Category Archive: GLBT News & Events

GLBT news and events.

Aug 04

Hot off the Press – July 2014 Edition of Open Doors

The July edition of Open Doors was just published. Take a few minutes to catch up on the latest chapter news and mark your calendar for the next meeting.   We look forward to seeing you at a chapter meeting soon! July Open Doors 2014

Permanent link to this article: http://www.pflagillinois.org/2014/08/04/hot-off-the-press-july-2014-edition-of-open-doors/

Jul 08

2014 Pride Edition of Open Doors

The June edition of Open Doors was just published. Take a few minutes to read all about PFLAG’s flashy showing at Pride and catch up on the latest chapter news.   We look forward to seeing you at a chapter meeting soon! June Open Doors 2014

Permanent link to this article: http://www.pflagillinois.org/2014/07/08/2014-pride-edition-of-open-doors/

Jun 22

PFLAG’s Position in Chicago Pride Parade Announced

Celebrate your Pride with PFLAG at the Chicago Pride Parade Sunday, June 29th. Cheer us on or join us as we march with and for our LGBTQ family members and friends.  The parade kicks off at Noon at the corner of Broadway and Montrose and heads south (see www.chicagopridecalendar.org for route details). If you would like to …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.pflagillinois.org/2014/06/22/pflags-position-in-chicago-pride-parade-announced/

Mar 05

February Edition of the Open Doors Newsletter

The February edition of Open Doors is now available.  Take a few minutes to learn about what is going on in your chapter and at the Council level. If you have any questions, would like to write an article for the Open Doors, volunteer or become a member, please do not hesitate to contact us. …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.pflagillinois.org/2014/03/05/february-edition-of-the-open-doors-newsletter/

Feb 03

January – February Edition of Open Doors

The January/February edition of Open Doors is now available.  Take a few minutes to read the latest PFLAG Northern Illinois news and happenings. Click January Open Doors 2014 to view the Adobe PDF version of the newsletter.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.pflagillinois.org/2014/02/03/january-february-edition-of-open-doors/

Dec 03

Open Doors – December 2013 Edition

The latest edition of Open Doors filled with news and happenings from the Northern Illinois PFLAG Chapters is now available.  You can click HERE to download or view your copy.  

Permanent link to this article: http://www.pflagillinois.org/2013/12/03/open-doors-december-2013-edition/

Sep 13

Marriage Equality Town Hall and Rally in Oak Park – 7pm Wednesday, September 18, 2013

OPALGA is proud to join Organizing for Action (Oak Park Chapter) in co-sponsoring a Marriage Equality Town Hall and Rally. At the event, Illinois Unites for Marriage (a coalition of Equality Illinois, LAMBDA Legal and the ACLU, and several supporting constituent groups) will introduce their senior staff and discuss their plan for moving forward the …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.pflagillinois.org/2013/09/13/marriage-equality-town-hall-and-rally-in-oak-park-7pm-wednesday-september-18-2013/

Sep 13

Join the March for Marriage Equality on October 22, 2013

The March on Springfield for Marriage Equality will take place on October 22, 2013, the scheduled first day of the fall veto session of the Illinois State Legislature. The “March on Springfield” is part of a broad grassroots strategy to secure final passage of Illinois Senate Bill 10, the “Religious Freedom and Marriage Fairness Act” …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.pflagillinois.org/2013/09/13/join-the-march-for-marriage-equality-on-october-22-2013/

Feb 26

Illinois Marriage Bill Will Receive a Hearing in the House Executive Committee

Following is a message from our friends at Equality Illinois and how you can help marriage equality in Illinois! It’s official: the marriage bill will receive a hearing in the House Executive Committee in the coming days! Advancing the bill out of committee is the crucial step towards passing the freedom to marry in the …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.pflagillinois.org/2013/02/26/illinois-marriage-bill-will-receive-a-hearing-in-the-house-executive-committee/

Dec 31

Illinois Marriage Update from our partner Equality Illinois

Bernard Cherkasov, Chief Executive Officer of Equality Illinois provided this update and apeal for all of us to take action to help bring marriage equality to Illinois … In less than a week lawmakers are scheduled to return to Springfield and are expected to begin the debate and take a vote on the freedom to marry, …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.pflagillinois.org/2012/12/31/illinois-marriage-update-from-our-partner-equality-illinois/

Older posts «