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2018 LGBTQ Roundtable Comes to Hamilton Stage in Rahway

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Union County Freeholder Chairman Sergio Granados  and Freeholders Bruce H. Bergen and Alexander Mirabella welcomed Christian Fuscarino of Garden State Equality to the 2018 LGBTQ Roundtable Credits: Jim Lowney/County of Union
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RAHWAY, NJ - Union County Freeholder Chairman Sergio Granados and Freeholders Bruce H. Bergen and Alexander Mirabella welcomed Christian Fuscarino of Garden State Equality to the 2018 LGBTQ Roundtable meeting hosted by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders at the Hamilton Stage in Rahway.

They were joined by Union County Department of Human Services Director Debbie-Ann Anderson, Union County Office of LGBTQ Services Coordinator Danni Newbury and Union County Division of Outreach and Advocacy Director Maureen Segale-Glenn.

The roundtable meeting was facilitated by Mr. Fuscarino as more than 40 participants discussed LGBTQ-related programs, services, issues and priorities for 2018.

The Union County Office of LGBTQ Services, under the Division of Outreach and Advocacy in the Department of Human Services, provides a platform for leadership and collaboration to support equality, and serves as a catalyst for advocacy, awareness and action on current and emerging issues that impact the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer individuals. For more information about the Union County Office of LGBTQ Services, contact Danni Newbury, Coordinator, at 908-527-4742 or dnewbury@ucnj.org.

 

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