These records document the organization of Pride at Work, an AFL-CIO constituency group that represents and advocates for LGBTQ union members across the United States. The records document the work and activities of Pride at Work since its formation in 1994, including their Labor Leadership Initiative training and education, and the evolution of the organization’s history.
The types of records are: correspondence, meeting minutes, speeches, conference materials, publications, and news clippings. This collection also contains photographs, oversize posters, memorabilia (such as t-shirts and stickers), VHS tapes, MiniDV tapes, DVDs, CDs, and audio cassette tapes.
As indicated by the eleven series, this collection includes information about: the founding and administration of Pride at Work, their National Executive Board (NEB), LGBTQ rights legislation, correspondence with other unions and labor rights groups, documentation of their participation in rallies and marches, training and education materials, participation in world-wide LGBTQ conferences, speeches, correspondence with local Pride at Work chapters in the United States, the Pride at Work newsletter, and news clippings on the LGBTQ movement and related topics.