outreach

  • News & Events

    Community Icon of the Week: Chase Brexton!

    We are proud to celebrate Chase Brexton as our Community Icon of the Week! Founded in 1978 as a volunteer-run gay men’s health clinic, today Chase Brexton Health Care is a private, non-profit and Joint Commission...
    March 2, 2015 1224 0
  • Events

    Community Icon of the Week: The Frederick Center

    FreeState Legal Project is proud to honor The Frederick Center as our Community Icon of the Week! Launched in 2012, The Frederick Center is committed to being the leading organization for LGBTQ resources and advocacy in...
    February 23, 2015 1299 0
  • Events

    SpeakFire! Panel Series: Descendants of Sojourner, Nat and Harriet

    The Black Lives Matter Movement has engaged much of America in a necessary dialogue about intersections of lethality and race; however the stories of Black LGBTQ folks have been pushed to the side, and mainly ignored...
    February 20, 2015 1257 0
  • Story of My Name

    Story of My Name: Merrick

    FreeState Legal Project is proud to share another interview from the Story of My Name Project. The Story of My Name Project is a collection of stories from transgender and/or gender non-conforming individuals about what their...
    February 18, 2015 1690 0
  • News & Events

    Community Icon of the Week: Shane Henise

    FreeState is proud to celebrate Community Icon, Shane Henise! A passionate activist, researcher and advocate for the transgender community, Shane has dedicated his life to creating social change. As an undergraduate student at Towson University, he is...
    February 9, 2015 1963 0
  • Story of My Name

    Story of My Name: Katrina

    FreeState Legal Project is proud to share another interview from the Story of My Name Project. The Story of My Name Project is a collection of stories from transgender and/or gender non-conforming individuals who have changed...
    February 4, 2015 1185 0
  • Events

    Brother Outsider: Special Screening and Discussion

    Equality Maryland, FreeState Legal Project, The Center For Black Equity Baltimore, and GLSEN Baltimore are proud to host a free screening of Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin in honor of Black History Month. Following the film will be...
    February 2, 2015 1845 0
  • News & Events

    Community Icon of the Week: GLSEN Baltimore

    FreeState Legal Project is incredibly proud to honor the Baltimore Chapter of the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN) for their incredible work in building safe schools for ALL students, regardless of sexual orientation, gender...
    February 2, 2015 1335 0
  • News & Events

    Victory: Gov. Hogan Reissues Executive Order and Medicaid Nondiscrimination Regulation

    Last Thursday, FreeState Legal and Equality Maryland criticized Gov. Hogan’s actions, in the first hours of his administration, to pull from publication an amendment that would add sexual orientation and gender identity as protected categories to Maryland’s regulation...
    January 28, 2015 1122 0
  • News & Events

    Community Icon of the Week: STAR TRACK

    FreeState is proud to celebrate the incredible work of STAR TRACK (Special Teens At-Risk Together Reaching Access, Care, & Knowledge), an organization that has been active in serving LGBTQ youth and young adults in Baltimore since...
    January 27, 2015 1342 0