Partners in Diversity & Inclusion

Partners in Diversity & Inclusion

American Foundation for the Blind
The American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) is a national nonprofit that expands possibilities for the more than 25 million people with vision loss in the U.S.
Asia Society 
Asia Society is the leading global and pan-Asian organization working to strengthen relationships and promote understanding among the people, leaders, and institutions of the United States and Asia. Founded in 1956, Asia Society is a nonpartisan, nonprofit educational institution.
Asian American Hotel Owners Association
Founded in 1989, the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) is now one of the fastest-growing organizations in the industry, with over 9,300 members owning more than 22,000 hotels that total $60 billion in property value.
Back on My Feet
Back on My Feet seeks to revolutionize the way society approaches homelessness. This unique running-based model demonstrates that if you first restore confidence, strength and self-esteem, individuals are better equipped to tackle the road ahead and move toward jobs, homes and new lives.

Black Culinary Alliance
Established in 1998, the Black Culinary Alliance (BCA) is a nationwide non-profit, educational and networking organization of hospitality and food service professionals.
Bridges
Established in 1989 by the Marriott Foundation for People with Disabilities, Bridges from School to Work engages employers, schools, community resources, youth and their families to help businesses meet their workforce needs while offering young people with disabilities the opportunity to learn, grow and succeed through the power of a job.
Canadian Aboriginal and Minority Supplier Council
The Canadian Aboriginal and Minority Supplier Council delivers programs and processes to promote and facilitate procurement opportunities between major corporations in Canada and suppliers of all sizes owned and operated by Canadian Aboriginals and Minorities.
US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce
The leading non-profit membership organization working globally with businesses and the professions to build inclusive workplaces and expand opportunities for women and business.

US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce
DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe. With a 70-year history, DECA has impacted the lives of more than ten million students, educators, school administrators and business professionals since it was founded in 1946.
Hispanic Association of Corporate Responsibility
Founded in 1986, the Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) is one of the most influential advocacy organizations in the nation, representing 13 national Hispanic organizations in the United States and Puerto Rico.
Human Rights Campaign
The Human Rights Campaign is America’s largest civil rights organization working to achieve lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality. By inspiring and engaging all Americans, HRC strives to end discrimination against LGBT citizens and realize a nation that achieves fundamental fairness and equality for all.
NAF is a leader in the movement to prepare young people for college and career success. For 30 years, NAF has refined a proven educational model which includes industry-focused curricula, work-based learning experiences, and business partner expertise.

Founded in 1909, the NAACP is the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization. From the ballot box to the classroom, the thousands of dedicated workers, organizers, leaders and members who make up the NAACP continue to fight for social justice for all Americans.
National Association of Black Accountants
Since 1969, the National Association of Black Accountants, Inc. has been the leader in expanding the influence of minority professionals in the fields of accounting and finance.
National Association of Black Hotel Owners, Operators and Developers
The National Association of Black Hotel Owners, Operators and Developers (NABHOOD) assists African-Americans in owning, developing and managing hotels. Additionally, it works to increase vendor opportunities and executive-level jobs for minorities.
National Association of Female Executives
Founded in 1972, NAFE has a rich history of providing education, networking and public advocacy to empower its members to achieve career success and financial security.

National Black MBA Association
The National Black MBA Association (NBMBAA) is a non-profit organization of minority MBAs, business professionals, entrepreneurs and MBA students. With thousands of members worldwide working in both private and public sectors, we share a commitment to education and business.
The National Center for Lesbian Rights
The National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) has been advancing the civil and human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their families through litigation, legislation, policy, and public education since it was founded in 1977.
The National Council of La Raza (NCLR) – the largest national Hispanic civil rights and advocacy organization in the United States – works to improve opportunities for Hispanic Americans. Through its network of nearly 300 affiliated community-based organizations (CBOs), NCLR reaches millions of Hispanics each year.
National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce
The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce is the business advocate and direct link between lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) business owners, corporations, and government, and represents the interests of more than 1.4 million LGBT businesses and entrepreneurs.

National Hispanic Corporate Council (NHCC) is a unique membership organization comprised of Fortune 1000 corporations providing leading-edge corporate best practices, research and network opportunities for the benefit of its corporate members.
National Society of Minorities in Hospitality
The National Society of Minorities in Hospitality was founded on the campus of Cornell University’s Hotel School. It is dedicated to the development of intensive programs in an effort to increase minority participation and advancement in the hospitality field.
National Urban League
Established in 1910, The Urban League is the nation's oldest and largest community-based movement devoted to empowering African Americans to enter the economic and social mainstream. Today, the National Urban League, headquartered in New York City, spearheads the non-partisan efforts of its local affiliates.
Out & Equal Workplace Advocates is the world’s leading nonprofit organization dedicated to achieving lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) workplace equality. Since 1996, Out & Equal has partnered with Fortune 1000 companies and government agencies to provide executive leadership development, comprehensive training and consultation, and professional networking opportunities that build inclusive and welcoming work environments.

Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays
Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians & Gays (PFLAG) is a national non-profit organization with over 200,000 members and supporters and over 500 affiliates in the United States. This vast grassroots network is cultivated, resourced and serviced by the PFLAG national office, located in Washington, DC, the national Board of Directors and 13 Regional Directors.
US Business Leadership Network
The US Business Leadership Network® (USBLN®) is the national disability organization that serves as the collective voice of over 60 Business Leadership Network affiliates across North America, representing over 5,000 employers. The USBLN® helps build workplaces, marketplaces, and supply chains where people with disabilities are respected for their talents, while supporting the development and expansion of its BLN affiliates.
US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce actively promotes the economic growth and development of Hispanic entrepreneurs and represents the interests of 4.1M Hispanic-owned businesses in the U.S.
US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce
The US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce (USPAACC) was formed in 1984 as a national, non-profit organization representing all Asian Americans and Asian American-related groups in business, sciences, the arts, sports, education, public and community services.

United Negro College Fund
United Negro College Fund (UNCF) is the nation’s largest, oldest, and most successful minority higher education assistance organization. For more than 65 years, UNCF has raised more than $3 billion to help more than 350,000 students attend and graduate from college and distributed more funds to help minorities attend school than any entity outside of the government.
VET-Force
The Veterans Entrepreneurship Task Force was established to advocate for additional support of veterans, specifically entrepreneurs looking to establish and expand their own small businesses.
The International Franchise Association
VetFran was founded in 1991 as a strategic initiative of the International Franchise Association (IFA). VetFran includes over 650 IFA member companies offering financial incentives, training and mentoring to veterans interested in franchise ownership and/or a career path in franchising.
Women Corporate Directors (WCD)
WCD is the only global membership organization and community of women corporate directors. In this new era of responsibility, WCD is committed not just to good governance, but to governance with global vision.

Women’s Presidents Educational Organization
The Women Presidents’ Educational Organization functions as a regional partner organization (RPO) of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the nation’s leading advocate of women-owned businesses and third party certification organization.
Youth Career Initiative (YCI)
The Youth Career Initiative (YCI) is an innovative, high-impact approach to combating global youth unemployment. This initiative provides at-risk young people with transferable life and work skills that make them employable as well as empower them to make career choices and positive life decisions.