IGLTA Foundation announces 2014 scholarship recipients

Building Bridges scholarships bring tourism industry newcomers to Madrid for the LGBT travel association’s Annual Global Convention April 10, 2014, Fort Lauderdale, Fla. — The IGLTA Foundation recently selected the five recipients of its second annual Building Bridges Scholarships, a

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LGBT tourism scholarship calls for entries

Second annual Building Bridges Scholarships support the future of LGBT tourism Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (March 4, 2014)—The IGLTA Foundation announced today it is offering five scholarships to attend the 31st Annual Global Convention of the International Gay & Lesbian Travel


Ed Salvato, IGLTAf board member

Meet our new board members

Fort Lauderdale, FL (February 5, 2014)—The IGLTA Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender tourism globally, recently added gay travel leaders Richard Gray and Ed Salvato to its board of directors. Richard Gray is the


Emerging destination program

We’d like to share with you an exciting new program developed by the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association and supported through its nonprofit IGLTA Foundation. This membership incentive program is designed to assist small LGBT-owned/ operated tourism businesses in


Looking back at the Building Bridges Scholarship

From April 30 to May 5, 2013, the IGLTA Foundation welcomed the recipients of its first Building Bridges Scholarships, a diverse group whose members hail from five different countries in South America, Africa, and North America.  Each received an all-expenses-paid

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A fond farewell to Travis Ferland

Dear Friends, The past six months have been a whirlwind of progress for the recently established IGLTA Foundation as we work to build bridges with communities worldwide. In November 2012 we engaged Travis Ferland as interim Executive Director on a

Our mission is to use the power of LGBT travel to build bridges with communities worldwide. Those bridges, in turn, enable understanding, awareness and commerce to flourish in diverse communities around the globe.