2013 Equality Illinois Gala

The Sky’s Director of Marketing Partnerships Stephanie Lovingood and Director of New Business Development Shelli Anderson joined staff from MillerCoors and more than 1000 high-profile guests who attended the annual event for the LGBT civil rights organization including: Gov. Pat Quinn, Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Attorney General Lisa Madigan and several other elected officials from throughout the state. The event was to celebrate the recent progress of a bill that would legalize same-sex marriage, and to honor Sen. Heather Steans, a Chicago Democrat, for her efforts to achieve LGBT equality.

Equality Illinois is (EQIL) was founded in 1991 to secure, protect and defend equal rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people throughout Illinois. The organizations initiatives extend throughout every sector of Illinois life, reaching individuals and organizations both in the LGBT community and the mainstream, across the private, public, and nonprofit sectors.

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