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Achieving Lived Equality
Join us on June 30 to celebrate the merger of FreeState Legal and Equality Maryland
Equality Maryland and FreeState Legal Announce Additional Listening Sessions and Launch of Online Survey
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: Saida Agostini Email: sagostini@FreeStateLegal.org Phone: 410-625-5428 x14 Equality Maryland and FreeState...
April 20, 2016
The Frederick Center Inc. and FreeState Legal/Equality Maryland to Host LGBTQ Conference in Western Maryland
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: Saida Agostini Email: sagostini@FreeStateLegal.org Phone: ...
February 29, 2016
Equality Maryland and FreeState Legal Announce Series of Statewide Listening Sessions
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: Saida Agostini Email: sagostini@FreeStateLegal.org Phone: 410-625-5428 x14 Equality Maryland and FreeState Legal Announce Series of Statewide Listening Sessions ...
February 4, 2016
SpeakFire! Coalition Announces the 2015 to 2016 Panel Series
The SpeakFire! Panel Series is proud to announce Rising to Liberation in the Black LGBTQ Community, the coalition’s 2015 to 2016 panel series exploring and celebrating how the Black LGBTQ community in Baltimore defines and works towards freedom...
September 15, 2015
Youth Equality Alliance Hosts Hearing on Needs of Maryland’s LGBTQ Youth
Baltimore, MD – September 8, 2015. The Youth Equality Alliance (YEA), a statewide coalition of service providers, nonprofits, government agencies, and individuals advocating for LGBTQ youth in Maryland, is hosting a hearing tomorrow for Maryland’s Joint...
September 8, 2015
The Story of My Name Project
The Story of My Name Project is an exciting opportunity for Maryland-based transgender and gender non-conforming folks who have gone through the name change process.Our goal in sharing these stories is to empower individuals who have...
July 2, 2015
The Elders Speak
Join the SpeakFire! community for an exciting panel exploring the history of Black LGBTQ resistance in Baltimore. Elders will share their reflections, celebrate stories of movement building and share insight. Panelists include:Deborah Dunn, Medical Practitioner and...
May 27, 2015
Donate to FreeState Legal for Give Out Day
Help FreeState raise money to support our work with low income LGBTQ Marylanders! From now until May 21st, you can donate money to FreeState Legal Project and help fund our direct work within the LGBTQ community....
May 14, 2015
LGBTQ Legal Issues: Family Law & Discrimination
Join FreeState Legal Project, Pessin Katz Law and the Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland for a very important workshop on LGBTQ Legal Issues. Panelists will cover family law, working with LGBTQ clients, LGBTQ discrimination issues,...
March 25, 2015