What does Liberty’s Pride Network do?
The Liberty Pride Network seeks to celebrate the LGBTQIA+ community, provide a safe space for identifying team members and help to improve the quality of life for all involved. The Pride Network aims to do this through education and awareness of events and social activities for Liberty team members.
The main actions of the Pride Network include:
Provide insight into key events within the LGBTQIA+ community.
Host regular workshops.
Be a fundamental support network for members.
Contribute to a truly inclusive culture at Liberty.
Why is the Pride Network important?
The network provides visibility for the LGBTQIA+ community and gives members confidence in a safe and inclusive working environment where they can be authentically themselves.
What are the proudest moments within the Pride Network so far?
The Pride Network is pleased to be providing ongoing education and peer support throughout the Liberty community. A highlight has been fundraising for Switchboard (a peer-driven support service for LGBTQIA+ communities) and HAAG (Housing for the Aged Action Group).
What is the Pride Network’s goals for the next 12 months?
The network will continue to be a resource for the Liberty community, providing support and education. The Pride Network seeks to maintain trajectory by highlighting significant days in the LGBTQIA+ calendar and bolstering inclusion through internal and community initiatives. In addition, the network plans to evolve and expand to include allies within the Liberty community.
It underpins the genuine caring culture of our community that is clearly committed to providing a safe space for all its staff. I’m proud of our Pride Network!