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SFYD Honors LGBTQ Month: Join Us!

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From securing same-sex marriage, advocating & increasing visibility of transgender rights, and strengthening CA's laws and protections in the areas of health care, education, and poverty alleviation, CA has made great strides in advancing LGBT civil rights protections. But, the work continues! SF Young Democrats has big plans to celebrate LGBT Pride Month:

  • SUNDAY, JUNE 11: SFYD & Sunday Streets - register new voters & hang out with SFYD Board members in Sunset / Golden Gate Park. Learn more.

  • THURSDAY, JUNE 22: A Conversation with LGBTQ Leaders of the Democratic Party - hear about the work happening today to advance LGBT civil rights protections throughout our State and the nation during our June general membership meeting. Speakers include: Mark Leno (former State Senator), Scott Wiener (CA State Senator and member of the CA Legislative LGBT Caucus), Andrea Shorter (President of the Commission on the Status of Women) and Adam Mehis (executive director of the SF Democratic Party). Learn more.

  • SUNDAY, JUNE 25: SFYD will march with Planned Parenthood NorCal in the SF Pride ParadeLearn more.

During our June 22 meeting, SFYD membership will vote on several bylaw changes proposed by the SFYD Board. These changes are designed to reflect the Board's goals for a more inclusive and politically active club. You can read more about the proposed bylaw changes here

June LGBTQ Meeting

WHAT: A Conversation with LGBTQ Leaders of the Democratic Party
https://www.facebook.com/events/648691911996524/

WHEN: 
Thursday, June 22 | 6:30 - 8:30pm

WHERE: 
SEIU 1021 (Potrero Hill - map)
350 Rhode Island St #100, San Francisco, CA 94103

RSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/hmM8d3T7TVhejyhF2

SPEAKERS

  • Mark Leno | Former CA State Senator & 2019 SF Mayoral Candidate
  • Scott Wiener | CA State Senator & Member of the CA Legislative LGBT Caucus
  • Andrea Shorter | President of the Commission on the Status of Women
  • Adam Mehis | Executive Director of the SF Democratic Party

* More Speakers Pending Confirmation 

BYLAWS VOTE
Read more about the proposed bylaw changes in this blog post. 

To view all bylaws with the proposed bylaw changes highlighted, click here.


SFYD Joins PP for SF Pride Parade
SFYD will join Planned Parenthood Northern California at the 47th SF Pride Celebration! Because Planned Parenthood serves every person, family and community by providing confidential, non-judgmental health care, we are proud to march (and stand) with PP!

To reserve your t-shirt and save your spot with Planned Parenthood, you MUST pre-register. We’re also asking SFYD members RSVP with us so we can coordinate pre-march meetups, events, etc. Links below!

WHAT: SF Pride: SFYD Marches with Planned Parenthood
https://www.facebook.com/events/1955312124746871

WHEN: Sunday, June 25 | 9am - 12pm

WHERE: Market Street

SIGN UP WITH PLANNED PARENTHOOD 
www.ppactionca.org/SFPRIDE2017

SFYD RSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/JRCedp0aWAcq2y5A3


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