Join the Koleinu
Marriage Equality/LGBT Rights Action Team, Joann Prinzivalli
, Robert Voorheis , and Michael Sabatino for a Havdalah service, light nosh, and a screening of the film March On, a documentary film that tells the story of the LGBT Equality Movement through the lives of five families and culminating at the National Equality March in D.C. in 2009.
Joann Prinzivalli is the founder and state director of the New York Transgender Rights Organization (NYTRO), an unincorporated association consisting of member chapters around the state of New York.
NYTRO chapters are dedicated to grass roots transgender activism in their local communities and centered on local and state-level advocacy for trans-inclusive legislation.
These include the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA), the Dignity for All Youth Act (DAYA), and the Governor's Program Bill on Marriage.
Working on behalf of the wider Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community, Joann has worked on the Westchester County Executive's LGBT Advisory Board since its inception in 2002.
Since 2007, Joann has also added a transgender presence to the board of the Paul Rapoport Foundation, which provides support for programs and organizations working in the area of social services, health care, legal rights and issues, and community empowerment for the diverse LGBT community in the New York metropolitan area.
Joann lives in White Plains with her