The Greater Phoenix Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce provides an inclusive business environment by fostering growth, visibility, outreach and professional development opportunities within our LGBT and allied communities.

As the oldest, longest standing, LGBT Chamber of Commerce in the nation, GPGLCC boasts one of the nation’s few local business equality indices.

GPGLCC promotes business development to increase economic opportunities for our members, the LGBT community and all who support business equality.

GPGLCC is the oldest LGBT Chamber of Commerce in the nation, celebrating our 35th anniversary in 2015. We are proud and honored to be the recipient of the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce Chamber of the Year Award. To be known as the best LGBT Chamber of Commerce out of the over 42 in the United States is a real tribute to the dedication and involvement of the LGBT community of Greater Phoenix.

Comprised of nearly 2000 members, GPGLCC enjoys a national reputation for being one of the most successful and fastest growing chambers according to the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber’s mission is to provide an opportunity for gay and lesbian business owners and their straight allies to form enduring relationships through professional programming, mixers, networking events, business activism and by supporting Phoenix charitable organizations.

Greater Phoenix Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce member benefits include:

Events

  • Monthly – First Friday Lunch and Networking Event
  • Monthly – Third Thursday, Member Hosted Evening Networking Mixer
  • Special Events & Partnerships
    • LGBT Nights Out (Ballet Arizona, Arizona Coyotes, Phoenix Suns, etc.)
    • Annual Festival of Trees
    • Annual Biz Bowl
    • GPGLCC Awards

Business Development

  • Monthly Luncheon professional development
  • Member Directory visibility
  • Integrated website advertising
  • Web sponsor ads
  • Event sponsorship opportunities
  • E-Blast updates & news
  • Professional development partnerships (i.e., ASU School of Business)
  • Committee and volunteer opportunities
  • LGBT community outreach

Bottom Line Benefits

  • Member discounts LGBT Nights Out and other events
  • Connecting to the LGBT community, non-profit organizations, and other LGBT and allied businesses
  • Employee Resource Group (ERG) partnership opportunities
  • Visibility through our online Member Directory
  • Phoenix LGBT Community Calendar, and the ability to add your events
  • Job Postings (coming soon)