Happy Thanksgiving from Out & Equal

This Thanksgiving, we reflect on a revolutionary year for the LGBT community. We are so thankful to all of our partners, sponsors, volunteers and staff who have helped us achieve new heights for LGBT people and employees. In 2015, we watched more companies take a public stand for their LGBT employees following the passage of […]

Giving Tuesday

With Thanksgiving tomorrow, the holiday season is officially upon us. Now is the time to reflect on the past year, reunite with family and friends, and to give back to those in our community. While many eagerly await Black Friday and Cyber Monday in their quest for the perfect holiday gifts, we eagerly await #GivingTuesday […]

Transgender Day of Remembrance by the Numbers

20 On Friday, November 20, the global LGBT and ally community remembers the transgender people who lost their lives in acts of anti-transgender violence. 21 This year in the U.S., 21 transgender people were murdered, a historic reported high. Transgender rights activist Masen Davis explains the dichotomy between the increase in transgender visibility, with icons […]

Veteran’s Day 2015: An Interview with Major General Patricia Rose

Out & Equal would like to thank all the veterans and active armed forces members who served and continue to serve our country. We are proud to work with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to promote LGBT workplace equality and ensure that all LGBT vets feel out and equal when returning to the workforce. […]

Selisse Berry Dissects LGBT Inclusive Policies on Bloomberg BNA

This week, Out & Equal founder and CEO, Selisse Berry shared straightforward guidelines for cultivating LGBT inclusive workplaces in an interview with Caryn Freeman of Bloomberg BNA. Alongside Christopher Wilkinson, partner at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe and former senior civil rights attorney for the Department of Labor, Selisse emphasized the importance of including sexual and […]

Out & Equal Opens East Coast Office

Washington— November 2, 2015 – Out & Equal Workplace Advocates, the world’s largest nonprofit organization dedicated exclusively to achieving global lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) workplace equality recently opened its first east coast office in Washington, DC. Out & Equal collaborates with Fortune 1000 companies around the world to help them create safe and […]