Thursday, August 27, 2015

BiNet USA + #OurTomorrow - Phoenix Photo Blast

In July of 2015, BiNet USA President Faith Cheltenham and BiNet USA Secretary Lynnette McFadzen attended Netroots Nation and the LGBT Netroots Connect pre-conference. They also engaged local Arizona bisexual community members regarding the future of the LGBTQ community with the BiNet USA + #OurTomorrow project.

@ LGBT Netroots Connect - The LGBT pre-conference for Netroots Nation

LGBT Netroots Connect begins with a welcome from Michael Rogers

Name Tag Sticker Fun at LGBT Netroots Connect

Versatility at the Bi+ Table!

Faith Cheltenham and Greg Ward of Fluid Arizona

Part of an exercise to create a twitter campaign. Seeing nothing bisexual specific we added our own!

Our campaign ideas

@ Netroots Nation

Heron Greensmith of MAP prepares to moderate the #NN15 panel, "LGBTQ Ladies Doing It For Ourselves"

Our lovely Heron working hard for our community.

"LGBTQ Ladies Doing It For Ourselves" Panel Members

Our Thought Leaders

@QPOCNN15 - QPOC* Caucus attendees take a group photo with Latina transgender icon Jennicet Gutierrez. Jennicet. who identifies as pansexual, made history earlier this year and was met with cheers at  the #NN15 #QPOC caucus.

 Selfies with Greg Ward and Faith Cheltenham outside the Convention Center

We were privileged to witness the immigration demonstration

 Immigration Demonstration through The Convention Center
To learn more about the critical need for immigration reform, visit #Not1More

#BlackLivesMatter co-founder and pansexual-identified activist Patrisse Cullors, St. Louis #BlackLivesMatter activist, Ashley YatesHampton Institute's Eyad Alkurabi, BiNet USA President Faith Cheltenham, Equality Michigan Political Director Sommer Foster and editor Daniel Villarreal take a selfie.

Patrisse, Faith and Sommer - #BlackGirlMagic 

We are BI Happy!
Faith Cheltenham, Lynnette McFadzen and Heron Greensmith

Heron and Lynnette show off their Bi Pride Nails

@ BiNet USA + Our Tomorrow Event and Afterparties

Bi Pride at Our #OurTomorrow Survey Party co-hosted by Halina Brooke of AZBI and Greg Ward of Fluid Arizona

Bi-Visible inside the Monarch after party


Greg, Ron, Chastity and Lynnette

Long time BiNet AZ Organizer Luke Turco attended our BiNet USA + #OurTomorrow Party with his spouse.

 Waving Our Bisexual Pride at The Wrap Up Party.

And outside too! 

(Photos and Videos courtesy of Faith Cheltenham, Lynnette McFadzen and Greg Ward)