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Transgender Voter I.D. Toolkit

Florida is an “identification required” state, but know your rights to ensure that you are treated with respect and dignity at the polls. Your vote counts more than ever this year, so be sure you have the knowledge to make your voice heard and your vote count!

EQFL's Gina Duncan To Be Recognized At Upcoming 14th Annual TSA Conference

Congratulations to Gina Duncan, Equality Florida's transgender inclusion director, for her recognition at the upcoming 14th Annual TSA Conference on September 20, 2016 at the Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City! Gina is being recognized as a result of her collaboration and training of the TSA workforce.

While Gina is not able to attend the event, we are so excited about this well-deserved honor!

[Jacksonville] Roundtable Discussion: Transgender Inclusion and the Nonprofit Sector

Monday, September 26, 2016 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Jessie Ball DuPont Center
40 E Adams St. Rm. 212

Equality Florida is proud to be a co-sponsor of 'Roundtable Discussion: Transgender Inclusion and the Nonprofit Sector.' TransAction Florida's Veronica Wilson will be a panelist at this event.

Monday, September 26
Jessie Ball DuPont Center, 40 E Adams St, Rm 212


[Jacksonville] The T in Equality: Lessons from the Front

Monday, September 26, 2016 - 6:00pm
Adam W. Herbert University Center Jacksonville, FL

Join Equality Florida for a free and open discussion, "The T in Equality: Lessons from the Front." 


[Gainesville] Transgender Symposium: Understanding the Gender Spectrum

Saturday, November 5, 2016 - 8:00am - 4:30pm
UF Straughn IFAS, Extension Professional Development Center
2142 Shealy Dr.
Gainesville, FL 32608

Gina Duncan will be the keynote speaker at the upcoming event, "Transgender Symposium: Understanding the Gender Spectrum" in Gainesville! It's a one-day conference that focuses on educating professionals about current topics relevant to transgender people and aims to increase understanding of how to be affirming and supportive. Interested in attending? See more info in the flyer below and register here:

[Orlando] Transgender Employees & The Workplace Seminar

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Embassy Suites
191 East Pine Street
Orlando, FL 32801

We hope you will join us for this complimentary reception following an exciting panel discussion on transgender issues in the workplace.

Presented by GreenspoonMarder, the Transgender Employees & The Workplace seminar provides a multi-disciplinary in-depth approach to particular issues involving transgender employees in order to facilitate communication between employers and employees and compliance with the law.

The Transgender Experience: Jennifer Lynn Teliga

Written By: Jennifer Lynn Teliga

I Am Florida: Mathew Myers

I Am Florida: Mathew Myers

The 'Back to School' Experience

Story by: Jennie Reiken


Son of TransAction FL Advisory Council Member Speaks Out for Trans Rights

Written by: Jaison Hawkes
Jaison is the son of SueZie Hawkes who sits on our TransAction Florida Advisory Council


The Transgender Experience: Tricia Russell

Tricia Russell
TransAction Florida Council Member