Unitarian Universalist Community Church is proud to be a co-sponsor of OutFront Kalamazoo’s Rally for Equality on Saturday, September 18 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM at Bronson Park in downtown Kalamazoo.
YOU should plan to attend…
· To rally the community around the unfinished work of LGBTQ+ equity.
· To affirm and protect our rights and ensure our safety.
· To protest inequality and discriminatory policies in Michigan.
· To raise our visibility and demonstrate the size, strength, and diversity of the LGBTQ+community and its allies.
Speakers will include David Anderson, Mayor of Kalamazoo; Kelly Doyle, Executive Director, CARES; Patrese Griffin, Vice Mayor of Kalamazoo; Amy Hunter, Executive Director, OutFront Kalamazoo; Marshall Kilgore, Director of Advocacy, OutFront Kalamazoo; Dr. Grace Lubwama, CEO, YWCA Kalamazoo; Michigan State Senator Sean McCann; Monteze Morales, Kalamazoo County Commissioner; Michigan State Representative Christine Morse; Nate Nguyen, Director, Office of LBGT Students Services at WMU; Carrie Pickett-Erway, President/CEO, Kalamazoo Community Foundation; Michigan State Representative Julie M. Rogers.
It is time for us to gather together with others in the community to re-energize, reunite and raise our voices to demand change. Click HERE to RSVP for this important community rally.