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St. Augustine Equality Connection

Date: 
Sunday, April 13, 2014 - 4:00pm
Event Type: 
Mixer
Location: 
Casa Monica Hotel - Flagler Ballroom
95 Cordova St.
St. Augustine, FL 32084
 
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Volunteer for Pridefest of Lake Worth & the Palm Beaches!

Date: 
Saturday, March 29, 2014 - 12:00pm - Sunday, March 30, 2014 - 6:00pm

Pride is an incredible opportunity for the community to come together and celebrate our strength, our diversity, and (of course) our pride. It's also our best chance to build grassroots excitement across Florida for Get Engaged, our campaign to secure the freedom to marry! Florida leads the south in public support for marriage equality, and we need your help to engage the community together in this fight.

Governor Scott Says He'd Veto AZ-style bill​

From The Buzz political blog: 

Hours after he sidestepped the question of whether he would support or oppose an Arizona-style anti-gay law in a national TV appearance, Gov. Rick Scott said Wednesday he would veto it.

Scott's new statement came after his likely Democratic opponent, former Gov. Charlie Crist, blasted him for not firmly opposing any forms of discrimination.

Meet the Interns: Laura Melendez Parra

Meet the Interns: Laura Melendez Parra

(Gainesville Office)

1. Tell us a little about yourself...

I am a Freshman at the University of Florida, majoring in psychology. I may also minor in business. I like riding my bike and going swimming, although I am very bad at swimming.

Volunteer for the 2014 Equality Florida Key West Gala!

Date: 
Saturday, March 29, 2014 - 5:00pm - 9:00pm
 
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Equality Florida's Nadine Smith warns LGBT supporters at Tampa Gala: "The backlash is real."

Release Date: 
February 24, 2014

Written By: Mitch Perry

A jam-packed crowd of 450 attended Equality Florida's Tampa Gala at the Vault in downtown Tampa on Saturday night, where they were warned by CEO Nadine Smith that despite the enormous progress the LGBT community has enjoyed in Florida and the country in 2013, this is actually a "dangerous moment" for the movement.

WATCH: Sharon Gless for Marriage Equality in Fla.

Release Date: 
February 23, 2014

Written By: Trudy Ring

LGBT ally Sharon Gless has recorded a video in support of marriage equality in Florida, where she has had a home for 20 years.

Volunteer at the Suncoast LGBT Information Expo!

Date: 
Saturday, March 8, 2014 - 11:00am - 4:00pm
We're looking for enthusiastic volunteers who care about equality and who are willing to share their enthusiasm with others. We will be asking the community to sign the pledge to support marriage equality in Florida! Volunteer shifts typically last three hours and involve engaging people passing by and signing up new members. Join us in getting the community engaged in supporting the passing of marriage equality in Florida! 
 
Located at the Trinity MCC Church, 1225 Lockwood Ridge Road, Sarasota, FL

Rock the Park in March

Date: 
Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 6:00pm - 9:30pm

We're looking for enthusiastic volunteers who care about equality and who are willing to share their enthusiasm with others. We will be canvassing to ask the community to sign the pledge to support marriage equality in Florida! Volunteer shifts typically last three hours and involve engaging people passing by and signing up new members. Join us in getting the community engaged in supporting the passage of marriage equality in Florida! 

Located in downtown Tampa, Fl. at the Curtis Hixon waterfront park at 600 N. Ashley Dr. 

Connie Siu

Role: 
Staff
Title: 
Statewide Field Coordinator
User Photo: 
Connie Siu joins the team as our Statewide Field Coordinator based in our Orlando office. Connie will be in charging of leading volunteers and paid canvassers in our statewide pride canvass program, and she will coordinate mobilization and expansion of Equality Florida’s membership statewide.