Making Schools Safe in Colorado
August 22, 2019
Following intensive education efforts by One Colorado Education Fund and allies, Colorado passes a law requiring schools to protect students from bullying. The Gill Foundation becomes the first LGBT foundation to donate to Just and Fair Schools Fund, a non-LGBT collaborative to address harsh disciplinary practices in schools.
Freedom to Marry sets its sights on New York, which had failed to legalize marriage for same-sex couples in prior attempts. In a critical moment in the fight for marriage equality, Freedom to Marry reignites momentum with a New York victory, doubling the number of LGBT Americans living in a state with the right to marry.