by Melanie Pfeffer, UNA Tampa Bay Social Media Director
In a world where conflicts, terror, and suffering are featured on every newspaper's front page, the Internet shows a small spark of hope today. Nelson Mandela Day is observed annually on July 18th and people around the globe are posting quotes from the Nobel Peace Prize Laureate everywhere on social media.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Tampa Bay Chapter of the United Nations Association USA (UNA-USA) will exhibit for the first time in the annual St. Pete Pride Festival in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida, on Sunday, June 29. The UNA-USA is a not-for-profit membership organization dedicated to building among the American people understanding of and support for the ideals and vital work of the United Nations System. Free & Equal is a UNA-USA global public information campaign aimed at raising awareness of homophobc and transphobic violence and discrimination and promoting greater respect for the rights of Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, and Transgender (LGBT) people everywhere.