LGBTQ+ Equality

Join other UUs, and others that share our values, in taking action.

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Trans Lives Festival

Join the Festival of Transgender, Gender Queer and Non Binary and their artistry!

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Looking for Engagement with Iowa UUs–Volunteer Opportunities

We have spots on the board and on each of our task forces: Environmental Justice, LGBTQiA Justice and Racial Justice. Commitments vary–some as little as an hour or two every three months.

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We are Unitarian Universalists!

We are Unitarian Universalists, people of many backgrounds who have different beliefs, but shared values. Together, we offer a guided path towards a better you and a better world. Get to know us in this short animated video.

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Please join The Quire of Eastern Iowa for this spring concert, “Protest, Power, and Remembrance” on June 11, 4 PM at The Englert Theatre in Iowa City. This concert includes selections from Considering Matthew Shepard.

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The Learning Space at Unitarian Universalist Society (UUS)

Iowa’s new anti-LGBTQ+ legislation makes a toxic school environment more likely. So UUS is opening its building and creating a safe Learning Space for trans, queer, and other marginalized children and youth.

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Iowa Pride Events

June is Pride month for many communities. Whether you identify as LGBTQ+ or an ally, show up and celebrate Pride to send a loud and proud message to our fellow Iowans and politicians that we respect the inherent worth and dignity of EVERY person! Read more to find an event near you.

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Join Interfaith Pride Service, June 24 in Cedar Rapids

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Cedar Falls Mayor declines a proclamation supporting Pride

The Cedar Falls mayor refused to sign a proclamation supporting Pride month, but changed his mind after being lobbied.

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Register for One Iowa’s 2023 Legislative Session Recap

Iowa’s legislature proposed 31 anti-LGBTQ bills. Four were passed by the legislature and 27 were defeated. One Iowa will be conducting a legislative session recap webinar on May 11th at 6pm. Read more to register for this webinar.

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