T-Mobile Goes All in for LGBT Pride, Supports Events in 21 States Nationwide
Jun 5, 2015
Bellevue, Washington — June 5, 2015
T-Mobile is all in for LGBT Pride. Over the coming months, America’s Un-Carrier™ is celebrating historic progress in marriage equality and equal rights for the lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, and transgender community by supporting and participating in LGBT Pride events in 21 states across the country.
T-Mobile, along with our Diversity & Inclusion program and Pride & Allies Network, will have a strong presence at LGBT Pride events − ranging from ‘Magenta Marchers’ to creative floats to title partnerships − all with the goal of celebrating diversity and love in all its forms.
In addition, this year, T-Mobile also launched 23 Diversity & Inclusion chapters in 20 states − bringing this important work to life at a local level. These D&I chapters provide local opportunities to drive inclusion efforts and activities most important and relevant to each area.
When & Where:
Throughout the year, T-Mobile − together with the D&I Pride & Allies Network − will take part in 22 LGBT Pride events in 21 states, including: Alabama, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Missouri, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and Washington.
3/28 Tampa Pride 5/17 Long Beach Pride 6/6 Central Alabama Pride 6/7 Jersey Pride 6/13 Albuquerque Pride 6/13 Pride NW (Portland, OR) 6/20 Denver PrideFest 6/20 Boise PrideFest 6/20 Pride Portland (Portland, ME) 6/20 Greater Ozarks PrideFest (Springfield, MO) 6/20 Columbus Pride 6/27 Augusta Pride 6/27 Nashville Pride 6/28 New York Pride 6/28 Seattle Pride 7/11 Bellingham Pride 8/1 Charleston Pride 9/12 Virginia Pride 9/19 Wichita Pride 9/20 Dallas Pride 10/4 Tennessee Valley Pride 10/10 Atlanta Pride
T-Mobile supports individuality and equality. And together with our very own employee-based Pride & Allies Network, we’re continuing to build critical awareness around issues important to our LGBT employees and customers, letting everyone know that T-Mobile is a great place to work and do business regardless of your sexual orientation or gender identity. T-Mobile supports a culture of inclusion and accomplishment where you can bring your full self to work. We are proud to be recognized by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) as a “Best Place to Work” with a perfect 100 score on the Corporate Equality Index. By embracing diversity and promoting inclusion, we become a stronger company, allowing us to better connect with and serve our customers.
About T-Mobile US, Inc.: As America's Un-carrier, T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) is redefining the way consumers and businesses buy wireless services through leading product and service innovation. The Company's advanced nationwide 4G LTE network delivers outstanding wireless experiences to approximately 57 million customers who are unwilling to compromise on quality and value. Based in Bellevue, Washington, T-Mobile US provides services through its subsidiaries and operates its flagship brands, T-Mobile and MetroPCS. For more information, please visit http://www.t-mobile.com.
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