Benefits of Membership

For businesses and economic development organizations

Participating in America Competes will give you the resources and intelligence you need to effectively engage in nondiscrimination efforts, both publicly and behind the scenes. This includes opportunities to:

  • Get real-time, curated intel and threat/opportunity level assessment on both defensive and proactive  legislation, ballot measures, court cases, and more, in the states where you have employees and operations
  • Connect with other business leaders who are engaging within their companies and in the public sphere
  • Receive polling and economic data, talking points on trending topics and current issues, and business-oriented messaging trainings
  • Clarify the economic case for equality and nondiscrimination, via statements, letters, and op-eds released under the America Competes name
  • Engage your employees with advocacy trainings and access to our leading experts and our network of state and national LGBTQ leaders
  • Access a national network of like-minded businesses leaders
  • Recruit and retain a talented and workforce by showcasing your commitment to LGBTQ nondiscrimination through public policy and education nationwide

For state business coalitions

Participating in America Competes will connect you to a national network of business coalitions and organizers, as well as to business leaders themselves. Joining America Competes will give you opportunities to:

  • Signal-boost your work to national business leaders
  • Receive polling and economic data, talking points on trending topics and current issues, and business-oriented messaging trainings
  • Clarify the economic case for equality and nondiscrimination, via statements, letters, and op-eds released under the America Competes name
  • Share critical intel and messaging with business organizers across the country

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