straight for equality
personal stories & client list

Since the inception of the Straight for Equality in the Workplace learning program, more than 15,000 people – from over 130 organizations – have participated in learning events. Contact us if you would like to share your story as an ally in your workplace! 

What are people saying about their experiences?

Caitlin

"PFLAG and Straight for Equality have had some of the best workshops and
presenters. I leave their workshops excited to make change at my company!"

Mitchell
"Straight for Equality always gives us great, energetic presenters. I enjoy having
both perspectives that PFLAG brings of LGBTs and allies. Thank you!”

Bryce
“On behalf of [our] leadership team and organization, thank you so much for
your presentations, and more generally, for what you do for the community.
It really means so much and helps to make the workplace a more comfortable
environment.”

Some of the organizations Straight for Equality has worked with since 2007 include:

3M
Abbott Labs
Accenture
ADP
Aerotek
Ahold USA
AIG
Air Products
Alcatel Lucent
Alcoa
Alliant Energy
Ameriprise Financial
AT&T
Bank of America
BAE Systems
Barclays
Barnes & Thornburg
BASF
Bingham McCutcheon
Biogen
Bloomberg
Blue Shield California
BNY Mellon
Boeing
Booz Allen Hamilton
Boston Scientific
Bristol Meyer Squibb
Brown-Forman
Campbell’s
Caterpillar
Celanese
Chadborune & Parke 
Chartis
Chevron
Chubb
Citi
Credit Suisse
Delhaize America
Deloitte
Discover
DLA Piper
Dow Chemical
DTCC
EMC
ExxonMobil
FINRA
GE
Glaxo Smith Kline
Goldman Sachs
GM
Ingersoll Rand
IPG
ITT Insurance
Johnson & Johnson (including
McNeil Pharmaceuticals,
Tibotec, DePuy Synthes, and
BabyCenter)
JLL
Kellogg’s
Kimberly Clark
KPMG
Lockheed Martin
Major League Baseball
Marathon Petroleum
Market Source
Marriott
Mars
Marsh & McLennan
MasterCard
McDonald’s
McKesson
McKinsey
Mercer
Merck
MetLife
MITRE
Monsanto
Morgan Stanley
National Grid
Nike
Oppenheimer Funds
Pepperidge Farm
PepsiCo/Frito Lay
PG&E
Praxair
Procter & Gamble
Publicis.Sapient
Prudential
Raymond James
Replacements, Inc.
Rockwell Collins
Royal Bank of Canada
SC Johnson
Shearman & Sterling
Sodexo
Starbucks
StateFarm
SunTrust
Synchrony Financial
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Thomson Reuters
Tiffany & Company
T-Mobile
Traveler’s
UBS
United Guaranty
Walgreens
Walmart
Wells Fargo
Whirlpool
Willis Towers Watson
Wrigley

Federal Government Agencies:

The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
The Central Intelligence Agency
The Department of Defense
The Department of Energy
The Martinsburg VA Medical Center
The U.S. Department of Agriculture
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
The U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission

State and Local Agencies:

California Healthcare Services
California State and Regional Water Boards
City of Boulder
New York City Health + Hospitals
New York Power Authority

Nonprofit Organizations:

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington, D.C
The Gay & Lesbian Medical Association
Out & Equal Workplace Advocates
Pride at Work Canada