IGLTA Foundation announces 2014 scholarship recipients

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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

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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

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Meet our new board members

Ed Salvato, IGLTAf board member

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

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Emerging destination program

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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

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Looking back at the Building Bridges Scholarship

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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

Posted in News on May 31, 2013Travis Ferland

Chicago Volunteer Day

The IGLTA Foundation brought together IGLTA Convention attendees and community members to support the Nettelhorst School.

IGLTA Foundation Projects Make Big Impact in One-Day Volunteer Blitz More than 50 volunteers clean city park, help hungry, and transform school in Chicago On May 14, 2013 the IGLTA Foundation hosted a volunteer day to support three Chicago organizations

Posted in News on May 20, 2013Travis Ferland

Get ready to Give OUT!

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On May 9th, 2013 show your support for the IGLTA Foundation in the 1st national Give OUT Day for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Queer community. Give OUT Day is a new national initiative that aims to mobilize the

Posted in News on April 18, 2013Travis Ferland

Scholarships Awarded

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Building Bridges Scholarships bring tourism industry newcomers from five countries to Chicago for the IGLTA Annual Global Convention. The IGLTA Foundation recently selected the recipients of its first Building Bridges Scholarships, a diverse group that hails from five different countries

Posted in News on April 17, 2013Travis Ferland

Global Symposium: We’re Out, Are You In?

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On Tuesday, February 5th, The IGLTA Foundation held its first symposium on LGBT travel.  ”We’re Out, Are You In?” was designed to support the Foundation’s mission: Using the power of LGBT travel to build bridges with communities worldwide.  The event

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Scholarships for IGLTA Convention in Chicago

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The IGLTA Foundation is offering five scholarships to attend the 30th Annual Global Convention for the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association, in Chicago. Meet like-minded people working in the field of LGBT travel and tourism, network with businesses, and make new

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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.