. The HRC bus will be setting up in a few strategic locations around town and we want you to come out and show support!  

Details on the different events are below. Join Equality Florida, HRC Orlando, the Center and MBA Orlando as we use this weekend to educate or friends and neighbors about the important work happening at the national level. 




The Out 'N About Food Truck and HRC Bus Tour Open House

Friday, October 28, 2011 - 5:00am - 8:00am
The Closing Agent, Inc and Old Towne Brokers
11 North Summerlin Ave.
Orlando, FL


5 - 8 P.M. | The Closing Agent, Inc & Old Towne Brokers | 11 North Summerlin Ave., Orlando Join HRC for The Out & About Food Truck HRC Bus Tour Event, a community celebration right in the heart of the Thornton Park gayborhood. Join HRC's President, Joe Solmonese, get an up-close look at the HRC Bus, taste what's hot on the food truck scene and enjoy the sounds of DJ Bootylicious. Cash bar and valet parking available.

EQFL Editorial: Schools must enforce teachers' boundaries, keep students safe

Council OKs domestic partner benefits

Release Date: 
September 16, 2011


The Town Hall Series Presents - Black and Latino LGBT People

Tuesday, September 20, 2011 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Dr. James R. Smith Neighborhood Community Center
1723 Bruton Blvd
Orlando, FL

Can you have BOTH a racial and sexual identity? How do we balance and support organizing across sexual and racial communities? How do we work together to create a more equitable state and country for all people?

Join us as we explore the intersections of sexuality and race with this dynamic panel.

The forum will be moderated by Joyce Hamilton-Henry Ph. D., Director of the ACLU's Central Florida Regional Office located in Tampa.

Join Equality Florida at Orlando's Come Out With Pride 2011

Sunday, November 13, 2011 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

Sunday, November 13th
12:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Please join us on Sunday November 13th at beautiful Lake Eola Park in Downtown Orlando, as we celebrate Come Out With Pride 2011. 

Pride is an incredible opportunity for the community to come together and celebrate our strength, our diversity, and (of course) our pride. 

Victory! St. Cloud Passes Domestic Partner Benefits for Employees!

Hey everyone,

Exciting news!

Kissimmee City Commissioner Cheryl Grieb and Equality Florida Field Director Joe Saunders in front of St. Cloud City Hall