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Churches Kick Off Ally Week and Look Ahead to #SpiritDay

Spirit Day isn’t until this Friday, but many churches used their weekend worship to kick off Ally Week, leading up to Spirit Day. Last Sunday, GLAAD challenged participants to ask their place of worship to go purple. So far, over 50 religious organizations and congregations have signed on to participate in Spirit Day, and many got the ball rolling over the weekend.

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October 15, 2012

Guest Post: South Africa goes purple for #SpiritDay on 10/19

Growing up in the new South Africa, I was lucky enough to not be a victim of apartheid.

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#SpiritDay Participants Fun. Partner with Rachel Antonoff to Launch The Ally Coalition for LGBT Equality

Spirit Day participants Fun. are partnering with Rachel Antonoff for the launch of The Ally Coalition, a non-profit dedicated to inspiring people to take action in the movement for LGBT equality. Read More

#SpiritDay Ambassadors Featured On HuffPost Gay Voices This Week! Read Post From Trans Advocate Janet Mock!

This week, The Huffington Post's Gay Voices section will feature Spirit Day Ambassadors! Read today's piece from Janet Mock!

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#SpiritDay: 19 Days of Action to stand up to bullying - Day 15, go purple now!

Go purple on Facebook and Twitter by turning your profle pictures purple!

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