EQUALITY ILLINOIS NEWS

By Myles Brady Davis | October 3, 2022 | Comments Off on

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 25, 2022 COALITION JOINS FORCES OUTSIDE ANTI-FAMILY, ANTI-EQUALITY EXTREMIST HATE GROUP SCHOOL BOARD TRAINING TO ENCOURAGE THE PUBLIC TO RUN FOR SCHOOL BOARD ON A PLATFORM OF INCLUSION AND NOT HATE DES PLAINES – Saturday morning parents from an array of suburban school districts along with representatives of state and local …

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By Myles Brady Davis | September 6, 2022 | Comments Off on

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 1, 2022 EQUALITY ILLINOIS ENDORSES 15 LGBTQ + CANDIDATES FOR THE GENERAL ELECTION CHICAGO – Equality Illinois, the state’s civil rights organization for LGBTQ+ Illinoisans, Thursday announced endorsements of a record number of LGBTQ+ candidates running for the office in a general election in Illinois. “We are excited to endorse fifteen …

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City Club of Chicago Event

By Myles Brady Davis | June 13, 2022 | Comments Off on City Club of Chicago Event

Come hear our CEO Brian C. Johnson talk about the future of LGBTQ+ civil rights! In an era of “Don’t Say Gay” and anti-trans legislation sweeping the country, come hear how Illinois can be at the vanguard of the march toward full equality for LGBTQ+ people. Space is limited and RSVPs and are piling in …

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Equality Illinois 2022 Pride Kickoff Brunch

By Myles Brady Davis | May 16, 2022 | Comments Off on Equality Illinois 2022 Pride Kickoff Brunch

Equality Illinois is hosting a Pride Kickoff Brunch June 4th and we hope you will join us in supporting them! This year our honoree will be Illinois House Majority Leader Greg Harris, the first LGBTQ+ person to serve as a legislative leader in the Illinois General Assembly.  We hope to see you there!

Network for Equality

By Myles Brady Davis | April 6, 2022 | Comments Off on Network for Equality

We are excited that Network for Equality – our premier LGBTQ+ networking event – is BACK Tuesday, April 26, 2022. Can I count on you to buy a ticket to this impactful LGBTQ networking event?  

Legislative Update

By Myles Brady Davis | April 6, 2022 | Comments Off on Legislative Update

BIG NEWS! On National Honor Our LGBTQ+ Elders Day(5/16/22), Governor JB Pritzker signed SB 3490 into law to disrupt disparities for LGBTQ+ older adults and older adults living with HIV. The new law creates the Illinois Commission on LGBTQ+ Aging; establishes an LGBTQ+ Older Adult Advocate within state government; and requires state-funded aging services providers to …

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