Back to Blog >Making Music: Stephen and Mark’s Love StoryChildren Deserve Equality TooStanding Together: Leah and Leanne’s Love StoryA Different Perspective: Becky and Renee’s Love StoryMaking a Difference: Jenni and Lisa’s Love StoryIt’s About Family: Tammy and Wendy’s Love StoryMoving Forward: Oscar and Arturo’s Love StoryGrowing Old Together: Ray and Michael’s Love StoryNine Years in the Making: Clayton and Scott’s Love Story
June 4, 2013
The story of how Mark Towns and Stephen Pearlman of Chicago first met six years ago is straight out of a romance novel.
February 19, 2013
AFER Founding Boardmember Dustin Lance Black makes the case that children like newborn Dillon should be able to grow up knowing that his parents are married.
December 5, 2012
In January of 2011, Leah Neaderthal and Leanne Pittsford of San Francisco left for the trip of a lifetime – eight months in 35 cities in 16 countries. However, it was their experience in one city in particular that stuck out from the rest.
November 1, 2012
They traveled from their small town in Tennessee to the sandy beaches of Hawai’i to declare their love for each other. The commitment ceremony and vacation were a dream come true for the happy couple, until the last night.
October 24, 2012
In June 2011, Jenni Chang and Lisa Dazols of San Francisco began a year-long trip that covered 15 countries across Asia, Africa and South America.
October 10, 2012
Wendy Mayfield and Tammy Quaco of San Diego are thankful for a lot of things – namely, their family. With Tammy bringing two kids to the relationship, and Wendy bringing three, they worried that the new siblings would have a hard time blending.
September 28, 2012
“We have gone through about a million and a half weddings at this point: friends, family, why can’t we have that? We have a relationship to be admired.”
September 15, 2012
Ray Rodriguez of Colorado recently retired after 21 years of service to his country in the United States Marine Corps. Yet despite his bravery and willingness to die for his country, he was not afforded the same rights enjoyed by the men and women he stood beside.
September 2, 2012
In AFER's most unique Love Story yet, Ken Clayton gave his partner of nine years, Scott, and the AFER staff the surprise of a lifetime.