PrideSource - Michigan http://www.pridesource.com Your Michigan LGBT Directory and News Source en Copyright 2009, Pride Source Media Group 17 Sep 2014 05:17 EST 17 Sep 2014 05:17 EST webmaster@pridesource.com webmaster@pridesource.com pridesource.com http://www.pridesource.com/img/logo.gif http://pridesource.com EQMI & Connect2Protect Fundraise For Gender Neutral Bathrooms In Detroit http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=68011 Equality Michigan and Connect2Protect - Detroit have launched an Indiegogo campaign called the Safer Sign Bathroom Initiative to increase the number of gender neutral bathrooms in Detroit. If successful in raising its $1500 goal, the organizations will reach out to local businesses with gender-segregated bathrooms, supplying them with free gender neutral signs. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=68011 New AIDS Partnership Michigan Coordinator To Tackle HIV, MSM Stigma For Detroit Agency http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=67982 <img src='http://www.pridesource.com/images/2237/S1M2_APMAIDSCoordiantor_2237photo7.jpg' style='width:250px'><br/>DETROIT - As a teen, Akilah Benton volunteered with the city of Detroit Health Department. The experience of what she witnessed in the early 2000s, she says, launched her on a trajectory to address HIV and the systematic obstacles which inform, feed and encourage it. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=67982 Mich. Dems Push Elliott-Larsen Amendment In House And Senate http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=68006 <img src='http://www.pridesource.com/images/2237/S1M1_ELCRAAmendSingh_2238.jpg' style='width:250px'><br/>"Today I once again introduced a bill to include sexual orientation, gender identity and expression in Michigan's Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act. Updating the Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act is about protecting our citizens and their families from being fired from a job or being denied housing because of who they are or who they love," said Rebekah Warren in a statement following the release of her bill. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=68006 Gays Against Gary Glenn http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=67981 <img src='http://www.pridesource.com/images/2237/S1M1_GAGGMI_2237.jpg' style='width:250px'><br/>DETROIT - Sixty-eight days from now, registered Michigan voters will choose whom they would like to see as Michigan's next elected officials. In the 98th Michigan House district, which includes part of Midland and Bay County, the race for the open seat is hot, especially for LGBT voters. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=67981 AIDS Walk Locations http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=67983 <img src='http://www.pridesource.com/images/2237/S1M2_B__AIDSWalkLocations_2237.jpg' style='width:250px'><br/> http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=67983 MY Consent Day Empowers Michigan Youth, LGBT Survivors Of Assault http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=67984 <img src='http://www.pridesource.com/images/2237/S1M4_MyConsentDay_2237.jpg' style='width:250px'><br/>MICHIGAN - The Michigan Organization on Adolescent Sexual Health (MOASH) will celebrate the launch of Michigan Youth (MY) Consent Day, an awareness campaign seeking to promote positive sexual health practices among Michigan youth. http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=67984