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Main Street Lending Program Available to Non-Profits

September 11, 2020

The Main Street Lending Program is now accepting submission of eligible loans to nonprofit organizations, submitted through the Main Street lender portal by registered lenders. This follows the Federal Reserve Board’s…

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Chamber Applauds Expanded LGBT Discrimination Protections Recognized Under Kansas State Law

August 26, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas Human Rights Commission’s Interpretation of a 2019 Statute offers expanded LGBT protections in employment, housing, and public accommodations. Download PDF Kansas City, Missouri | Thursday, August…

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Arts KC Grant Applications Now Open

ArtsKC Supported Grant Applications Now Open

August 13, 2020

https://artskc.org/grantmaking/apply/catalystprojectgrantinformation/The Mid-America LGBT Chamber is excited to highlight the work of our member partner, ArtsKC as the assist the vibrant arts community which is the cultrual backbone of the Kansas…

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Digital Maelstrom Certified As LGBT Business Enterprise

August 11, 2020

Kansas City, MO – The Mid-America LGBT Chamber is proud to announce the certification of Digital Maelstrom as a National LGBT Chamber of Commerce LGBT Business Enterprise (LGBTBE®).  The NGLCC…

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Chamber Elects New Executive Committee, Board Members

August 3, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Mid-America LGBT Chamber has elected new Executive Committee members and its membership has confirmed three new Board Members from the most diverse applicant pool in Chamber…

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Chamber Public Policy: The Platform with Susan Ruiz

August 1, 2020

Mid-America LGBT Chamber of Commerce: The Platform with Susan Ruiz (full video) from SocialScope Productions on Vimeo. Mid-America LGBT Chamber Public Policy Committee Chair Leon Harden interviews Kansas House Representative…

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Chamber recognizes Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day

June 19, 2020

The Mid-America LGBT Chamber is proud to stand with African Americans across our region and the country in recognition of Junteenth, the anniversary of the emancipation of the last enslaved…

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SCOTUS Rules Existing Civil Rights Protections includes LGBTQ Workers

June 15, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Supreme Court of the United States has ruled that protections provided by the Civil Rights Act of 1964 for sex discrimination include LGBTQ individuals. Download PDF…

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AltCap Announces Small Business Relief Loan Fund to Provide Financial Support During the COVID-19 Pandemic

March 31, 2020

Applications are available now for three year short term loans up to $100,000.00 In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, a new community-backed $5 million small business relief loan fund was…

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Emergency Resources Related to COVID-19

March 16, 2020

Responsibly Moving Back to the Work Place During the past few weeks, the Kansas City Metro stepped up to “flatten the curve” and reduce the impact of COVID-19.  Our Chamber…

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