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Mar 01
2018

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Roeper Parent Affinity Group for Adult Allies of LGBTQ+ Students

LGBTQThe next meeting will be held on Mar 6, Tue, 6-8pm —
Venue: Birmingham Campus, Rm 102 (office next to Upper School Head’s office)

Hour 1 – Discussion/ Q&A with Guest Speakers*
Hour 2: Parent-group sharing, support discussion

*Invited Guest Speakers for Mar 6
Roz Keith – founder and president of Stand with Trans which is a 501(c)(3), nonprofit that organizes and provides support groups, they meet in Farmington Hills MI; Parent of a transgender son, Advocate for the Trans community, speaker, creator of Ally Moms and blogger (CallHimHunter).

Liliana Reyes – Program Services Director, Affirmations, Ferndale MI – Liliana was a guest at Roeper in April 2017  at the U/MS Diversity Day

Lilianna Angel Reyes, trans Latina woman, has extensive history working with marginalized populations including people of color, women, LGBTQ communities, HIV positive communities, and most importantly youth and all their intersections. She is a a graduate of the University of Michigan Rackham Graduate School with a Masters of Public Administration She has worked with many state and national civil rights organizations including Affirmations, Planned Parenthood, National Organization of Women, Transgender Michigan, and NAACP.

Questions?

Rajesh Radhakrishnan, RPC VP Diversity & Inclusion, rajeshr.us@gmail.com, 734.486.1878 or
Carolyn Lett, Director of Diversity and Community Outreach, Carolyn.Lett@roeper.org, 248.444.9502

 

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