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December 29, 2015

Double Your Gift for Justice and Equality

We’re getting closer to our Matching Gift Challenge deadline, and because we’re all so busy this time of year, I wanted to take a quick minute of your time to update you on our progress. As of today, generous gifts from committed people like you have brought us to an impressive total of $71,735. That’s…

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December 28, 2015

Your Gift Today Will Be Doubled!

I hope you’re having a wonderful holiday season! It’s a glorious time of unity made all the more special when we are able to spend time with those we love. If I could take a quick moment of your time, I’d like to update you on NCLR’s Matching Gift Challenge. As of today, we’ve raised…

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December 17, 2015

Backlash Against Our Rights

As I look back on 2015, I have mixed emotions. I see what is happening on the ground every day—and I’m worried. I know we are in the early stages of a full-on backlash against our rights and our pursuit of full equality. That’s why NCLR needs your support now more than ever. And why…

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December 14, 2015

Change Lives and Your Support Will Be Doubled

A few days ago we announced NCLR’s Matching Gift Campaign for Justice and Equality. I wanted to be sure that you knew your year-end tax-deductible gift will be matched dollar for dollar. Your generosity supports our life-changing family law services. And here is a perfect example: just this morning the U.S. Supreme Court granted our…

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December 10, 2015

Double Your Gift for Justice and Equality

Last year, when we launched #BornPerfect: NCLR’s Campaign to End Conversion Therapy, it was after more than two decades of advocating for an end to this heinous practice. Survivors of conversion therapy and their families have been shoulder to shoulder with us every step of the way. A year and a half ago, they called…

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December 1, 2015

Join NCLR for #GivingTuesday!

Today, on #GivingTuesday, people across the country—and even around the world—are joining together for a common purpose: to give. No doubt you have many organizations on your radar for this global day of philanthropy. I hope NCLR is on your list on this special day so we can continue the fight to achieve LGBT justice…

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November 16, 2015

Breaking: Unprecedented Injustice

There are some NCLR cases that haunt me. Our current parenting case in Alabama is one of them. Our client, V.L. has not had visitation with her three children since April, and the Alabama Supreme Court has held that she is not an adoptive parent and has no right to see the children. V.L. and…

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November 2, 2015

2 Moms, 1 Birth Certificate

Earlier this year, we launched our #Equality4Families campaign to raise awareness about the need to reform state laws so that LGBT families are fully protected. As soon as we launched the campaign, we had our first case illustrating a key issue. Meet Kari and Debbie Chin. Kari, a social worker with a local school district,…

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October 6, 2015

What a Difference A Year Makes

History was made a year ago today when the U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear a legal challenge to our Utah marriage equality victory and to the victories in Oklahoma, Virginia, Indiana and Wisconsin—a watershed moment that set the stage for more than 10 states to begin celebrating weddings, and, ultimately, for our big win…

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September 21, 2015

Join NCLR, Julianne Moore and Ellen Page in SF!

NCLR is thrilled to partner with The San Francisco Film Society in a special advance screening of Lionsgate’s Freeheld, Peter Sollett’s moving new film about a critical moment in the LGBT equality movement on Wednesday, October 7th at 7:30 p.m. at the Castro Theatre. The film chronicles the late Laurel Hester’s real-life struggle to transfer…

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