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United Pride Building Up

March 28, 2019 | 8:00am – 9:30am
Program begins at 8:20am. Light breakfast will be served.

United Way of Metro Chicago United Pride - Building Up

United Pride, United Way of Metro Chicago’s LGBTQ affinity group, invites you to Building Up: Exploring the barriers faced by transgender people in Chicago and how the community can respond. This breakfast panel event will bring together some of Chicago’s most influential members of the LGBTQ community to discuss how we can work together to ensure the Chicago region is a place where all people in all neighborhoods can thrive.


A Conversation With:

Phoenix Matthews Ph.D.,
Clinical psychologist and Professor
College of Nursing at the University of Illinois at Chicago

Ben Thierry, MPA, PMP, CSM
Project Manager,
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois

Angelina Nordstrom
Receptionist, Center on Halsted

Moderated By:

Channyn Parker
Manager of External Relations, Howard Brown Health