About Us

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The Coalition of Rainbow Alliances (CORAL) is a non-profit, volunteer group that facilitates networking and community for the Central Illinois lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community, all other sexual and gender minorities, their families, friends, and the organizations that support them. CORAL supports the LGBTQ community throughout the year by hosting a variety of events and service projects including the Ritz, Pride Picnic, and Thanksgiving Dinner.

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Executive Board

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Jim Barr

President
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Brian Sylvester

Vice President

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Lori Carlson

Secretary

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April Poole

Treasurer

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Bert Morton

Member-at-Large

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Lisa Cotton

Member-at-Large

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Carolyn Austin

Member-at-Large

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Coordinators

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Lee Korty

Historian

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Bert Morton

Events Coordinator
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Committees

Coming soon!