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WNPJ’S Community Energizer and Fundraiser

Type: * Fundraiser * Music * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Join Wisconsin Network for Peace and Justice, The Racial Justice Tipping Point and partners for a community celebration and connecting fundraiser. We are in the midst of some…

InDIGenous Jazz Series: Johannes Wallmann – Love Wins

Type: Performance This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Dr. Johannes Wallmann is the Director of Jazz Studies and Associate Professor of Music at UW-Madison’s Mead Witter School of Music. Before his arrival at UW, he led jazz studies at California State…

Freedom, Inc. Condemns Chief Koval’s Plan as Racist and Dangerous

On Wednesday, Madison Police Department Chief Mike Koval announced that he planned to initiate a wave of arrests that would predominantly target African American men.  This plan is an attempt to address the recent increase in gun violence in Madison, even though he admits that there may be no evidence…

FCI Gallery of the People brought to you by IR

Type: * Art Exhibition * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community IR and FCI Present: Gallery of the People / Galleria de Arte del Pueblo written by Amber Walker Forward Community Investments (FCI) and Intellectual Ratchet (IR) present “Gallery of the People”/“Galería de Arte del…

LGBT Books to Prisoners Volunteer Session

Type: * Informational * Networking This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * Is LGBTQ hosted * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Come send books to LGBTQ+ people in prisons around the country. We have nearly moved in to our new space at the Social Justice Center and…

Queering Social Justice

Type: * Lecture * Informational *This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community FEATURING M. Adams, Co-Executive Director of Freedom, Inc. WHEN August 26, 2016 6:30pm – 8:30pm WHERE James Reeb Unitarian Universalist Congregation 2146 E Johnson St, Madison,…

Type: * Informational * Networking * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Madison, WI, March 3rd, 2016: Project Kinect is happy to announce the 2016 Social Change Forum to be held at Threshold (2717 Atwood Ave) from 8:30am- 5pm with a happy hour to follow…

Tenant Resource Center 35th Anniversary & Silent Auction

Type: * Fundaiser * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community This year Tenant Resource Center is celebrating 35 years of service in the community! Get your holiday shopping done early at our silent auction and raise a toast to housing justice in Wisconsin. The suggested…

YWCA Racial Justice Summit

Type: * Informational * Workshop * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Each year, the YWCA Madison hosts a Racial Justice Summit that brings together community stakeholders to work on eliminating barriers that foster racism in our community. The Summit focuses on institutional racism and…

Tenant Resource Center 13th Iron Chef Fundraiser

Type: * Social * Fundraiser This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community SAVE THE DATE for Tenant Resource Center’s 13th annual Iron Chef Fundraiser on Friday, March 13th! Local CHEFS will test their luck in battles for frivolous prizes and serious bragging rights. Local JUDGES will determine…

First Annual Social Change Forum

Type: * Informational * Networking * Social * Workshop This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Madison, WI, January 12th, 2015: Project Kinect will be officially launching in Madison, WI Monday, February 23rd. The week will be filled with events, Meet Ups, and community engagement activities. The culmination…

Register now – Wisconsin LGBT Leadership Conference

SAVE THE DATE: FEBRUARY 20-22, 2015 for the 2015 Wisconsin LGBT Leadership Conference, at the Hyatt Regency in Milwaukee The Wisconsin LGBT Leadership Conference is an innovative approach to building a more skilled and connected network of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) and allied leaders who are empowered to achieve…

Social Change Firm Launches in Madison

Madison, WI, January 12th, 2015: Project Kinect will be officially launching in Madison, WI Monday, February 23rd. The week will be filled with events, Meet Ups, and community engagement activities. The culmination of the week will be the first annual Social Change Forum that will be held Thursday, February 26th,…