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One Colorado Statement on the Designation of Stonewall as a National Monument

One Colorado, the state’s leading advocacy organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer Coloradans and their families, released the following statement from Political Director, Laura “Pinky” Reinsch, on today’s designation of the Stonewall Inn as a national monument to honor the LGBTQ equality movement. “Today, President Obama announced the Stonewall Inn will be theRead more >>

One Colorado Statement on today’s Supreme Court Decision to block DAPA and DACA+

One Colorado, the state’s leading advocacy organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer Coloradans and their families, released the following statement from Political Director, Laura “Pinky” Reinsch, on today’s 4-4 decision by the Supreme Court to block DAPA and DACA+. “Today’s unfortunate ruling impacts over 200,000 LGBTQ immigrants – many of who came toRead more >>

Vigils & Events for Orlando Attacks Happening Across the State

There are many vigils and events happening across the state. We encourage all those who are able to attend. Denver: June 12th at 8:30pm Tracks Nightclub https://www.facebook.com/events/783565595076495/ June 13th at 8pm Cheeseman Park https://www.facebook.com/events/883526275107789/ June 15th at 6:30pm La Raza Park https://www.facebook.com/events/1028204950598469/ June 16th at 2-4pm Drop-in counseling Mile High Behavioral Healthcare/Comitis Crisis Center https://www.facebook.com/onecolorado/posts/1210795432266738 Read more >>

One Colorado Statement on Orlando Attacks

Dave Montez, Executive Director of One Colorado, the state’s leading advocacy organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer Coloradans and their families, issued the following statement in response to the shooting last night at an Orlando gay nightclub that killed 50 and injured more than 50 others. “We are shocked and devastated by theRead more >>

Show some Colorado love and LGBTQ Pride with our new shirt!

We are pleased to announce we have partnered with Guise Brand Clothing for our new PRIDEFEST tshirts! Check them out online at bit.ly/2016PrideShirt and make sure you’re ready to show your PRIDE this year! All proceeds of every shirt sold will be donated to One Colorado to support the work to advance LGBTQ equality in Colorado. Huge thankRead more >>

March and Volunteer with One Colorado at Pride!

Flip-flops. Shades. Farmer’s tan. Oh my! Pride season must be here! Pull on a new One Colorado t-shirt, sign up new supporters of LGBT equality, and join in the fun this summer. We’ll be at pride festivals across the state! Volunteer or march with us where YOU live! Denver (6/18-6/19): Sign up to volunteer here:Read more >>

Bo Ortiz’ Remarks at 2016 Southern Colorado Ally Awards

I don’t know why I am here, receiving this beautiful award from all of you beautiful people, when I have been the tool used to oppress you. For seven years, I followed the law of Colorado – refused to treat you as equals – all the while I personally have enjoyed the privilege of allRead more >>

One Colorado’s Statement on U.S. Department of Education Guidance Regarding Transgender Students

Today, the U.S. Department of Education released guidance to the nation’s school districts that accept public tax dollars. The guidance affirms that discriminating against transgender students is illegal under Title IX. One Colorado, the state’s leading advocacy organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Coloradans and their families, released the following statement from Executive Director Dave Montez onRead more >>

Our 2016 legislative session wrap-up

With the 2016 legislative session ending yesterday, we are disappointed that most of the bills introduced to advance equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Coloradans and their families were defeated in the State Senate — even though many had bipartisan support. Click here to read our wrap-up of the 2016 legislative session. Two important bills that wouldRead more >>

One Colorado’s Statement on Republicans in Colorado State Senate Vote Down a Ban on Conversion Therapy for LGBT Minors

Today, Senate leadership once again killed a bill that would protect lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) young people by banning conversion therapy – the discredited practice that aims to change someone’s sexual orientation or gender identity. One Colorado, the state’s leading advocacy organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Coloradans and their families, released the following statementRead more >>