<back to #morethanmarriage Freedom to marry is important. Many people, including transgender people, are impacted by the legal recognition of our relationships and families. And, our community needs more than marriage to survive. #morethanmarriage is a community-based campaign to amplify the voices of our community and raise awareness of the critical issues we need to address in order to thrive - including marriage, immigration, bullying, health care access, family rights, employment, and more. In addition to featuring our own efforts, we will be showcasing activists and organizations doing incredible work to make a difference.
Organization Spotlight: Methodist Federation for Social Action is proud to partner with #morethanmarriage. Even as we celebrate strides toward marriage equality, MFSA, in cooperation with Transgender Law Center, invites constituents and friends to name and address other facets of discrimination that affect LGBT people. The "More than Marriage" campaign will raise awareness around other facets of discrimination that affect LGBT people socially and especially economically. For example, losing employment while transitioning between gender identities is a real threat to transgendered individuals, yet a less publicized challenge. Learn more>