OPEN Pride UK + Allies fuels the personal growth, organisational inclusion and business success of Omnicom Group’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT+) employees and allies.
Part of the Omnicom People Engagement Networks (OPEN) - committed to inclusion and diversity across Omnicom and its agencies - OPEN Pride UK + Allies is dedicated to promoting acceptance and advocacy; creating opportunities for leadership, visibility, community involvement, networking and business.
INCLUSION: we strive to identify and develop LGBT+ talent and to provide workplace equality, awareness, support, advocacy and inclusive policies across the Omnicom network.
LEADERSHIP: through education, training and mentoring, we inspire our LGBT+ employees and allies to be vocal and grow personally and professionally.
COMMUNITY: by encouraging employees to be passionate around philanthropy, outreach, volunteering and hands-on involvement, we provide visibility to the LGBT+ community.
BUSINESS: we seek out opportunities for Omnicom agencies to support and grow LGBT+ business initiatives through networking and client interactions.
If you would like to get in touch or have any queries or questions please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Below are trusted foundations and organisations that offer help and support* to the LGBT+ community, from coming out to criminal law and discrimination. Advice on mental health, support groups and urgent contacts.
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UK government advice and support for LGBT+ people
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*OPEN Pride UK + Allies are not affiliated with any of the following connections and accept no liability from advice provided by these third parties.
If you have any questions, please speak to your local agency OPEN Pride UK + Allies representative or designated agency Mental Health First Aider.
The Omnicom Communications Challenge invites agencies to use their communication skills to raise the voices of all LGBT+ communities in the UK by partnering with small to medium LGBT+ charities and organisations. Helping them to tell their stories to a wider audience. In 2018, teams produced pro bono campaigns for numerous LGBT+ charities that are generally unheard of during UK Pride.
OPEN Pride UK + Allies runs events across the year, from mixers to fundraisers, discussions on awareness and LGBT+ issues and Communications Competition. Sign up to our mailing list to stay up-to-date with what we are planning next.
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