Sara Jane Goodman

  • posted about Donate on Facebook 2018-07-31 20:20:08 -0500
    Just made a donation to Tennessee Equality Project

    Monthly Support of Tennessee Equality Project

    Governor.jpgAs a supporter of Tennessee Equality Project, your contribution funds the advancement of policies through direct and grass roots lobbying which protect the rights of LGBT people and their families here at home in Tennessee. Give monthly, choose to give a one-time donation within one of these giving circles described below or become a basic member. Contributions to TEP (a 501(c)(4) organization) are not tax deductible.

    If you prefer to make a one-time donation to Tennessee Equality Project, click here.  

    If you would prefer to make a tax-deductible contribution to Tennessee Equality Project Foundation, click here.

    Click here to see who is supporting the work of equality in Tennessee. 

     

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    Governor

    $100/month
    ($1200/year)

    Free admission to TEP events statewide; 4 Olympus tickets; Invitation to Executive Director’s Legislative Briefing Reception and access to VIP Lounge at Advancing Equality Day on the Hill; TEP T-Shirt; TEP Car Window Decal; TEP Newsletter. Giving Circle members and members of their household may vote for Board Members at Annual Meetings.

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    Lt. Governor

    $75/month
    ($900/year)
    3 Olympus tickets; Invitation to Executive Director’s Legislative Briefing Reception and access to VIP Lounge at Advancing Equality Day on the Hill. TEP T-Shirt; TEP Car Window Decal; TEP Newsletter. Giving Circle members and members of their household may vote for Board Members at Annual Meetings.

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    Speaker

    $50/month
    ($600/year)
    2 Olympus tickets; Invitation to Executive Director’s Legislative Briefing Reception and access to VIP Lounge at Advancing Equality Day on the Hill; TEP T-Shirt; TEP Car Window Decal; TEP Newsletter. Giving Circle members and members of their household may vote for Board Members at Annual Meetings.

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    Senator

     $25/month
    ($300/year)
    1 Olympus tickets; TEP T-Shirt; TEP Car Window Decal; TEP Newsletter. Giving Circle members and members of their household may vote for Board Members at Annual Meetings.

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    Representative

     $10/month
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    TEP T-Shirt; TEP Car Window Decal; TEP Newsletter. Giving Circle members and members of their household may vote for Board Members at Annual Meetings.

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    Advocate

    $5/month
    ($60/year)
    TEP Car Window Decal; TEP Newsletter. Giving Circle members and members of their household may vote for Board Members at Annual Meetings.

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    Tennessee Equality Project | P.O. Box 330895 | Nashville, TN 37203 

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  • Urge Senators Alexander and Corker to speak up for LGBTQ people when the next Supreme Court justice is appointed

    Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy is retiring so the President will name a successor who must be confirmed by the U.S. Senate.  Sign to urge Senator Alexander and Senator Corker to speak up for the LGBTQ community during the confirmation process.  TEP will deliver a hard copy of the signatures to their offices.

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    Senator Alexander and Senator Corker:

    When the President announces his choice to replace Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, we urge you to speak up for the rights of LGBTQ people.  It is vitally important that members of the Supreme Court support the principle of "equal protection" and that Justice Kennedy's successor uphold the existing rights of LGBTQ people and oppose discrimination against LGBTQ people.  We respectfully ask you to raise these concerns publicly and not to vote for any nominee who supports discrimination.

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  • posted about Home on Facebook 2017-02-02 09:46:56 -0600
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    TEP in Shelby County

     

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    Welcome to TEP! Here's how you can help advance LGBTQ equality today.

    Register to vote online or share this link with friends so they can register.

    Join our email list for action alerts at this link so you can help us respond when equality is under attack.

    MEDIA CONTACT:  (615) 390-5252 or chris@tnequalityproject.com . N.B. This is a MEDIA contact.  All other non-emergency requests should be directed to email.  Thank you. 

    The Tennessee Equality Project (TEP) was founded in 2004 and engages state and local governments in Tennessee on behalf of the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender community.  We fight negative legislation at the state level such as the Don't Say Gay, License to Bully, and Turn the Gays Away bills.  In addition, we have been active in local governments throughout the state helping to advance non-discrimination and partner benefits measures in East, West, and Middle Tennessee.

    The Tennessee Equality Project Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, provides educational programming throughout Tennessee in three key areas.    First is Tennessee Equality Justice, which includes Tennessee Ready for Marriage on DAY ONE and SAFE (Schools Are For Everyone) Tennessee.  Second is Tennessee Equality Works, which includes LGBT Cultural Competency Training and Tennessee Open For Business.  Third is Tennessee Equality Voice, which includes Media Engagement and LGBT Media Training.

    You can support the TEP Foundation is when you shop at Amazon.  Simply go to our Amazon Smile link and make your purchases.  0.5% of your eligible purchase amount helps advance equality in Tennessee.

    We are a member of the Center for Nonprofit Management and the Equality Federation.

     

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  • commented on TN Rep Hulsey to introduce bathroom bill targeting transgender students 2015-11-10 09:30:20 -0600
    I am making my call and email now. I’ll share this far and wide. The time to defeat these discriminatory bills is before they even start. Thank you for the information and making it easy to take action.
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