The National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), in partnership with Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP) and the National Business Inclusion Consortium (NBIC), will host Unity Week on November 15-18, 2022, in Washington, DC.
Unity Week will culminate with the NGLCC National Dinner at the National Building Museum on the evening of November 18, 2022. The National Dinner is aimed at uplifting and honoring those who have committed themselves to the best practice of supplier diversity and LGBT inclusion in the workplace, in the community, and especially in the supply chain.
Nominations for the NGLCC Awards Gala are now open! Click below to learn more about award criteria, and to nominate organizations or individuals by EOD on Friday, October 14, 2022.
The NGLCC Corporation of the Year Award is given to a corporation for their outstanding support and dedication to ensuring fairness and equal opportunity for LGBT suppliers, customers, and employees.
This award recognizes one exceptional NGLCC Affiliate Chamber who exhibits vitality and relevance in its community, brings a unified voice to the LGBT business community it serves, and proven its commitment to being part of the broader national movement. Applications for this award should be self-submitted by the Chamber.
The LGBT Supplier of the Year Award is given to an outstanding Certified LGBTBE® with a demonstrated commitment to LGBT supplier diversity and the LGBT business community.
The Supplier Diversity Advocate of the Year Award is given to an exceptional individual and member of the NGLCC Procurement Council who has advanced the supplier diversity practices of the corporation they represent.
Host Hotel: Grand Hyatt Washington
Unity Week brings together LGBT and allied leaders to celebrate successes and continue building strong and prosperous business programs.