Providing education, support, social opportunities and out-reach
to the  Transgender and Transsexual Community 
Tuesday, October 14th

Contact Audry at if you would like to model.
Let her know which two seasons you wish to model.
Tuesday, November 11th
2nd Annual Chili Cookoff

Tuesday, December 9th
Grab Bag, Toys for Tots Donations, and Pizza.
We are also in negotiations with Santa Claus for pictures, but he is very busy this time of year
September: "Keeping the Dream Alive", presented by Errol McLendon, CPC, ELI-MP. Errol provided a strategy for realizing personal goals.
He is a life coach who can be reached at
August: Hospices, Veteran Benefits and trivia by Andy Balafas, Veterans Liaison for Vitas Innovative Hospice
July: Trans Rights - U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission presented by Justin Mulaire Trial Attorney at the EEOC

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Meetings are held at the Stardust Banquet Hall, 5688 N. Milwaukee, Chicago.
Doors open at 7pm. Meeting starts at 8pm.
Newcomers are encouraged and welcomed. Just ask for Audry.

Tuesday, August 26th
Peggy Kinnane's, 8 N. Vail Avenue, Arlington Heights, 7 to 10 pm, call 847-577-7733


More info to follow as we get closer to the event

Jodie is a trusted friend of the community.
Your participation will benefit us all
Birth Certificate Problems in Illinois?
Cole Thaler at Lambda Legal advises us that the ACLU, one of Lambda Legalís ally organizations, is taking a fresh look at the Illinois Department of Public Healthís problematic policy for change of sex designation on birth certificates. They are asking for people who have been harmed by the policy to contact them. If interested, please contact Jodie Clagg at the ACLU via
P.O. Box 66595
Chicago, IL  60666-0595
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