2018 “Best-of-the-Best” Corporations for Inclusion Named by NGLCC and Partners in the National Business Inclusion Consortium (NBIC)
April 18, 2018
Washington, DC – The National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), the business voice of the LGBT community, in collaboration with its partners in the National Business Inclusion Consortium (NBIC), has named the third annual Best-of-the-Best list of corporations in America committed to diversity and inclusion across all communities.
NGLCC Welcomes Accenture’s Nedra Dickson to Board of Directors
March 21, 2018
Washington D.C. - The National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), the business voice of the LGBT community, is proud to announce that Nedra Dickson, Supplier Diversity and Sustainability Lead for Accenture, has joined the NGLCC Board of Directors. Dickson will join an accomplished Board of Directors tasked with guiding NGLCC’s mission of expanding economic opportunity, LGBT Business Enterprise (LGBTBE) certification, corporate business inclusion, public policy advocacy, and global LGBTI rights.
NGLCC Celebrates Second Circuit Court of Appeals Decision That Sexual Orientation Discrimination Is Barred By Existing Law
February 26, 2018
Washington, D.C. -- The National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), the business voice of the LGBT community, celebrates the Second Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation violates federal law.
The Court found that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the federal law prohibiting employers from discriminating against employees on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, and religion, includes sexual orientation discrimination as a form of gender discrimination.
NGLCC Condemns New HHS Conscience and Religious Freedom Division
January 18, 2018
NGLCC, the business voice of the LGBT community, has issued the following statement on the Trump administration's authorization of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Conscience and Religious Freedom Division, authored by Co-Founder & President Justin Nelson and Co-Founder & CEO Chance Mitchell:
NGLCC Celebrates 15 Years at 2017 National Dinner Gala
NGLCC Renamed “National LGBT Chamber of Commerce”, Reaffirms Mission as Business Voice of the LGBT Community
NGLCC Condemns Trump Administration Anti-LGBT “License to Discriminate” Directives as Destructive to the American Economy and its Citizens
Oct 6, 2017
Washington, DC – The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), the business voice of the LGBT community, vehemently opposes the recent positions taken by the Trump Administration declaring that government agencies, private businesses, and other entities have a right to discriminate against LGBT people. Such a directive is not just a state-sanctioned and taxpayer-funded attack on LGBT Americans, but also on women’s access to healthcare, individuals with disabilities, and other vulnerable communities.