Employer Training for LGBTQ Employee Inclusion Set for Dec. 12

Please join us for a special employer training focusing on creating welcoming spaces for LGBTQ employees.

Time: 10:30 a.m. to Noon
Date: Thursday, Dec. 12
Place: Missouri Job Center, 730 S. Wall Ave., Joplin

Our presenter will be Karis Agnew, field director for PROMO, Missouri’s statewide organization advocating for LGBTQ equality through legislative action, electoral politics, grassroots organizing and community education.

Karis, who spoke at the WIOA Inclusion Forum in Joplin in October, will review vital information for working with LGBTQ populations, including questions about language, legal and policy considerations, and best practices to increase talent recruitment, retention and boost team morale.

Light refreshments will be served. This training is provided at no cost to you thanks to grants from the Missouri Foundation for Health and the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.