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Current Issues in LGBT Equality (Grand Rapids)

Date:
June 8, 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Sweet House
254 E. Fulton
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States

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Organized by:
Jennifer Beahan
Phone: (616) 706-2029
Email: jbeahan@centerforinquiry.net

Description:

One year after the Supreme Court finally legalized marriage equality for all citizens, many challenges still remain for LGBT individuals. Mike Hemmingsen will discuss several pressing issues facing the LGBT community including the challenges Transgender people face through employment discrimination and their general acceptance in society.Meetings are open to the Public

After the meeting, join us at Vitale’s Restaurant, 834 Leonard NE, Grand Rapids, MI to socialize. View Map

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About Mike Hemmingsen

President, Board of Directors, Grand Rapids Pride Center

Mike Hemmingsen has a professional career that includes Sales and Operations Leadership within the Technology sector. He has been an LGBTQ activist and volunteer for nearly 2 decades including his current role as Board President for the Grand Rapids Pride Center (formerly known as The Network). Mike is married to Jacob and they have two boys (Conrad and Declan).

http://www.grpride.org/