South Carolina Equality Announces New Executive Director -- After National Search, Local LGBT Advocate, Ryan Wilson Selected
October 21, 2012
October 21, 2012
August 21, 2012
SC Equality announces a political action committee to help elect fair-minded candidates to office in South Carolina!
May 28, 2012
Appointed as chair of the board in May of 2012, Jeff Ayers shares his vision for SC Equality and future of equality in the palmetto state.
March 13, 2012
January 17, 2012
June 7, 2011
Progress in Richland County for LGBT South Carolinians!
May 18, 2011
Hate Crimes Bill Introduced in SC General Assembly
April 19, 2011
April 20, 2011 SC Equality Press Release regarding recent attack on Joshua Esskew and comments by Dr. James of Winthrop University.
March 27, 2011
ACLU Demands That Schools Stop Unconstitutional Web Filtering Of LGBT Content Students Across The Country Report Censorship Of Educational Web Content As Part Of Organization’s “Don’t Filter Me” Project
March 14, 2011
Columbia City and Mayor Steve Benjamin expand protections in employment to include gender identity!
January 13, 2011
Statewide Survey of South Carolina Gay and Transgender Community Evidences High Occurrences of Bullying and Harassment.
October 18, 2010
Please join friends and allies as we meet in communities across the State to remember friends lost to suicide and stand in solidarity against hatred and bullying.
August 19, 2010
Having been the executive director of South Carolina Equality for just over a month now, I find myself in awe of our exceptional community. From the upstate to the low country, everyone is welcoming and eager to help create the change that...
June 7, 2010
South Carolina Equality is proud to support celebrations of Pride throughout our area. We love getting together with our community to see old friends and make some new ones.
June 2, 2010
On Monday, June 14, from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m., the Columbia Office of the FBI will host a "Meet & Greet" for members of the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) community --- and you're invited.
May 25, 2010
The White House and the Pentagon have finally changed their tune and announced that they will now support an amendment to repeal the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" (DADT) law THIS YEAR.
May 23, 2010
Advocates in SC have learned that ALL state money for AIDS treatment and prevention has now been stripped from our state budget.
May 20, 2010
In South Carolina and 28 other states, it is legal to fire someone because they are lesbian, gay, bisexual -- or straight. In South Carolina and 37 other states, it is legal to fire a transgender person.
May 11, 2010
This morning, the Senate K-12 Education Sub-Committee held another hearing on H3543, the Teen Dating Violence Bill. SC Equality, its lobbyist, and allied organizations like Sean's Last Wish were present--with four witnesses who were prepared to...
May 5, 2010
South Carolina Equality announced today Utah Legislator Christine Johnson has been named its new Executive Director.