EQUAL! National Coming Out Day Event

Monday, October 11 is National Coming Out Day (NCOD) 2010. NCOD is a day when lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their allies are encouraged to take the next step in coming out of the closet or increasing awareness.

In observance of NCOD, EQUAL! will host the following event:

What: NCOD and the Safe Space Program at Alcatel-Lucent
When: Monday, October 11, 11:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M US Central Time
Where: Local viewing in Naperville, Illinois in IHN 9A-318
Webcast: http://webcast.alcatel-lucent.com/2010/workplace
More details on NCOD: http://www.hrc.org/ncod/
Contact: Ryk Koscielski, [email protected], +1 630 979 8307

This event will also be available for later viewing (a few days after the event).

The Safe Space Program and the Safe Space logo are trademarked by EQUAL! at Alcatel-Lucent.

The Safe Space program is designed to provide a way to send the message that the environment is supportive of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered associates, and that hostility toward them will not be tolerated! Managers and employees are encouraged to display the Safe Space magnet to let others know they support full participation of all members of the workplace, regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity, characteristics, or expression.

Come to the presentation to learn more about NCOD and the Safe Space Program.

(photo by Michael Verhoef under Creative Commons licence)

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