Join for FREE and expand your professional network. You'll be invited to attend fabulous lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning or queer (LGBTQ) professional networking social events at gay-friendly lounges in Washington, DC. Our members are hard-working people from a variety of disciplines such as military, government, banking, law, medicine, new media, interior or fashion design and communications. We all share the same desire to enjoy the company of like-minded professionals in a relaxed, fun atmosphere.

Our group is welcoming and inclusive, respectful of everyone under the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, questioning or queer (LGBTQ) rainbow and straight allies.

Build a stronger base of professional contacts. Share ideas and job possibilities, tap expertise, or meet potential clients or business partners. Benefit by making new connections and honing ideas. There are no membership dues to be a part of it. Nor are there referral expectations like BNI's. Just show up, meet new people, and have fun!

Founded by TJ Flavell, this group sets an exciting new paradigm. Established in summer 2014. it includes all gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning (LGBTQ) professionals and allies in the greater Washington, DC area. It's a new day, a new era, and this facilitates valuable connections for personal, professional, and business success.

Better yet, you may join this cosmopolitan group regardless of where you reside, be it NoVA, DC, or Maryland, or wherever, you are welcome. Our events are the rage!

This group hosts a monthly networking social at an exciting venue in downtown DC. Join today for free to stay informed about these and other upcoming events.

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  • Yesterday · 4:30 PM

    Dinner @ Freddie's!

    3 Professionals

    Head to Freddie's Beach Bar & Restaurant, 555 23rd St. South, Arlington on Sunday, August 30 between 4:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. We will gather next to the stage area for a... Learn more
  • August 19 · 6:30 PM

    Women's Wednesday

    3 Professionals | 1 Photo

    Hosted by the Capital Area Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce, Women's Wednesdays are networking evenings especially for women entrepreneurs and professionals on the 3rd... Learn more
  • August 15 · 1:00 PM

    Pool Party!

    5 Professionals

    It's time for a Summer Pool Party! Enjoy homemade fare for the day:  Pulled Pork Sandwiches  Hamburgers and Veggie Burgers  Bratwurst  Side Salads  Classic Cakes, Pies,... Learn more
  • August 15 · 11:00 AM

    Brunch @ Freddie's!

    8 Professionals

    Please note: DC Gay & Lesbian Professionals is helping spread the word about this community event, but is not running the event. Just go and have a good time! AGLA is... Learn more
  • August 13 · 6:30 PM

    Networking Thursday

    3 Professionals

    Please note: This upcoming event is for all genders and is announced as a community courtesy. This event is not officially hosted by DC Gay & Lesbian Professionals. For... Learn more
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