Who inspires you?

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50 Years of Iconic Inspiration

Who has inspired you? From personal mentors to cultural icons, advocates, and visionary leaders, we want to celebrate the changemakers who have influenced you to stand alongside ERA for the past five decades. We want to hear from you!

We call them icon but you may call them Mom or sister. Tell your story for a chance to see them recognized at Equal Rights Advocates’ 50th Anniversary Gala event in spring 2024! We may also feature your story on our social media channels throughout the year.

Nomination Categories apply to those who currently and/or formerly fit the description:

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  • Legal Impact Icon
  • Social Justice Icon
    • Public figure known for catalyzing the equality movement
  • Emerging Leader Icon
  • Pioneer Icon
    • Made significant advancements for gender justice that influence the movement today
    • Current or former ERA employee, Board/committee member, pro bono volunteer, or clerk/intern
  • Unsung Icon
    • Someone you know who deserves recognition


Nominate up to 3 people.

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Know Your Rights

Learn what your rights are so you can navigate your situation and make the best decision for you.

Your Rights at Work
Your Rights at School

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We may be able to provide free legal help for the following issues at California schools: gender and LGBTQI+ discrimination, sexual harassment, and sexual assault.

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We have trained legal advocates and lawyers on staff to guide you through your legal issue.

Conozca Sus Derechos

Aprende sus derechos para que puedas navegar su situación y tomar la mejor decisión para ti.

Sus Derechos en el Trabajo


Posible que podamos proveer ayuda legal por gratis por los siguientes problemas en el trabajo o la escuela: discriminación basado en el género o por LGBTQI+, acoso sexual, asalto sexual, y discriminación basado en el embarazo o por ser padre/madre.


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