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Waukegan Friends is a 501c not for profit organization that focuses on Waukegan. 

We are pleased to be a recognized Member of and, organizations that recognizes LGBTQ+ Pride Events on an International and National Level.  Go Waukegan Friends!


Our Waukegan Community for us is about the people who make our environment a better place through engagement, ensuring that all voices in the community are represented and heard.


We support social justice for all that achieves fairness, equality and inclusion, especially in the LGBTQ+ Community that live here now and in the future.

Waukegan Friends Board Members

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Greg Brown


Tracy Emsun



Aybars Emsum


Rich Hanson

Emmy Gottschalk

Roberto Puig

Sara Zamor

Catherine Whaley

Gary Graber

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