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Available to anyone who meets these 2 criteria

  • A professional interest in the public sector, including public-sector employees, students, nonprofit and corporate representatives; and

  • Self-identification as LGBTQ+, or a professional commitment to serving LGBTQ+ people

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Value of Membership

CivicPRIDE is a 501(C)(3) professional association.

For you as an individual

  • Free Inclusion Summit registration ($25 value)

  • Quarterly newsletter

  • Ideas exchange with CivicPRIDE board members ( on LGBTQIA+ inclusion/equity in local government

    • E.g., Creating a new Employee Resource or Affinity Group, developing LGBTQIA+ inclusive policies, etc.

  • Become more visible to and connected with a network of queer local government professionals across the country

For communities

  • CivicPRIDE disseminates leading and emerging practices for ensuring local government can be proactive and responsive to the needs of LGBTQIA+ community members.

For the profession

  • Your membership and financial support helps CivicPRIDE advocate for LGBTQIA+ inclusion and education across local government networks. Our advocacy helps: 

    • Boost LGBTQ+ issues of concern and augment educational content by collaborating across professional association partners like the International City/County Management Association (ICMA)

What does your membership fee support?

  • CivicPRIDE Administration (maintaining 501(c)(3) status, website hosting, newsletter distribution, etc.) 

  • Planning and content for the annual Inclusion Summit

  • Educational and promotional materials 

  • CivicPRIDE’s mixer at the annual ICMA conference

Become a Member Today!

  • Individual Membership

    Every year
    Basic Membership for Local Government Professionals
    • Access to Member's Area
    • Resource Files
    • Member Directory
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