Gender Spectrum Rally: Our Future tomorrow in Normal


NORMAL — Another rally in support of the transgender community will be held in Normal tomorrow night.

From the Facebook event:

This rally is being organized as a response to the Dept. of Health and Human Services memo regarding the proposed legal definition of gender to be used by the department. We want to make this rally even bigger then the one last week and let it know that we #wontbeerased. We are taking donations to support the transgender community in our area at: If your organization wishes to endorse this event please message us through our page.

Marchers will meet at the Illinois State University Quad at 4:00pm, the march will begin at 4:15pm and end at the Uptown Circle. There will be several speakers scheduled to present. The speakers include Brittany Clinardrd, B’N Trans Founder, Tobias Horner, Authentically You Founder, some TBA transgender and non-binary identifying adults and others that will be announced at the rally.

Endorsing organizations include ACLU of Central Illinois, Stonewall Democrats of McLean County, Prairie Pride Coalition, and YDSA Bloomington.