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Buy Tickets now! Equality Cabaret!

The Jim Toy Community Center is proud to present the Equality Cabaret to make marriage equality a reality in Michigan.  We need to raise critically needed funds for the DeBoer-Rowse Family to legally co-adopt their three children.  A benefit for the Michigan … Continue reading

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Please donate to promote Marriage Equality!

To learn more about the family and the case, please visit:  http://www.michiganmarriagechallenge.com/ To donate directly, visit: http://www.gofundme.com/marriageequalitymichigan Help the DeBoer-Rowse Family: Hazel Park lesbian couple April DeBoer and Jayne Rowse are suing the state of Michigan for the right to legally wed … Continue reading

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Choral Benefit for the Jim Toy Community Center

The Seventeenth Annual Evening of Sacred Song will take place Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 7:00p.m. at Vineyard Church of Ann Arbor, 2275 Platt Road. The requested donation is $20.00 per ticket. Presale ticket price is $15.00. No one will … Continue reading

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October 23: The End of DOMA (Presentation)

The correct date for this event is October 23; an earlier edition of this article incorrectly stated the date as August 23. The U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in United States v. Windsor has far-reaching implications on marriage, taxation, estate planning, … Continue reading

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New focus group on tobacco messaging and the LGBTQ community

Have experience with tobacco? Identify as an LGBTQ ? Jim Toy Community Center is conducting two focus groups to learn about tobacco use and effective quit tobacco messages in the LGBTQ community . This is a Michigan Department of Community … Continue reading

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OUTFest – Save the Date!

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Register today for the Shore to Shore Equality Ride!

The Shore to Shore Equality Ride is an exciting 4 day Bicycle Tour across beautiful lower Michigan, beginning in the Detroit Metropolitan area and ending on the picturesque Lake Michigan shoreline. Come experience fall in all its wonder with access to scenic side trips, … Continue reading

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JTCC 2012: Year in Review and A Look Ahead

The Jim Toy Community Center has prepared its 2012 newsletter. Inside you’ll find a review of our activities and accomplishments over the past year as well as a look ahead to the future. Download it today!

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Call to action: All hands on deck!

Please consider joining us for a pro-equality, non-partisan Get Out The Vote night of fun volunteering at the Jim Toy Community Center, Monday, October 29 from 6 to 9pm. We have phone calls to make AND a mailing to process … Continue reading

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OUTFest 2012 – Tomorrow

One last reminder to everyone: OUTFest 2012 is tomorrow, Sept. 29, beginning at 5 p.m.!  We have a ton of things planned for everyone, including a variety of wonderful food and beverage vendors, fantastic entertainers including Abigail Stauffer, Out Loud … Continue reading

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