Dedicated to ending discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Your Hometown Equality AdvocateThe Human Rights Council of North Central Florida has been your Hometown Equality Advocate for LGBT rights since 1993 – leading the fight for Alachua County sexual orientation and gender identity protections (2013), Gainesville gender identity protections (2008), domestic partner registry (2007), domestic partner benefits for city employees (1999), and sexual orientation protections (1998). HRCNCF continues to conduct candidate questionnaires and forums to keep you informed where local candidates stand on LGBT issues.
News and Events
Election Day for Gainesville City Commission At-Large Seat 2, and Districts 2 & 3 is Tuesday, March 14. You can check your voting status, view ballots, and check your voting precinct site at the Supervisor of Elections website at www.VoteAlachua.com. Remember, there are three ways to vote:
- Vote by Mail: Contact the Supervisor of Elections at 352-374-5252 to have a ballot mailed to you.
- Vote Early: From Monday, March 6, to Saturday, March 11 at three locations: the Supervisor of Elections office at 515 N. Main St., and at the Millhopper and Cone Park libraries.
- Vote on Election Day: Vote in your own polling precinct from 7 AM to 7 PM on Tuesday, March 14.
Keep Informed with our Latest Newsletter
The Guardian February 2017 issue includes written responses to the HRCNCF questionnaire from all seven Gainesville City Commission candidates.
HRCNCF Board of Directors meets every second Thursday of the month at 7:00 PM at Pride Community Center of North Central Florida, 3131 NW 13th Street, in Gainesville. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Donate to HRCNCF and Become a Member Today!
Your contributions are crucial to supporting our mission of ending discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. You can become a member by completing our contribution form, and mailing your check (made out to Human Rights Council of North Central Florida or HRCNCF) to:
PO Box 12912
Gainesville FL 32604-0912
Thank you for your support!
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