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RESCHEDULE – Chicago Real Estate Professionals STAND UP for Marriage Equality


American’s Views are Changing When it Comes to Same Sex Marriage

This week, we have seen history in the making. For the first time, in three states, Maine, Maryland, and Washington, the voters voted to make same-sex marriage legal and in Minnesota, voters denied for there to be a ban on same-sex marriage. It’s a sign that times are changing. There was a great article that we found in the Huffington Post by Aaron Zelinsky

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Brad Pitt Makes a $100,000 Pledge Towards Marriage Equality

Brat Pitt has pledged a $100,000 matching donation challenge to fight for same-sex marriage ballot measures in the four states that have them this November. Pitt makes the offer in a fundraising letter from the Human Rights Campaign: Pitt: It’s unbelievable to me that people’s lives and relationships are literally being voted on in a matter of days. In Maine, Maryland, Minnesota and Washington,

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A 5th Grader STANDS UP for Marriage Equality

Listen to this brave 5th grader, Kameron Slade, and his award winning speech on his support for marriage equality. A elementary school principal at PS 195 in Queens, New York City has barred a fifth-grade student from delivering a speech about marriage equality to the rest of the school even though he won a class competition. Same sex marriage is legal in New York,

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Google STANDS for Marriage Equality

The same team that produced Google’s ‘It Gets Better’ video have put together a great new clip for The Four, in which Google employees speak about their support for marriage equality and urge people to get behind the same-sex marriage battles in Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, and Washington. Says YouTube employee Julio: “There’s momentum around marriage equality, and the possibility that with your help, we

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New STAND UP Sponsor, Sarlas Music

“Everyone over at Sarlas Music, Inc. is so very proud to STAND UP for marriage equality! From ceremony through the last dance of the night, Sarlas Music provides the hippest, hottest, most exciting music in Chicagoland. Your guests will be singing along from the very first tunes they hear when ceremonies begin with Artistrings, featuring the most electrifying contemporary pop music exclusively arranged for

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New STAND UP Sponsor – Stitely Entertainment

The team at STAND UP is proud to have our new sponsor on board with us, the Stitely Entertainment Group! Stitely Entertainment features exceptional bands, DJs, combos and soloists for weddings, civil unions, corporate and charitable events. Delivering a perfect event is an art and planning it is a science. Stitely Entertainment has mastered both by planning and executing thousands of unique events since

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New STAND UP Sponsor from California, Jakfoto Films

It is so exciting for the team at STAND UP to have the honor our new sponsor, Jakfoto Films from California. You have to see the amazing work this husband and wife team creates! Learn more about Kiera & Josh below. FROM THE JAKFOTO FILM WEBSITE: Kiera Faye is the owner, editor, and lead cinematographer at Jakfoto Films. I’m an artist and a geek.

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Marriage Equality Ads from Washington

Don’t miss these short ads from Why Marriage Matters Washington that succinctly capture why we too Stand Up for marriage equality. As stated on their website, Reverend Gib Rossing and his wife, Beth, share their thoughts on the freedom to marry for all and below, Republican State Senator Cheryl Pflug shares her thoughts on the freedom to marry for all. If you remember we too had a Reverend

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Why I Stand: Desiree’ Moore Dent

“I support the I-Stand Up Campaign and marriage equality for all because love is love. And if you are able to find true love in this world, you should be able to celebrate it!”