Equality Forum (www.equalityforum.com) advances national and international gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) civil rights.

Equality Forum annually presents the largest national and international GLBT civil rights forum. Equality Forum 2004 with Canada as the Featured Nation had 57 events with 80 regional, national and international nonprofits participating. Twenty-four (24) prominent Canadians represented their nation and twenty-three (23) Executive Directors of leading state, national and international organizations served as moderators and panelists.

There is no registration fee and 44 programs including all substantive programs were free. Programming includes parties, cabaret, art exhibit, International Business Colloquium dinner, film, BB"Q" and SundayOUT.

Equality Forum produces documentary films. "JIM IN BOLD" (www.jiminbold.com) about the impact of homophobia on GLBTQ youth was critically acclaimed and screened in film festivals on three continents. Equality Forum is in production on its third documentary film, which is expected to be completed in late 2004.

Equality Forum undertakes high impact initiatives including PROJECT 1138 (www.project1138.com) and its Fortune 500 project (www.equalityforum.com).

Equality Forum is a nonprofit and 501©(3) organization headquartered in Philadelphia. (www.equalityforum.com)