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Former NFL player Wade Davis to attend Equality Michigan State Celebration

By |2012-10-11T09:00:00-04:00October 11th, 2012|Michigan, News|

Equality Michigan, the Michigan’s LGBT political organization, will host the State Equality Celebration Oct. 27 at the Detroit Club in Downtown Detroit.
Attendees will hear from former NFL player and openly gay man Wade Davis, community leaders and several elected officials. Equality Michigan will also honor recipients of its annual Catalyst Awards, recognizing individuals and organizations that have gone above and beyond in service to Michigan’s gay and transgender communities.
“Our Annual State Equality Celebration is an empowering opportunity to recognize the accomplishments of our communities and the individuals working towards full equality in Michigan,” said David Wait, chair of the Equality Michigan Board of Trustees.
The State Equality Celebration begins at 7:00 p.m. Oct. 27 at the Detroit Club at 565 East Larned St., Detroit, Michigan 48226. The Host Reception starts at 6:00 p.m. Tickets are $125, or $250 for the Host Reception, and are available online at or by calling Equality Michigan at 313-537-7000 ext. 105. Student tickets are available at $75.

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