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Oakland Pride and Family Garden

 

Save the date! September 10.

 

FEATURING: face painting petting zoo pony rides arts & crafts storytime

 

GARDEN: Corner of Frantklin & 21st Streets 11am - 4pm

 

PARADE: Broadway & 14th St. 10:30am

 

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Invest in families, invest in the future.

 

We're proud of our queer families! Hear from new Executive Director and immigrant queer mama Renata Moreira and many other LGBTQ-headed families on parenting and balancing multiple identities.

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O2E June 06 ACA Call Final

 

Save Medicaid and stop the repeal of the Affordable Care Act!

 

The Senate will vote on its harmful and heartless bill to repeal the health care law and cut Medicaid funding after the July 4th recess. The Senate bill would take healthcare from 22 million people and result in $772 billion in cuts to Medicaid.Call 866-426-2631 and tell your senators to vote no on the repeal of the Affordable Care Act! Learn more at out2enroll.org.

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  • Joint Statement with Forward Together on the Travel Ban and Its Impact on LGBTQ Families

    Joint Statement with Forward Together on the Travel Ban and Its Impact on LGBTQ Families

    Today we issued a statement with our friends at Forward Together regarding the impacts on LGBTQ families of the revised, reissued travel ban (PDF here). Our Family Coalition joins Forward Together to condemn the State Department’s re-issued, “modified” travel ban on visitors or refugees from six Muslim-majority nations. It does more than amplify Islamophobia and distract […]

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  • 5 Pride Pro-tips for Pride-Rookie Parents

    5 Pride Pro-tips for Pride-Rookie Parents

    by Polly Pagenhart, Communications & Director at Our Family Coalition This piece was originally published on the OFC Blog on June 24, 2014. It is re-posted here with current links for Pride 2017. If this your first Pride with your family, you’re probably wondering how you’re going to get through the day with your good humor — […]

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  • Now Is the Time for Love: A Joint Statement with the San Francisco Human Rights Commission

    Now Is the Time for Love: A Joint Statement with the San Francisco Human Rights Commission

    Alongside our colleagues at the San Francisco Human Rights Commission, we issued this statement today, in light of the recent anniversaries of the Pulse and Charleston massacres, each of which came during a week that also saw mass shootings at a San Francisco UPS facility and a baseball diamond in Alexandria, Virginia. On the eve of the 47th Annual SF LGBTQ […]

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Pride Weekend Run Down
Pride Weekend Run Down

Yusni Bakar, the Director of Family Programs gives you a low-down of all the events Our Family Coali...

Barbara Lee accepts Our Family Coalition's 2017 Notable Ally Award
Barbara Lee accepts Our Family Coalition's 2017 Notable Ally Award

In this recorded video, screened at Our Family Coalition's 2017 Night Out gala, Congresswoman Barbar...

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2017 Our Family Coalition PSA

Proud of our queer families! Hear from new Executive Director and immigrant queer mama Renata Morei...

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2016 Our Family Coalition PSA

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  • Inclusive Lessonplans

    Our Family Coalition’s Fair Education Act site is a one-stop place for lessons and resources to support teachers in making history and social studies are more fair, accurate, inclusive, and respectful experience for all students. Lesson plans organized by grade level and topic.
  • Unheard Voices: Stories of LGBT History

    Unheard Voices: Stories of LGBT History At the core of the program are brief audio interviews with individuals who bore witness to or helped to shape LGBT history in some way. Each interview is accompanied by a backgrounder with discussion questions and activities for educators, and a student reading with biographical information about the interview subject and historical background on the era.

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  • Gay and Lesbian Life under Nazi Rule: The Legacy of Paragraph 175

    Gay and Lesbian Life under Nazi Rule: The Legacy of Paragraph 175 Examine personal testimonies in order to understand what conditions were like for gay and lesbian people living in Nazi occupied Germany before and during WWII.

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