NGLCC Signs Historic Marriage Equality Amicus Brief

March 16 | By Andy DiAntonio
On March 5, a friend-of-the-court brief was filed urging the Supreme Court to support marriage equality. NGLCC is proud to once again join over 300 other businesses and local chambers in arguing for the economic benefits for marriage equality. The brief contends that, "the burden imposed by inconsistent and discriminatory state laws of having to administer complicated schemes to account for differential treatment of similarly situated employers breeds unnecessary confusion, tension, and diminished employer morale."    
 

Engaging with the Leadership of Peru’s LGBT Business Movement

March 10 | By Michael Castellano
Peru has a vibrant and thriving economy that has been growing for many years. As a partner country to the Obama administration’s proposed Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) and with a GDP of $344 billion annually, Peru presents an attractive business opportunity for Fortune 500 companies and small businesses alike. Now, with remarkable advances and leadership within the Peruvian LGBT business community, the Andean country is ready for business with LGBT entrepreneurs.  
 

Historic Partnership between NGLCC and the U.S. Small Business Administration

February 10 | By Andy DiAntonio
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PG&E, Prudential and Wells Fargo Honored at 2015 Financial Services Diversity Leadership Awards

February 10 | By Andy DiAntonio
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Chambers Training Institute Builds Networks Across Diverse Local Chambers

January 23 | By Andy DiAntonio
The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce has joined the Chamber Training Institute (CTI), sponsored by Wells Fargo Foundation, in association with the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation (USHCC) and the University of Notre Dame Mendoza School of Business.
 

Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce Sets the Stage for NGLCC cosponsorship with SBA

January 23 | By Andy DiAntonio
Big things are happening in Georgia.  The Atlanta Gay  & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce has just announced that it will enter into a Strategic Alliance memorandum (SAM) with the Georgia District office of the U.S. Small Business Administration.
 

President Obama Talks Small Business in State of the Union

January 21 | By Andy DiAntonio
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International Supplier in the Spotlight: CIBUM S.A.S.

January 7 | By Michael Castellano
NGLCC Global believes that bringing LGBT entrepreneurs from around the world into our international network can be extremely impactful, not only for a small business owner, but for developing communities at large. In this way, registration as an LGBT supplier not only grows a small business, but can also lead to widespread growth in terms of economic and social development.

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