Become a Business Ally
It takes a lot of support from local volunteers, contributors, and partners to achieve our vision at Equality Loudoun. We believe that partnering with Equality Loudoun and offering a safe space for the LGBTQ+ community to shop and work, your business will benefit from a competitive advantage through improved customer trust and loyalty, expanded recruitment and retention options, tax deductible donations, and our dynamic advertising program. As with any marginalized community, there is a responsibility that comes with actively supporting the LGBTQ+ community and we thank you for your courage and partnership. Your ally-ship helps improve the lives of tens of thousands LGBTQ+ community members and attract new and vital business growth to Loudoun, making it a 21st Century business leader
All membership requires you to commit to our partnership pledge, which allows Equality Loudoun to revoke status in the Loudoun Business Allies Program, if you are determined to have engaged in discriminatory behavior or actions.
Benefits: Your business will be included in our affirming business directory used by hundreds of members to find great places to work, shop, and spend.
Requirement: No minimum requirements.
Benefits: Your business will be included in our affirming business directory and get your logo and business information listed on our website, generating hundreds of new views each year.
Requirement: Must complete at least one Allies Options with a value of $100 for any Donations or Contributions.
Benefits: Your business will be included in our affirming business directory, listed on our website as an affirming business, and receive a Social Media Spotlight that reaches thousands of Loudoun County residents.
Requirement: Must complete at least two different Allies Options (below) with a value of $250 for any Donations or Contributions.
Benefits: Your business will be included in our affirming business directory, listed on our website as an affirming business, receive a Social Media Spotlight, and be included in our monthly Newsletter that reaches thousands of residents.
Requirement: Must complete at least two different Allies Options (below) with a value of $500 for any Donations or Contributions.
See above for requirements per membership tier.
1. Donations: You can become a one-time or recurring donor by using the form below.
2. Education: You can have a manager, business leader, or member of the HR team (or multiple members) attend one of our free 1-hour Love & Learn Workshops,
3. Contributions: You can provide a good or service, such as a gift cards, free service packages, acting as an event venue or partner, or another way of contributing non-financially.