One Iowa is a statewide lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning (LGBTQ) organization preserving and advancing equality for LGBTQ individuals through grassroots efforts, advocacy, and education.

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Featured Event

A Night OUT with the LGBTQ Leadership Institute

Thursday, October 11, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Des Moines Art Center
4700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50312

Celebrate National Coming Out Day with our LGBTQ Leadership Institute class! This free event will feature a short film screening sharing some participants’ personal coming out stories, speakers, entertainment, and a resource fair. 

2nd Annual LGBTQ Workplace Culture Summit – Central Iowa

Tuesday, October 16
Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont
7000 NW 62nd Ave, Johnston, IA 50131

This annual event provides resources for employers and LGBTQ employees to help them create safe and inclusive workplaces. View an agenda for the day here.

Employers will learn about ways to improve their policies and retain LGBTQ talent, while LGBTQ employees and allies will learn about their rights and strategies for creating effective LGBTQ employee resource groups (ERGs).

Get your tickets for the summit here.

One Iowa NORTH

One Iowa NORTH is a regional affiliate located in Mason City. One Iowa NORTH focuses on the needs of LGBTQ people in northern Iowa, their families, and allies to provide education and support.

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