Texarkana, USA – Equality Texarkana held their monthly social dinner at Pop’s Place on Highway 67 Saturday evening at 6:00 p.m. Roughly 20 people attended the event held for visiting, meeting new people, and perhaps most importantly…eating.
Equality Texarkana is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization located in Texarkana, Arkansas and serving Texarkana, USA, and the surrounding areas. The group strives to encourage equal rights and representation for all people regardless of sexual orientation, religious beliefs, or nationality/heritage. While the group has a central focus on the LGBT community, they have members from all walks of life in the organization. The group offers support meeting for family members, people dealing with social issues, and for people dealing with bullying issues in schools and in the community. The group has had national celebrity support and political leaders support as they have continued to grow.
During the monthly social dinner Saturday, one person stated, “I had no idea there was a support group like this in Texarkana. I’m excited to find you guys!” Business leaders and pastors from the community were in attendance Saturday evening.