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Aug 21, 2020, 16:50 ET LGBTQ+ Family Support Group Joins Teamsters Local 856

Workers at the Our Family Coalition based in San Francisco have joined Teamsters Local 856. The Coalition organizes workshops, support groups,...


Aug 20, 2020, 15:07 ET Barefoot Wine Partners with RuPaul's Drag Race Producers World of Wonder to Honor the Past, Present and Future of LGBTQ+ Movement

What do you get when you add RuPaul's Drag Race royalty with LGBTQ+ - inspired designs and the perfect bottle of Barefoot Bubbly? The House of...


Aug 13, 2020, 09:37 ET Open for business: New Orbitz site filters for LGBTQ hotels with a 'higher standard'

Travelers searching for flights and hotels online in the early 2000s likely remember Orbitz® among the leading travel sites of the dotcom boom. What...


Aug 11, 2020, 08:47 ET UrSafe 'Swipes Right' on Grindr Partnership to Bring Safety to the LGBTQ+ Dating Community

The UrSafe App, a global security app offering next-generation personal safety technology, today announced a new partnership with Grindr, the...


Aug 11, 2020, 06:00 ET Q26 Releases Summer Film Issue of QTYPE To Raise Money For The LGBTQ Community

Black and Queer-owned digital media company, Q26, has released the Summer Film Issue of its triannual magazine, QTYPE, on August 11, 2020. Funds...


Aug 10, 2020, 02:49 ET Drag Artists Rise, Strive and Thrive to Rock the 2020 Vote for Social Justice Issues

It was Aug. 1, 2020, and news outside Hamburger Mary's Drag Brunch was: U.S. coronavirus numbers soar; more than 700 children taken from their...


Aug 05, 2020, 09:00 ET Instagram-Famous 'Blobby & Friends' Launches Toys and Undies to Delight & Do Good During Pandemic

Uncute, the sweetly sardonic toy and apparel company that formed in response to the overwhelming Instagram popularity of the webcomic Blobby and...


Aug 03, 2020, 09:00 ET Coldwell Banker da la bienvenida a afiliados a través de su programa de Propiedad Inclusiva

Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC, una marca de Realogy (NYSE: RLGY), dio a conocer hoy los nombres de los primeros tres agentes de corretaje se que...


Aug 03, 2020, 09:00 ET Coldwell Banker Welcomes Affiliates Under Inclusive Ownership Program

Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC, a Realogy (NYSE: RLGY) brand, today announced the first three brokerages joining the brand as part of its new...


Jul 28, 2020, 16:08 ET DLA Piper joins Out Leadership

Out Leadership, the only truly global LGBT+ business network helping Out Leaders and organizations realize the economic growth and talent dividend...


Jul 28, 2020, 08:00 ET Plume and Point of Pride Partner to Grant Gender-Affirming Care to Trans Folks Across America

Plume, the first health tech company built for the transgender community, in partnership with Point of Pride, a nonprofit dedicated to providing...


Jul 23, 2020, 14:30 ET ESA Foundation Opens Doors for Women, Minorities and LGBTQI+ Students

Driven by its steadfast commitment to diversifying the video game industry, the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) Foundation announced today...


Jul 23, 2020, 10:50 ET Twin Cities Film Fest Announces 2020 Hybrid Film Fest & New Diversity Series Presented In Partnership With VumaTV

The Twin Cities Film Fest (TCFF) is pleased to announce that VumaTV, the only global streaming platform focused on unifying cultures through unique,...


Jul 20, 2020, 11:00 ET Dallas Children's Theater Paves The Way For Online Access To ANDI BOI, A Groundbreaking Play Focused On A Transgender Teen

Dallas Children's Theater (DCT) is pleased to be announcing the online release of ANDI BOI. This groundbreaking play about a transgender teen is part ...


Jul 16, 2020, 13:00 ET Halsey, Magnum's Global Mbassador, Performs Digital Acoustic Set As Part Of New Campaign Collaboration With Magnum Ice Cream

Multi-platinum singer, songwriter and activist, Halsey, today shared a very special YouTube live performance (available for 24 hours) featuring some...


Jul 15, 2020, 05:00 ET StartOut and Socos Labs announce the launch of the StartOut Pride Economic Impact Index

StartOut and Socos Labs are proud to launch the StartOut Pride Economic Impact Index™ (SPEII) to quantify the economic value of under-utilized LGBTQ+ ...


Jul 08, 2020, 08:30 ET Trulieve Celebrates Florida's LGBTQ+ Community with $50k Donation

Donation will be sent to eight Florida-based organizations and non-profits dedicated to LGBTQ+ causes TALLAHASSEE, Fla., July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -...


Jul 08, 2020, 08:00 ET JanSport Doubles Down on Commitment to Gen Z and Mental Health

JanSport today announced the second phase of its #LightenTheLoad campaign, created to drive open conversations around Gen Z and mental health. Half...


Jul 07, 2020, 16:25 ET New Black-Founded And Black-Led Non-Profit Foundation Created By Louisville Business Leaders To Promote Equity In America

Entrepreneur and founder of the Derby Diversity Business Summit (DDBS) Tawana Bain announces the founding of The Global Economic Diversity...


Jul 07, 2020, 04:00 ET JTI Announces New Equal Family Leave Policy

JTI (Japan Tobacco International) has launched a global equal family leave policy for all its employees, which goes beyond national family leave...


Jul 02, 2020, 01:55 ET Seis celebridades Trans que você tem que conhecer

Os famosos e bem-sucedidos sempre foram exemplos a serem seguidos. Ver pessoas transexuais em locais de destaque dentro da sociedade é tão importante ...


Jul 01, 2020, 10:00 ET Superbia Services Inc. Announces The Launch Of Superbia.org

Superbia Services Inc., the development organization delivering non-discriminatory treatment of LGBTQ persons in financial and other fundamental...


Jul 01, 2020, 09:09 ET Activists Deploy Performance and Vulva Art to Free Russian Artist & LGBT Activist Yulia Tsvetkova

Artists and activists from the around the world use creative actions to demand the release of 27-year-old feminist artist and LGBT activist Yulia...


Jul 01, 2020, 09:00 ET This Minority Mental Health Month, NAMI is Raising Awareness About Mental Health in Underrepresented Communities

NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, has the goal of raising awareness about mental health care in underrepresented communities. Our...


Jun 30, 2020, 20:35 ET Program With a Purpose

In conjunction with Pride month, Suna Solutions (Suna) is pleased to announce the beginning of a new mentoring program with Pride Resource Partners...