Loving the whole rainbow: how community businesses can be inclusive spaces for LGBTQ+ and beyond

To celebrate Pride month, we’re shining a light on how community businesses can be places where people can explore their sexuality & gender identity safely. In this episode, we visit the Proud Trust’s Sidney Street community café in Manchester to find out how this LGBTQ+ venue creates opportunities for everyone.

Show Notes:
Find out more about Sidney Street Cafe - https://www.theproudtrust.org/sidney-street-cafe/

Find out Why #PrideMatters to Community Business https://www.powertochange.org.uk/blog/pridematters-community-business/

The M&S Community Business Challenge is coming to Bradford and Bristol in 2019. Community businesses can apply for mentoring from M&S and a small Power to Change grant. Find out more: www.communitybusinesschallenge.co.uk/

The Community Business Fund designed to support existing community businesses with grants to help them progress towards self-sufficiency. It will be re-opening for applications in September 2019. Find out more: www.powertochange.org.uk/get-support/programmes/community-business-fund/

Transcript: https://www.powertochange.org.uk/get-inspired/podcasts/loving-whole-rainbow-community-businesses-can-inclusive-spaces-lgbtq-beyond/loving-whole-rainbow-community-businesses-can-inclusive-spaces-lgbtq-beyond-2/