Express Launches Love Unites Campaign in Support of LGBTQ+ Community

Express, Inc. has announced the brand’s launch of the Love Unites collection. To pay tribute to nearly five decades of Pride, and the global empowerment of the LGBTQ+ community, Express and non-profit partner GLAAD present Love Unites, a celebratory, gender-fluid collection of 35 pieces that honors unity and individuality. Express has a lso committed to a minimum $100,000 donation to GLAAD to accelerate acceptance for the LGBTQ+ community; for every Love Unites item purchased by July 15, Express will donate 25% of the net income. Rather than producing a traditional…

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PVH Corp. Supports WorldPride NYC and Local Events around the World to Celebrate LGBTQ+ Rights

PVH Corp. one of the world’s largest apparel companies and owner of iconic brands, including CALVIN KLEIN, TOMMY HILFIGER, Van Heusen, Speedo, and IZOD, announces its continued support of Pride events around the world, including WorldPride in New York City. Thousands of PVH associates march each year to honor LGBTQ+ rights and will continue the celebration this year in Tokyo, Los Angeles, Brazil, Toronto, Milan, Amsterdam, Orlando and Hong Kong. Continuing a long-standing commitment to an inclusive environment where every individual is valued, PVH will participate in the NYC Pride…

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Macy’s Celebrates Pride + Joy With the LGBTQ+ Community for WorldPride 2019 and Stonewall 50

Macy’s long-standing commitment to diversity, equality, and inclusion is punctuated this June by its nationwide celebration of National Pride Month. In support of its colleagues, customers and communities, Macy’s 10th annual national Pride + Joy campaign will celebrate WorldPride 2019 and the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising. Macy’s Pride + Joy campaign features special partnerships with The Trevor Project and NYC Pride, participation in Pride parades across the country, in-store special events, and exclusive Pride-themed merchandise available at more than 150 Macy’s stores and on macys.com. “At Macy’s, diversity…

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San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus Announces First-Ever National LGBTQ Center For The Arts In San Francisco

The San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus (SFGMC) has announced that the first-ever National LGBTQ Center for the Arts will open in San Francisco, CA. With a primary focus on performances, public programs and community partnerships, the Center provides a space to bring the arts community and SFGMC together. Purchased for $9.6 million, the new Center will house a cutting-edge media center, provide a creative space for LGBTQ artists, serve as a meeting location for community leaders, host trainings and internship programs and more. Located at 170 Valencia Street, the Center…

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Wavemaker Hold LGBTQ+ Panel To Celebrate London Pride

To celebrate London Pride, Wavemaker got together a panel with formidable experience of bringing LGBTQ+ marketing into the mainstream. They discussed the opportunities – and the potential pitfalls – of targeting LGBTQ+ communities in their communications. The panelists included: Andrew Sanderson, Customer Marketing Manager at Thomas Cook Airlines, Antonia Bonello, Buzzfeed Art and Partnerships Director, Darren Clapich, Founder of Othervox, Maya-Liam Haynes, Social Media Assistant at RNIB, and  Peter Heneghan, Head of Communications at LADbible Group. Below is a write up of the key points from the panel, Panelists Andrew Sanderson, Customer Marketing…

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