Posted by: outandequal | July 5, 2011

Out & Equal Chicagoland Events in July

Summit Launch – July 12
Out in Chicago at The Chicago History Museum- July 16
The Out & Equal Chicagoland event series continues in July with our local Out & Equal Summit Launch on July 12 and Out in Chicago at The Chicago History Museum on July 16. For information about these and other Out & Equal Chicagoland events check out our online calendar.

Ally Tour – July 28, 3:00-6:30 pm
Strong allies to the LGBT community are so important to the success of the movement for workplace equality. Out & Equal has launched this multi-city tour featuring education of, by, and for straight allies, helping them to understand the experience, needs and roles that allies can play in our companies and our employee resource groups. You won’t want to miss this program and free reception!

Bring your straight colleagues for this excellent learning opportunity. This is an excellent event for diversity executives, human resource leaders, ERG members – both LGBT and others.

Date & Time
Thursday, July 28, 2011 | 3:00 – 6:30pm
Program begins at 3:30pm

Ernst & Young
155 N. Wacker Drive, 2nd floor, Chicago, IL 60606

Networking reception and program featuring Dr. David M. Hall, author of Allies at Work and special remarks on the state of the LGBT workplace movement from Out & Equal Founding Executive Director, Selisse Berry.

The event is free, but requires registration in advance. Register now!

Special thanks to our sponsoring host:
Ernst & Young

Ally Empowerment Intensive Seminar – July 28, 1-3 pm
Register now!
If you are an ERG leader, diversity or human resources manager, and LGBT advocate or a straight ally who wants to learn how to be a better advocate, consider attending this 2-hour hands-on seminar with Dr. Hall. The seminar will take place on July 28th, 1-3pm. The $30 fee includes a copy of Allies at Work. Attendees are also welcome to attend the evening reception.



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