In 2002, co-founders Justin Nelson and Chance Mitchell realized the impact economics could have on the LGBT equality movement.

NGLCC team members are actively engaged in serving the LGBT business community. Learn more about the team members' backgrounds and interests.

The NGLCC Board of Directors brings a variety of global business experience, leadership, and dedication to the LGBT business community.

Eleven companies are founding corporate partners of NGLCC and continuing advocates for LGBT diversity and inclusion.

NGLCC's corporate partners have exhibited extraordinary support of the LGBT business community through their work with the NGLCC and support of our programs, initiatives, and events

Join us to work in an entrepreneurial atmosphere with creative people who want to bring about social change through economic equality.

Recent News

June 17
WASHINGTON, D.C.—June 16, 2014—The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce, which represents thousands of local LGBT business owners across the country, sees President Obama’s historic decision that will ban LGBT discrimination by federal contractors as a major step in the right direction....
March 3
The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) is excited to announce that global law firm Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP (WilmerHale) has joined the National Legal Partnership at the Visionary Level. This partnership indicates their commitment to support NGLCC and its...
February 13
  The Campaign to Fix the Debt has partnered with another influential group to resolve this country's long-term debt crisis.  The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce has joined Fix the Debt in our effort to put our nation’s debt on a downward path and ensure economic stability for all...