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Listen: Chamber Interview on KC Cares Podcast

November 20, 2019

Executive Director Suzanne Wheeler and Metzler Protege Josh Dampf talk with KC Cares about the chamber rename and rebrand, and finding value in chamber programming. KC Cares is Kansas City’s only nonprofit radio show and podcast dedicated to helping nonprofits tell their story and reach new audiences. They speak with…

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BCCM Construction Joins Mid-America LGBT Chamber

November 20, 2019

The Mid-America LGBT Chamber of Commerce welcomes its newest member, BCCM Construction Group of Kansas City, MO, at the Leadership level! Visit BCCM Construction Website BCCM Construction Group specializes in commercial construction, and building renovations and restorations. As a company, they are committed to more than just infrastructure. Their focus…

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Chamber Rebrand Release Party Recap

November 13, 2019

Did you miss the Mid-America LGBT Chamber Rebrand Release? Check out some of our favorite moments from this special B2B Network Event! Upcoming Events Contact Information For all general and media inquiries, please contact the office of the Executive Director of the Mid-America LGBT Chamber of Commerce. Suzanne Wheeler Executive…

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Kansas City Women’s Chorus Joins Chamber

November 13, 2019

The Kansas City Women’s Chorus has joined the Mid-America LGBT Chamber of Commerce as a non-profit member at the Leadership Level. Visit Kansas City Women’s Chorus The Kansas City Women’s Chorus (KCWC) is Kansas City’s only regional women’s chorus inspiring through performance, embracing diversity, and advocating social justice. Their mission…

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In Kansas City Magazine: 5 Things about Suzanne Wheeler

November 13, 2019

Michael Mackie, of IN Kansas City Magazine, recently profiled new Mid-America LGBT Chamber Executive Director Suzanne Wheeler in his “5 Things You Don’t Know about Me” article. Click Here to Read Article Michael Mackie, of IN Kansas City Magazine, recently profiled new Mid-America LGBT Chamber Executive Director Suzanne Wheeler in…

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Cecily Bee Named LGBT+ Role Model by OUTstanding and Yahoo

October 30, 2019

Metzler Protege and Mid-America LGBT Chamber member Cecily Bee has been named by OUTstanding and Yahoo Finance to their 2019 list of top 50 LGBT+ Future Leaders. All 2019 LGBT+ Future Leaders OUTstanding and Yahoo Finance recently released a list of top 50 LGBT+ Future Leaders from across the country.…

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Supreme Court Decision on LGBT Employee Discrimination

October 8, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Mid-America LGBT Chamber of Commerce Affirms Its Support for Protections for LGBT Individuals at All Levels of Government. Download Press Release Kansas City, Missouri // Tuesday, October 8, 2019 // www.midamericalgbt.org – On October 8, 2019 the Supreme Court of the United States will begin hearing oral…

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Mid-America LGBT Reveals New Branding at B2B

September 10, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Mid-America LGBT Chamber revealed new branding during its monthly B2B Network event. The branding was created by Hallmark, one of the organization’s Founding Partners. Kansas City, Missouri | Tuesday, September 10, 2019– The Mid-America Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Chamber of Commerce revealed new branding…

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Chamber Affirms Support for LGBT Protections

September 2, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELASE The Mid-America LGBT Chamber of Commerce comments on the upcoming Supreme Court case considering protections for LGBT individuals at the Federal level. Kansas City, Missouri // Thursday, September 5, 2019 // www.maglcc.org –  On October 8, 2019 the Supreme Court of the United States will begin hearing…

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Chamber Announces New VP

September 1, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Mid-America LGBT Chamber of Commerce Announces Jeff Harris as the new Board Vice President, taking over for founding board member Sean Barnard. Kansas City, Missouri // Thursday, August 1, 2019 // www.midamericalgbt.org – The Mid-America LGBT Chamber of Commerce announced that current first term board member…

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