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Jun 28, 2017, 08:26 ET Rainbow Fashion Week™ Kicks Off NYC Pride Week

On Saturday, June 24th, Rainbow Fashion Week™ (RFW) successfully kicked-off NYC Pride Week with the conclusion of its fourth annual carbon...


Jun 28, 2017, 07:27 ET LGBT-Inclusive Advertising Is Driving Business Yet Consumers Demand Authenticity According to Ogilvy Survey

In honor of LGBTQ Pride Month, findings from a new Ogilvy survey released today of over 1,000 Americans including over 400 LGBT allies revealed...


Jun 27, 2017, 17:08 ET Ropes & Gray Named Top Firm in the U.S. for Diversity and Associate Training in the 2018 Vault Guide

In the latest Vault survey of associates, released on June 27, Ropes & Gray once again received top rankings both for diversity and...


Jun 27, 2017, 16:30 ET 2017 ADCOLOR Honorees, Nominees and Futures Announced at ADCOLOR Live!

ADCOLOR, the premier organization celebrating and promoting professionals of color and diversity in the creative industries, announced their 2017...


Jun 27, 2017, 11:00 ET Actor Adrian Grenier To Join Jenn-Air At PFLAG National HOT! Annual Fundraising Event

For the fourth consecutive year, Jenn-Air is hosting HOT!, the annual fundraiser in support of PFLAG National, the nation's largest...


Jun 27, 2017, 09:00 ET Veteran Financial Advisor and CFP® Stephanie Sammons Launches Independent Fee-Only Advisory Firm

Dallas-based Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®) and 20-year industry veteran, Stephanie Sammons, announced today the launch of Sammons Wealth, an...


Jun 27, 2017, 08:07 ET Video PSAs show how social workers can help people overcome life's challenges

Everyone at one point in their lives needs help. And social workers are there to help you overcome life's crises. Look at and share social work...


Jun 27, 2017, 07:00 ET California Cryobank Introduces ID Disclosure Sperm Donors

California Cryobank (Cryobank), the worldwide leader in frozen donor sperm and egg banking, recently announced the addition of ID Disclosure...


Jun 26, 2017, 15:07 ET ProfNet Experts Available on Financial Planning, For-Profit Colleges

Below are experts from the ProfNet network who are available to discuss timely issues in your coverage area. You can also submit a query to the...


Jun 26, 2017, 10:19 ET FRC Hopeful Supreme Court Will Uphold the Freedom of Colorado Baker to Live By His Faith

Today, the U.S. Supreme Court announced it will hear the appeal of a case involving Jack Phillips, a baker who politely declined to create a...


Jun 25, 2017, 15:48 ET AJC Appalled by Treatment of Jews at Chicago Gay Pride Parade

AJC is appalled that several Jewish participants in a gay pride parade in Chicago were told to leave the event because their flags had the Jewish...


Jun 23, 2017, 18:39 ET We Are One+Together presents Mr. Gay Syria Campaign for Asylum & "War Within" Film by Zaher Saleh

We Are One+Together launches the Mr. Gay Syria initiative to secure asylum for the Mr. Gay Syria contestants, including financing legal aid,...


Jun 23, 2017, 16:06 ET Subaru of America Continues Partnership with PFLAG National to Make School Environments Safe for LGBTQ Youth

Subaru of America, Inc. today proudly announced its partnership with PFLAG, a national organization uniting families, allies, and people...


Jun 23, 2017, 09:11 ET Personalization Prevails And Traditions Get A Twist Among Same-Sex Weddings, According To The Knot & Q.Digital LGBTQ Weddings Study 2017

In celebration of Pride Month and the second anniversary of marriage equality in the US, The Knot, the number one wedding brand and marketplace,...


Jun 22, 2017, 16:57 ET Naughty in N'awlins names Grand Marshals for Sexual Freedom Parade 2017

Taking place at 6pm, on July 5, 2017 down Bourbon St. in New Orleans, the Sexual Freedom Parade brings awareness to the current fight for...


Jun 22, 2017, 12:41 ET BBVA Compass' signature blue colors to welcome attendees to Houston's Pride Parade

BBVA Compass is sponsoring the Houston Pride Parade for the fifth year in a row, putting its signature blue colors atop the main festival...


Jun 22, 2017, 08:45 ET New Research Identifies the Impact of Gender and Family in the Global Language Services Industry

Issues related to gender, the workplace, and family are important social and political concerns. "Gender and Family in the Language Services...


Jun 22, 2017, 08:40 ET Point Foundation Scholarships for 52 LGBTQ Students

Point Foundation today announced its 2017 scholarship recipients. The 52 scholarship recipients are the largest and most diverse group in the...


Jun 22, 2017, 08:00 ET Irregular Labs Officially Kicks Off Arts Not Parts Campaign June 23, 2017

Irregular Labs, a Gen Z run studio and think tank, today announced the launch of Arts Not Parts, a creative call to action in support of...


Jun 21, 2017, 09:00 ET "Protect Your Wang" with Trojan™ Condoms and Alexander Wang at NYC Pride March This Weekend

For its 12th year supporting Pride Month, the maker of Trojan™ brand condoms announced its collaboration with world-renowned designer Alexander...


Jun 21, 2017, 06:00 ET No Major Religious Group Supports Religiously Based Service Refusals of Gays and Lesbians

As Pride Month is celebrated across the country, a massive new survey finds no major religious group expresses majority support for allowing small...


Jun 19, 2017, 13:30 ET Native Son Awards Returns Celebrating Black Gay Men

In celebration of Pride month and continuing the movement to uplift and empower Black Gay men, on Wednesday, June 21st, journalist, content creator...


Jun 19, 2017, 12:05 ET Schneider Electric Transforms Family Leave Policy to Aid Employee Work-Life Management

Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, today announced an updated family leave policy in North America....


Jun 19, 2017, 08:30 ET Path2Parenthood Educates Hopeful Parents at Pride Festivals Nationwide

National nonprofit, Path2Parenthood (P2P) (formerly known as The American Fertility Association), will host LGBT Family-Building Tents at Pride...


Jun 19, 2017, 08:00 ET StackAdapt rallies tech startups to #HackDiversity

Leaders in tech have launched an industry-wide campaign aimed at fostering a more inclusive environment for underrepresented groups TORONTO,...