Jul 13, 2021
Being part of the LGBT community can mean not having adequate support for your business goals, especially when there is some form of discrimination toward your identity. Fortunately, there are now organizations actively supporting LGBT-led businesses. One of these organizations is the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC). The NGLCC is the business voice of the LGBT community and advocates for the expansion of economic opportunities and advancements for members of the LGBT community.
Today, we discuss the NGLCC, their goals, and how they help LGBT businesses thrive through their NGLCC Certification. We share why the NGLCC is a game-changer and a step in the right direction regarding human rights. We discuss how the NGLCC can pave the way for large corporations to have a healthy relationship with LGBT-led businesses. We explain why many investors hesitate to support small LGBT businesses and how business size can affect their decisions. We also share why NGLCC conferences are perfect for finding corporate mentors.
"From a human rights perspective, the NGLCC is one of the many positive steps we have seen in the overall community." - Adam Moore
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