Community Conversations with the Mayor
: Mayor Lenny Curry
has announced a series of public townhall meetings on the Human Rights Ordinance, and we need your help!
The Mayor needs to hear from everyone who supports an updated Human Rights Ordinance that offers protections for LGBT people in Jacksonville. We need to show that we have broad public support if we want to pass the HRO. Please sign up below to join us and raise your voices supporting a fully-inclusive HRO in Jacksonville. The session on
November 17th focuses on Supporting the Needs and Well-Being of Youth & Families - 6 PM
FSCJ Downtown Campus - 501 W. State Street, Jacksonville, FL 32202
for this session or others in the series and let your voice be heard!
World AIDS Day/Giving Tuesday
: This year, two important days collide on Tuesday, December 1st. After Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday has taken on a life of its own as a day of giving to nonprofits and charitable organizations around the country. This year, Giving Tuesday falls on World Aids Day--a double reason
to support JASMYN
and the critical work we are expanding to help stem the fast-moving tide of HIV and AIDS among the youth of our community.
Teaching Respect for All:
This day-long series of educational sessions and workshops will provide counselors, social workers, current and prospective school teachers, and administrators with the knowledge and tools to successfully create a school culture where all people, including LGBT people, are respected, free to express themselves and able to reach their full potential.
When: Friday, January 16, 2015 (DCPS Teacher Planning Day)
Where: UNF Herbert Center, 12000 Alumni Drive
Time: 7:30 AM registration/light breakfast; program 8 AM - 2 PM
Cost: Free, but pre-registration is required (includes Lunch and resource packet)