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Rainbow Railroad and Exec Eventz Partner to Support LGBTQI+ Refugees

Updated: Apr 17

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Rainbow Railroad

Rainbow Railroad, a global charitable organization dedicated to aiding LGBTQI+ individuals facing persecution in their home countries, has announced a strategic partnership with Exec Eventz, a renowned Black queer-owned event management company committed to promoting diversity and inclusion within the LGBTQI+ community.

This groundbreaking alliance aims to shine a spotlight on the plight of LGBTQI+ refugees worldwide while leveraging Exec Eventz's extensive network and expertise in organizing impactful events.

As part of the collaboration, Exec Eventz will donate a percentage of event ticket sales to support Rainbow Railroad's mission, furthering their shared goal of providing safety and freedom to those fleeing persecution due to their sexual orientation, gender identity, or expression.

Kimahli Powell, CEO of Rainbow Railroad, expressed his excitement about the partnership, emphasizing its potential to amplify awareness and support for LGBTQI+ individuals in need.

"This partnership with Exec Eventz represents a significant step forward in our mission," Powell stated.

"By joining forces, we can shed light on the increasing challenges faced by LGBTQI+ refugees globally and mobilize communities to provide vital assistance."

Kimahli Powell - CEO of Rainbow  Railroad
Kimahli Powell - CEO of Rainbow Railroad

Echoing Powell's sentiments, Jay Isak, CEO of Exec Eventz, reaffirmed the company's commitment to supporting marginalized communities and driving positive change.

"Partnering with Rainbow Railroad allows us to extend our commitment to PRIDE," Isak stated.

"Together, we can empower LGBTQI+ individuals and create a more inclusive world where everyone can live without fear of persecution."
Jay Isak - CEO of Exec Eventz
Jay Isak - CEO of Exec Eventz

As part of the partnership, Exec Eventz will launch a new event called Posh Professionals, providing a safe space for LGBTQI+ individuals to network and discuss socio-economic growth within the community.

Additionally, Exec Eventz will host fundraising events, awareness campaigns, and educational initiatives to engage communities and mobilize support for LGBTQI+ refugees.

Since its inception in 2006, Rainbow Railroad has assisted over 13,000 individuals from more than 40 countries in finding safety and freedom. Through this partnership with Exec Eventz, the organization aims to expand its reach and provide hope, resources, and a pathway to safety for those facing persecution and violence because of who they are and whom they love.

For more information about Rainbow Railroad and Exec Eventz, visit Rainbow Railroad and Exec Eventz.


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