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The Social Café

This initiative of the Opening Doors Project provides for relevant and constructive discussions around mental health, diversity and discrimination. Past activities have included the painting of sneakers that were exhibited throughout Toronto to promote the …

The Pride Logo

Following up on its perfect 100 score on the HRC’s Corporate Responsibility Index and Workplace Pride Foundation, IBM has introduced a new logo proving once again that it deserves the title of the most gay-friendly employer …

Path Forward

Path Forward is a non-profit that connects companies with mid-career professionals who are hoping to return to work after more than two years off for caregiving duties. It’s referred to as a ‘returnship.’ The 20-week …

Pride in Sport Index

Following the release of the Out on the Fields study, nine major Australian sports committed to eliminate homophobia. Seven of those sports have also agreed to participate in the Pride in Sport Index (PSI),  the …

The Internal Audit

It takes over 1850 officers with the Durham Regional Police Service to cover a territory that stretches west from Pickering to Bowmanville, north from Lake Ontario to Beaverton. So the organization felt it was essential …

The Rainbow Flag

The rainbow flag—a symbol of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) pride and diversity—was popularized by San Francisco artist Gilbert Baker in 1978. It now flies proudly in front of the London headquarters of Britain’s foreign spy …

INTO Café

The café is at Alder Hall at Colorado State University. It not only serves a variety of ethnic foods but also helps international students with language challenges and their integration into society. This alone makes …

Diversity Coloring Book

Dream Big! More than a Princess con­sists of 25 illus­tra­tions of women in a variety of careers, making empowering, inspirational declarations such as “I’m going to be a pro­grammer and become a leader in technology.” …

Rainbow ‘wellies’

The University of York Boat Club in England is changing team rules to foster LGBTQ inclusion by wearing rainbow wellies. The rain boots represent the club’s commitment to diversity and continued efforts to ensure that …

We Can {Code} IT Boot Camp

This ‘boot camp’-style coding program not only teaches computer coding but resume development, mock interviews, networking with possible future employers and job placement too, on either a full-time or part-time basis. While the classes are open to …