NGLCC mourns the loss of Edie Windsor, who paved the way for marriage equality in the United States. Edie was known for her smile, her laugh, her exceptional mathematics skills that she expressed during her years at NGLCC founding partner IBM, and her innate ability to melt your heart with stories of her life. That was especially true when talking about her more than forty year love affair with Thea Spyer.
NGLCC Statement Condemning Charlottesville, VA Attack
NGLCC released the following statement in condemnation of the attack against Americans in Charlottesville, Virginia:
“The NGLCC and our allies in business will not remain silent in the face of attacks on America’s diverse communities. Charlottesville must be a wakeup call that we cannot ignore the hatred that exists against Americans based on their race, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, ability, and more. Diversity is the lifeblood of this nation, and celebrating our diversity is essential for our moral and economic wellbeing.
Wells Fargo and NGLCC Award $67,500 to Affiliate LGBT Chambers of Commerce
NGLCC Announces Chamber Excellence Awards at 2017 NGLCC International Business & Leadership Conference
Get To Know NGLCC's First LGBTBE Presenting Sponsor: American Meetings, Inc.
American Meetings, Inc.'s leaders, Todd Bludworth & Andy McNeill, recently sat with Team NGLCC to discuss their success and what led them to be the first LGBTBE Presenting Sponsor of the NGLCC International Business & Leadership Conference:
What impact has certification had on AMI’s business?
"FAMILIES LIKE YOURS" DOCUMENTARY CELEBRATES LGBT FAMILIES AT WORLD PREMIERE
July 18, 2017
Washington, DC – The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), the business voice of the LGBT community, is proud to announce the world premiere of Families Like Yours, a powerful documentary exploring the love, compassion, sacrifice, and success of LGBT families in America. Bristol-Myers Squibb, Dk Realizadores, NGLCC, and Wells Fargo underwrote the film’s production. Deutsche Bank and Hilton presented the premiere screening in New York City on July 17, 2017.
NGLCC Welcomes Newest Affiliate Chamber, Maryland LGBT Chamber of Commerce
June 9, 2017
Washington, DC – The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), the business voice of the LGBT community, is proud to welcome the Maryland LGBT Chamber of Commerce to the national network of NGLCC Local Affiliate Chambers.