Volunteers for Manatee Pride, 3/16 please call 941-748-8404 to volunteer!!
March 3rd RainMakers Memorial Sarasota– (sold out) Lunch for 100th Anniv. EWT/COTA Trust, (3v)
March 9th State Progressive Meeting—Tampa— Manatee Delegation attending, register online
March 13h Progressive Caucus 7:00pm Dem Headquarters Discussed status of 4 Action items and teams progress. PLEASE volunteer.
March 15th CRF- Radio Interviews – 5-7pm, new people interviews, broadcast in April.
March 16th Manatee Pride — noon to 5pm Manatee Riverwalk at main Pavilion
March 20th Manatee LGBTA DEMS Caucus—6:00pm Dem Headquarters, LGBTA Action Plans organized for 2019; Status reports:, Secretary, Treasurer, Membership, etc. BEGIN research to develop policies for postings on BOTH our WEBSITE & FACEBOOK. (NOTE: Much to discuss here, and need to look to what other groups are doing in their Policies.) REQUIRES TEAM effort.
March 25th DEC Meeting— 6:00pm in DEM Headquarters . JOIN our march to 2020!
March 26th PFLAG Meeting — 6:00pm at ALSO Youth in Sarasota. WELCOME new people, growing.
APRIL 13th Saturday DEC GALA register online; meet hundreds of other Dems.
Feb. 9th LGBTA Board Dinner Board members at gathered at Duff’s.
Feb. 13h Progressive Caucus Dem Headquarters Discussed status of 4 Action items and teams progress. (4v)
Feb. 15th CRF– Radio Interviews – Everett Kelly for Labor Rights, Brad Rice for LGBTQIA Rights; Steve Ryan for PFLAG & Housing Rights (5v)
Feb. 20th Manatee LGBTA DEMS Caucus—Dem Headquarters, LGBTA Action Plans organized for 2019; Status reports:, Secretary, Treasurer, Membership, etc. Volunteers for Feb. 23rd Workshop event; Manatee Pride, etc. Group went to eat at Mr. Tequila afterwards.
Feb. 22nd -24th Florida LGBT State Meeting Jacksonville (4v State-Members), 2 Work at Manatee Workshop anther 2 were ill, so we did not send delegation. State elected all new Officers except for Sec., which remained the same. Hope new Officers will open/establish lines of communications & receive input/action items in ongoing forum from Counties.
Feb. 23rd Manatee Dems Workshop Manatee Performing Arts Center, was packed with 150 to 200 Democrats for what all agreed was again ANOTHER very successful workshop to mobilize Manatee Dem Organizations . LGBTA added approx. 30+ new names to our mailing list.
Feb. 25th DEC Meeting—Large crowd attended!
Feb 26th PFLAG Meeting — MAHC Status report on Housing by Steve Ryan and how it is important to the LGBTQIA Community.