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24 Apr, 2017, 09:39 ET New York City Gay Men's Chorus Welcomes The London Gay Men's Chorus To Celebrate Anthems For A New Era In: I SEE FIRE

The New York City Gay Men's Chorus (NYCGMC) announced today that they will welcome their siblings in song from the London Gay Men's Chorus (LGMC)...


24 Apr, 2017, 09:00 ET Top Executives Convene at Seventh Annual Out Leadership: U.S. LGBT+ Summit 2017 to Discuss the Role of Business in Creating and Sustaining Inclusion in an Uncertain World

WHAT: Out Leadership's seventh annual LGBT+ Summit in the U.S. brings together LGBT+ and straight ally senior leaders to discuss issues at the...


19 Apr, 2017, 08:03 ET Here Media Launches OTT Platform With Encompass And Kaltura

Encompass Digital Media, a global technology services company delivering end-to-end video playout and distribution solutions to broadcast and...


18 Apr, 2017, 10:00 ET Pride Rally Announces Lineup for 10th Annual Event

Long Beach Pride Weekend is May 19-21 in Long Beach, California. The official kickoff event to pride weekend, the Pride Rally, will take place on...


18 Apr, 2017, 07:30 ET Affinity Inc Magazine Recognizes 2017 AIM100 Recipients

More and more corporations are recognizing the growing importance of LGBT diversity in the supplier and employee marketplace. Supporting diversity...


17 Apr, 2017, 09:30 ET Largest-Ever Research Studies Find One-Fifth of Surveyed Homeless Youth in the United States and Canada Are Victims of Human Trafficking

Researchers announced findings today from the largest-ever combined sample of homeless youth in the United States and Canada, revealing that...


17 Apr, 2017, 08:00 ET In Its Second Year, Teleflora Partners With GLSEN To Honor Teachers Nationwide This Teacher Appreciation Week (May 8-12)

Teachers play a major role in building brighter futures for our children in communities around the country. This May, Teleflora, the world's...


12 Apr, 2017, 14:52 ET Friendship Place To Host Groundbreaking Symposium On LGBTQ Youth Homelessness

Friendship Place will host "Young, LGBTQ, and Homeless," a symposium addressing the needs of this highly vulnerable population, on April 19 at 6 PM...


11 Apr, 2017, 11:14 ET Advocates in Pennsylvania Demand Resources to Stop Suicide

One person dies by suicide every five hours in the state of Pennsylvania. To help prevent this tragic loss of life, volunteer advocates from the...


10 Apr, 2017, 09:00 ET HSBC's Noel Quinn Joins Out Leadership's Global Advisory Board

Out Leadership today announced that HSBC Chief Executive, Global Commercial Banking, and Group Managing Director, Noel Quinn has joined its Global...


06 Apr, 2017, 15:13 ET Northwell Health Hospitals Recognized by LGBTQ Advocacy Group for Healthcare Equality

Northwell Health received high marks for LGBTQ inclusion in the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation's 2017 Healthcare Equality Index, a measure...


05 Apr, 2017, 11:29 ET Advocates to Storm Tallahassee to Request Resources to Help Fight Suicide

More than twice as many people die by suicide in Florida annually than by homicide. To help prevent this tragic loss of life, volunteer advocates...


31 Mar, 2017, 18:24 ET Braeburn Pharmaceuticals Applauds Repeal of HB2

Braeburn Pharmaceuticals, Inc. made the following statement today in response to the repeal of House Bill 2 (HB2). "Diversity and a commitment to...


31 Mar, 2017, 11:00 ET Kaiser Permanente earns "Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality" designation in Healthcare Equality Index

All 38 of Kaiser Permanente's hospitals have been recognized as a "Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality" by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation...


31 Mar, 2017, 09:32 ET Miami Beach Embraces and Entertains LGBT Travelers with Host of Events

Celebrated as an international LGBT-friendly destination for travelers across the globe, Miami Beach is enticing guests to experience the beauty...


30 Mar, 2017, 15:06 ET Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee And NFL Encourage Local And Diverse Business Owners To Apply For Business Connect Program Before April 1 Deadline

The Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee (MNSBHC) and the National Football League are encouraging local and diverse business owners to register for...


30 Mar, 2017, 14:14 ET Family Research Council Statement on Passage of HB2 Compromise in North Carolina Legislature

Family Research Council President Tony Perkins released the following statement after passage of House Bill 142: "While this measure does not...


30 Mar, 2017, 06:10 ET Five Nonprofits Receive National Award for Driving Positive Change in Underserved Communities from The Atlantic and Allstate

At a social innovation summit in the nation's capital today, The Atlantic and Allstate will honor five nonprofits with Renewal Awards for their...


30 Mar, 2017, 06:00 ET Los Angeles LGBT Center Partners with City of West Hollywood to Take Bold HIV Prevention, PrEP Campaign to the Streets--Literally

The non-profit organization and the city that were among the earliest leaders in the fight against HIV are joining forces to empower those at...


29 Mar, 2017, 16:30 ET 21 Sutter Health Affiliates Honored as Leaders in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality

Twenty-one affiliates within Sutter Health's not-for-profit network earned recognition as a "Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality" by the Human...


29 Mar, 2017, 15:48 ET Equitas Health Named Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality for Second Year in a Row by Human Rights Campaign Foundation

Equitas Health has been recognized as a "Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality" by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of...


29 Mar, 2017, 10:35 ET Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Named Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation

For the third year in a row, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has been recognized as an LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader by the Human...


29 Mar, 2017, 09:35 ET Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital recognized as "Leaders in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality" by Human Rights Campaign Foundation

Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital have been recognized by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC)...


29 Mar, 2017, 09:00 ET Twitter Partners with GLAAD to Live Stream Red Carpet at the 28th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

Twitter and GLAAD announced today that they will partner to live stream the GLAAD Media Awards red carpet on April 1 (5:30 - 7pm PST) in Los...


29 Mar, 2017, 08:40 ET Platinum-Selling Singer/Songwriter Bebe Rexha to Perform as Miami Beach Gay Pride Festival Headliner & iHeartRadio Host Elvis Duran's VIP Guest

Singing sensation Bebe Rexha will take to the stage at Miami Beach Gay Pride as headline performer for the Pride Festival, announced Mark...