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The LGBTQ Ally March is a celebration of the LGBTQIA+ community. It is a time to recommit to what it means to be an ally to the identities in this community that differ from your own, and a chance to thank those who are truly walking the walk of being an ally.  Straight, cisgender allies are a corner-stone of the LGBTQIA+ community. Additionally, the alliance is strengthened by members of the LGBTQIA+ community supporting each other. On this day, we celebrate all who are queerly diverse and all who are dedicated to making our schools, communities, nation, and world safer and more accepting of sexuality and gender diversity. 

The 2018 LGBTQ Ally march will be held on Thursday, April 12th in the Reeve Memorial Union Ballroom with doors opening at 5:00 pm.

Would you like to lead the 2018 LGBTQ Ally March? 

Here is how: 

  • Contact members of your organization, team, floor, sorority, fraternity, friends, major or any other group of people you associate with at UW Oshkosh and create a team of 10-15 people. 
  • If your organization has more than 15 people, encourage others to create groups. Organizations are welcome to have as many groups as they want. If your organization has less than 10 members ask friends and family members to join you for the march. 
  • Once you have your team, email us with your group name for the event.
  • When your team of at least 10 people arrives at the Ally March check in and put your team name in the drawing. We will draw a name at the end of the rally and announce the team that will then immediately lead the march.   

Would your group/organization like to co-sponsor the LGBTQ Ally March?

For $40 you get access to the following: 

  • your group/organizations name will be added to the back of our LGBTQ Ally March t-shirt
  • you will have to opportunity to table at the LGBTQ Ally March

If your group/organization would like to be a co-sponsor please contact the LGBTQ Resource Center

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