Equality Florida Equality Florida Gives Out $9.5M Raised After Pulse By Nick Evans • Sep 27, 2016 Ted Eytan via Flickr Equality Florida has begun dispersing the more than $9 million donors gave in the wake of Orlando’s Pulse Nightclub shooting. But that’s only half of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender group’s response. Deadline Approaches For Pulse Victims To Submit Claims By Kate Payne • Sep 7, 2016 Olly Newport/ flickr / https://www.flickr.com/photos/nyllo/ Equality Florida has set a deadline to distribute donations for the victims of the Pulse shooting. Victims and their families have until September 12th to submit a claim to receive the funds. Florida Advocate Challenges Trump's Statements On LGBTQ People By Kate Payne • Jul 22, 2016 Ted Eytan via flickr / https://www.flickr.com/photos/taedc/ In his acceptance speech at the Republican convention, Donald Trump said he’d protect the LGBTQ community. But one Florida advocate is skeptical. Pulse Victim Fund Soaring To Nearly $6 Million By Jim Ash • Jun 20, 2016 The LGBT advocacy group Equality Florida set a $100,000 fundraising goal for victims immediately after the Pulse nightclub massacre in Orlando. Now, the total is nearing $6 million.