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New STAND UP Sponsor, Michael & Michael

STAND UP is proud to have Michael & Michael Salon as a sponsor! Michael & Michael is consistently recognized as one of the leading hair salons in the country with many of its stylists and colorists receiving national acclaim as the some of the best talent in Chicago. Elle Magazine recently named Michael & Michael among the top 100 salons in the country, Instyle

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Why I Stand: Carlene Smith, Wedding Planner

“I stand for marriage equality because love doesn’t judge or validate itself based on the rules of others. There is no reason not to support love between two people and I feel so enraged when individuals actively discourage that love, and more upsettingly, basic rights. I stand up because for those who don’t.”   Carlene Smith is a wedding and event planner. Her business, Naturally Yours Events

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