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    Big News for GSBA

    After 19 amazing years as GSBA President & CEO, Louise Chernin is retiring this December. Click below to read a letter from Louise, hear about next steps from GSBA Board Chair Stephanie Dallas, and learn about the role itself.
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    Let's Get Together!

    EQUALUX 2020 - reinvented as a virtual concert featuring song, dance, and heartwarming stories - will bring us together to foster joy. Join us on Saturday, Nov. 21 as we come together to emanate a collective positivity for our community.
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    R4B Reaches Goal!

    -$205,000 in donations
    -500 applications received
    -Over 60 grants to be given
    -Round 2 kicks off soon, donate today!
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    Virtual Power Connect

    GSBA's signature networking event makes its triumphant return - in virtual form! Reconnect with community and expand your network in rotating break-out conversations on Tues, Oct. 27 from 10:00 - 11:00 AM
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    Protect Your Business

    Learn about how financial, operational, and safety resources available for small businesses and employees regarding the COVID-19 pandemic and financial crisis.
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    Webinar Library

    Click below to watch all of the previous Rapid Response webinars, in addition to several other helpful videos for you and your business.
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Welcome to GBSA: Washington's LGBTQ chamber of commerce

We represent over 1,400 small business, corporate, and nonprofit members who share the values of promoting equality and diversity in the workplace. GSBA proudly serves as a connector across the state, bringing the community together through business while advocating for civil rights and small business, promoting LGBTQ tourism through Travel Out Seattle, and investing in the next generation of leaders through the GSBA Scholarship Fund.

Click here for the latest resources for small businesses and nonprofit employers related to COVID-19.

Welcome to GSBA, Washington's LGBTQ chamber of commerce!

GSBA is Washington state's LGBTQ and allied chamber of commerce, and the largest LGBTQ chamber in North America. We represent over 1,300 small business, corporate, and nonprofit members who share the values of promoting equality and diversity in the workplace. GSBA proudly serves as a connector across the state, bringing the community together through business while advocating for civil rights and small business, promoting LGBTQ tourism through Travel Out Seattle, and investing in the next generation of leaders through the GSBA Scholarship Fund.

 
Travel Out Seattle

Our mission is to make every trip safe,
inclusive, and memorable.
Your PNW adventure begins here!



GSBA Scholarship Fund

Today's students are tomorrow's leaders. GSBA is committed to supporting our future LGBTQ and ally leaders.


Capitol Hill Biz Alliance

The neighborhood chamber for
WA's most dynamic small
business neighborhood!


Advocacy

Issues affecting our community,
interviews with policymakers,
and how to take action.


Featured Event

Power Connect
October 27, 2020

Take Action

rainbow ballot
Register to Vote!
Make sure that you aren’t passing up the chance to make your voice heard!


Sponsors

Diamond

  • Salesforce
  • Wells Fargo

Emerald

  • Alaska Airlines
  • Comcast
  • Symetra
  • T-Mobile
  • UW Medicine
  • Amazon
  • Carter Subaru
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • Kaiser Permanente

Sapphire

  • AT&T
  • Bank of America
  • Facebook
  • Premera
  • Sound

Pearl

  • DML Insurance
  • Mona Smith
  • Olympic Hot Tub

Platinum Partner

  • US Bank

Gold Sponsors

  • Boeing
  • Liberty Mutual
  • Pacific Medical Centers
  • Precision Garage Door
  • Safeco

Silver Sponsors

  • Google
  • RBC
  • Starbucks
  • Verity
  • Vulcan