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2016 LGBT Equality Advocacy Day

 
Date/Time
Date(s) - April 13
All Day
Location
Illinois State Capitol
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LGBT Equality Advocacy Day for web

 
This legislative session is a busy one for champions of LGBT equality in Illinois. With proposed legislation and a budget impasse that has the ability to significantly affect many in our community, now is the time to tell Springfield where we stand. Register for the 2016 LGBT Advocacy Day on Wed., April 13!
 
WHAT: A daylong advocacy event in Springfield; complete with lobbying training, lunch, meetings with legislators, and a visit to the capitol. Register here today: http://tinyurl.com/2016-advocacy-day
 
WHEN: Wednesday, April 13, from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Then, we will host a reception to cap off the day.
 
Here is our schedule:
11AM – 12PM – Advocacy training and lunch at the State House Inn (101 E Adams St, Springfield, IL 62701)
 
12PM – 5PM – Meetings with legislators and public officials, both individually and as a large group. More information on exact meetings to come will be announced prior to the event. Check back for more information.
 
5PM – 6PM – Closing event and reception at the Illinois State Library (300 S 2nd St, Springfield, IL 62701)
 
This is a great opportunity to meet with fellow supporters of LGBT equality and let your voice be heard on a series of issues that affect us all.
 
Questions: Email Patty Medairy, Equality Illinois Director of Field Operations, at pmedairy@eqil.org.
 
We hope to see you there!