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Stronger Together - WOMEN & LGBTQ JUSTICE

  • Birmingham Unitarian Church 38651 Woodward Avenue Bloomfield Hills, MI, 48304 United States (map)

11 am to 4:15 pm

10:30 am Registration – Brunch 11 am

Women are now in charge in Lansing and dynamic changes are already happening! This is your opportunity to hear exciting speakers, to learn about policies that effect the lives of women and LGBTQ people and to build skills to become a better ally for both groups

Panel Discussion: Threats & Opportunities for Women’s & LGBTQ Justice

  • Rep. Christine Greig, House Minority Leader

  • Emily Clancy, Organizer, Planned Parenthood of Michigan

  • Jay Kaplan, Staff Attorney, Michigan ACLU LGBT Project

  • Judy Lewis, Training & Education Manager, SAGE (older LGBT adults)

  • Emme Zannoti, Stand with Trans Board Member; Human Rights Commission Volunteer

  • Corporal Dani Woods, Detroit Police Department LGBT Liaison

Workshops: Reproductive Justice, Human Rights, Powerful Allies

  • LGBTQ Policy Briefing - Federal & State Civil Rights, Adoptive Parental Rights

  • Women’s Policy Briefing - Threats to Abortion, the Gag Rule, Women in Prison

  • Workshops - How to Be a Good Ally @ LGBTQ People

This conference is being supported / planned by over 15 women’s and LGBTQ supporting organizations including: Birmingham Unitarian Church; Planned Parenthood of Michigan; American Association of University Women; United Church of Christ – Michigan Conference; Fems for Dems, Fems for Change; Equality Michigan; Stand With Trans; Inclusive Justice; Song and Spirit Institute of Peace; Michigan NOW; SAGE Metro Detroit; Metropolitan Church of Christ; Gray Panthers of Metro Detroit; UU Fellowship of Central Michigan; Northwest UU Church; and the Michigan Unitarian Universalist Social Justice Network

Register Today:  www.uujustice.org, (sign-up on website or Eventbrite)

Registration Fee: $30 (scholarships available)

For more information, call 248-549-5170