Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Initiatives

CASE is renewing its commitment to increase the diversity of the advancement profession. Our goal is to help institutions connect with lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender constituencies and allies to create future pathways for current and future advancement professionals of diverse backgrounds. CASE is conducting its second LGBT conference on February 26-27, 2018 in Baltimore, MD. 

The long-term objectives are these initiatives are to:

  • Establish best practices for LGBT engagement and fundraising strategies via conferences, webinars and publications
  • Create LGBT fundraising as a community of practice
  • Provide professional development and mentoring for LGBT professionals

To become involved:

  • Volunteer to lead conference sessions on LGBT subject matters
  • Submit white papers, articles, research on LGBT issues and topics.
  • Submit diversity awards entrees on LGBT topics for the Circle of Excellence Award Program

If you are interested in any of these objectives, please contact Anita Walton, senior director of diversity and talent management, at awalton@case.org or 202-478-5651.