Briefcase Brigade

Get to know other GSBA members, expand your referral base, share your skills and learn new ones by volunteering with GSBA. Apply to serve on a committee, volunteer at one of our annual gala events or interview scholarship applicants. Volunteering with GSBA is a great way to meet people and make new connections. To find out more information or apply to be on one of these committees, please contact us at 206.363.9188


Public Policy Task Force

Charter: To position the organization as an advocate and credible resource of valuable information to educate on and influence issues, public policies, programs and services that advance the vision and mission of GSBA.

Chair: David Ward (Legal Voice)


Membership, Outreach and Engagement (MOE)

Charter: Deliver excellent member benefits by understanding the needs of constituents; sponsoring programs which foster business connections and provide education around civic and business issues and ensure GSBA is a welcoming, inclusive business chamber promoting equality, diversity, collaboration and brand loyalty.
Chair: David Hernandez (New York Life)

Scholarship Interviewer

Be a GSBA Scholarship interviewer and take part in the powerful experience of investing in the next generation of leaders. As an interviewer, you will read applications and work with a team to select the final scholarship recipients. For more information, please contact Travis Mears, Director of Development & Scholarship Programs.


Annual Events

TASTE of GSBA
Our signature event, this gala dinner and auction spotlights member restaurants, bars and caterers coming together to raise money for the GSBA Scholarship Fund.

Business and Humanitarian Awards Dinner
The Business and Humanitarian Awards recognize excellence, leadership and philanthropy in the GSBA business and nonprofit communities.

GSBA Scholarship Awards Dinner
GSBA celebrates the best and brightest LGBTQ and allied students by awarding educational scholarships at this inspirational and unforgettable dinner.

Pride
GSBA participates in multiple Pride celebrations around Seattle. These festivals and parades are our opportunity to hand out the new annual Guide & Directory and promote the work GSBA does throughout the year.

GSBA's Mission


To combine business development, leadership and social action to expand economic opportunities for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community and those who support equality for all.

The Perspective

GSBA's quarterly magazine.

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