2018 Cultivating Change Summit
Jun
20
to Jun 22

2018 Cultivating Change Summit

This three-day global agriculture conference in Des Moines, IA will feature educational opportunities including workshops, expert panels, networking mixers, and keynotes from prominent agriculture LGBT and ally industry leaders.

The purpose of the Cultivating Change Summit is to bring together agriculture LGBT employees, human resources and diversity and inclusion professionals, employee resources group leaders, executives and organizational leaders, allies and others who are working toward an equitable industry environment for LGBT agriculturist everywhere.

Over 200 global agriculture leaders and partners will join together to share strategies and best practices to create a community inclusive of all sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions within the food, fiber, and natural resources industry. 

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Cultivating Change Foundation Kansas City Reception
Nov
3
5:30 PM17:30

Cultivating Change Foundation Kansas City Reception

We’re thrilled to invite you to join foundation supporters J.J. Jones & Kevin Briggs along with Cliff & Kristine Becker in Kansas City metro area on Friday, November 3rd. Come learn more about the Foundation's mission and priorities, join conversations about creating positive change for LGBT individuals who are passionate about the agricultural industry, and network with those who support the Foundation's work.

We look forward to sharing an evening with you to celebrate agriculture and celebrate people!

RSVP Required. Please email info@cultivatingchangefoundation.org to receive an official invite and venue location information.

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2017 Out & Equal Workplace Summit
Oct
9
to Oct 12

2017 Out & Equal Workplace Summit

  • Pennsylvania Convention Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Cultivating Change Foundation will be joining Fortune 1000 companies and government agencies along with our host Out & Equal at their annual Workplace Summit where employees and experts from around the world gather to share strategies and best practices to create workplace equality inclusive of all sexual orientations, gender identities, and expressions.

The Foundation will be presenting a session called "The Next Generation of Agriculture". During our session we will explore the Foundation's Wheel of Impact, digging deeper into how Employee Rescuers Groups (ERGs) can strengthen their efforts when it comes to Pipelining Collegiate Talent and Developing Industry Professionals.

During this working session we will be gathering key strategy information from our thought partners that can be found HERE.

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Cultivating Change Foundation Washington, D.C. Reception
Jun
8
6:00 PM18:00

Cultivating Change Foundation Washington, D.C. Reception

We’re thrilled to invite you to join foundation board member, Rob Larew and supporter, Phil Karsting in Washington, DC as we celebrate the Foundation's formation with our friends and supporters. Come learn more about the Foundation's mission and priorities, join conversations about creating positive change for LGBT individuals who are passionate about the agricultural industry, and network with those who support the Foundation's work.

We look forward to sharing an evening with you to celebrate agriculture and celebrate people!

RSVP Required. Please email info@cultivatingchangefoundation.org to receive an official
invite and venue location information.

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Cultivating Change Foundation Portland Reception
Jan
27
5:00 PM17:00

Cultivating Change Foundation Portland Reception

Please join us for hors d'oeuvres, drinks, and conversation.  We look forward to sharing an evening with you to celebrate cultivating change!

We’re thrilled to invite you to join the Foundation's Board of Directors in Portland as we celebrate the Foundation's formation with our friends and supporters.  Come learn more about the Foundation's mission and priorities, join conversations about creating positive change for LGBT individuals who are passionate about the agricultural industry, and network with those who support the Foundation's work.

 

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The White House Convening on Advancing LGBT Progress in Rural America
Dec
2
1:00 PM13:00

The White House Convening on Advancing LGBT Progress in Rural America

The meeting will focus on strategies to improve quality of life, increase opportunity, and enhance connectivity for rural LGBT Americans. Please join fellow rural LGBT leaders, organizations and Federal officials in this important event that will focus on driving progress through leadership, organizing and innovation.

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Agriculture Influencer Award Reception
Oct
5
5:00 PM17:00

Agriculture Influencer Award Reception

Industry leaders, innovators, educators, role models, trailblazers, creators, and YOU! 

We are excited to invite you to our Agriculture Influencer Award Reception at the 2016 Out & Equal Workplace Summit

As an influencer within the agriculture industry, please join us to celebrate incredible people and organization who have done — and are doing — amazing things for diversity and inclusion within agriculture.

Join us for a cocktail, and network with fellow industry influencers!

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