outreach

  • 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 37 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 246 0
  • Events

    Join FreeState Justice for LGBT Family Day at the Maryland Zoo!

    The very first LGBT Family Day at the Maryland Zoo is happening on Sunday, August 25th! Join FreeState Justice and the LGBTQ+ Maryland community for a day of community and fun! Grab a blanket and join...
    July 11, 2019 390 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 454 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 894 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 560 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 726 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 780 0
  • News & Events

    Needs Assessment Reveals Five Most-Pressing Issues Facing LGBTQ Marylanders

    Needs Assessment Reveals Five Most-Pressing Issues Facing LGBTQ Marylanders February 13, 2019 Free State Justice today announced the findings of the first-ever known statewide effort to collect data on the resiliencies and needs of Maryland’s LGBTQ community...
    February 12, 2019 945 0