outreach

  • Events

    Freedom: An Evening of LGBTQ Storytelling

    What does it mean to be free? FreeState Justice is proud to present 8 powerhouse LGBTQ storytellers giving us their takes on the theme FREEDOM. Some will make you laugh, some will touch your heart, all...
    October 11, 2019 54 0
  • News & Events

    “X” Markers Coming to Maryland Licenses, But Real ID Switchover Could Cause Headaches

    As of October 1, 2019, Marylanders will be able to choose the gender on their driver’s licenses and state-issued ID cards without providing a court order or other documentation, and, in a first for the state,...
    September 27, 2019 580 0
  • News & Events

    Youth Equality Alliance 2019 Year in Review

    Download our 2019 Annual Update. WHO WE ARE Formed in 2013, the Youth Equality Alliance (YEA) is a statewide coalition of organizations, advocates and activists dedicated to improving the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and...
    August 16, 2019 296 0
  • News & Events

    FreeState is hiring!

    FreeState is excited to announce that we are seeking a Managing Attorney and a Director of Development to join our team! Interested? Know someone who is? Click here to find out more information....Read More
    July 19, 2019 518 0
  • News & Events

    Pride Month 2019

    Pride month has arrived, and this month the state of Maryland has endless opportunities for everyone to participate! Listed are the dates for the pride events being hosted in these cities. Each one links to their...
    June 11, 2019 598 0
  • News & Events

    2019 Legislative Session Debrief

    2019 Maryland Legislative Session Recap Every year our state legislators spend 90-days meet with advocates, debate policy and pass laws affecting each and every citizen of Maryland. FreeState Justice was there too, fighting to make sure...
    April 12, 2019 1166 0
  • Events

    Jazz Brunch 2019!

    FreeState’s annual Jazz Brunch is coming up again on Saturday, May 11th!  We have partnered with Haven Street Ballroom, a brand new venue, along with talented musicians, chefs, and other local Baltimore talent to ensure our...
    March 28, 2019 8 0
  • News & Events

    Statement on House Bill 0083 – Prohibition of Publication Requirement for Minors

    FreeState Justice is an LGBTQ+ civil rights advocacy organization that works statewide to improve the lives of LGBTQ+ Marylanders through legal services, policy advocacy, outreach, and education.  Our firm belief is that if laws, policies, and...
    March 27, 2019 676 0
  • Events

    FreeState’s Inaugural Ice Ball 2019

    Join us for the first ever Ice Ball benefiting FreeState Justice. Get tickets here! When: Sunday, March 10, 2019 11:30 am to 2:00 pm Where: Mimi DiPietro Family Skating Center 200 South Linwood Avenue Baltimore, MD 21224 Addmission: General...
    March 5, 2019 795 0
  • Call to Action

    Support trans affirming policies and parental protections!

    Take action by clicking below! Support eliminating unnecessary and outdated policies for name changes Support strengthening parental protections for same-sex couples and streamlining second-parent adoption...Read More
    February 15, 2019 835 0