Content Filed Under: FFAA Programs

News and information on programs run by Freedom For All Americans, including Mayors Against LGBT Discrimination, the Transgender Freedom Project, and others.


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LGBT-U Apprentice Q&A: Matthew Zaradich in Chicago, IL

By Adam Polaski • August 19, 2016, 12:00 pm "My favorite part of LGBT-U has been getting to know my fellow apprentices. Together, we've formed a support network across the country that has been so very helpful in our own individual efforts to make LGBT equality a reality in every city, every state, every region across the country. "
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WATCH: LGBT University Accepting Applications Through Friday July 22!

By Adam Polaski • July 19, 2016, 2:48 pm This week marks the final week of applications for the third cohort of LGBT University, Freedom for All Americans Education Fund’s program that develops and trains the next wave of LGBT movement leaders.
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LGBT University Apprentice in Florida Works to Strengthen Orlando Community

By Adam Polaski • July 5, 2016, 7:00 am This post was written by Hannah Willard, an LGBT University apprentice in the Class of 2016. Through her work with Equality Florida and One Orlando, Hannah – who lives in Orlando – has been working to organize her community following the senseless loss of 49 lives in an LGBT club on June 12.
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LGBT-U Apprentice Q&A: Chris Geggie Hones in Ohio

By Adam Polaski • April 15, 2016, 7:04 pm To get ready for April's LGBT University session, we spoke with Chris Geggie, who has worked in nearly a half-dozen states on campaigns to advance equality for LGBT individuals. We asked why he wanted to get involved with LGBT-U, what he's gotten out of it so far, and why it's important for the nation to move forward on full protections for LGBT people.
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Inside Our Campaign-in-a-Box: The Comprehensive Toolkit to Fight LGBT Discrimination

By Adam Polaski • April 15, 2016, 11:11 am Today we are proud to release a new comprehensive toolkit, the Campaign-in-a-Box, which will serve as a central resource for state campaigns and individuals across the country working to advance nondiscrimination legislation.
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This Week: LGBT University Apprentices Convene in Philadelphia to Learn Campaign Strategies

By Adam Polaski • April 14, 2016, 11:34 am "This week's trainings offer crucial education and intensive preparation in order to move the needle forward on additional victories as soon as possible," Katie Belanger said.
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Introducing the Transgender Freedom Project, Our New $1 Million Public Education Initiative

By Adam Polaski • April 4, 2016, 10:51 am Today Freedom for All Americans, the national campaign to secure LGBT-inclusive non-discrimination protections, launched the Transgender Freedom Project, a multi-year initiative aimed at building public support for transgender people and transgender-inclusive nondiscrimination protections.
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National Equality Action Team (NEAT) Relaunches Under Leadership of Freedom for All Americans

By Adam Polaski • February 9, 2016, 10:27 am Freedom for All Americans will serve as the chair of NEAT, the National Equality Action Team, a grassroots field program that mobilizes supporters of LGBT equality and allows anyone to play a role in historic campaigns by providing opportunities to engage in direct action.