The Standard Receives 2011 Equality Advocate Award

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OBA member company The Standard recently received the Basic Rights Education Fund’s 2011 Equality Advocate Award for demonstrating outstanding leadership on behalf of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender equality in the state.  In the past six years, The Standard has contributed over $55,000 to support Basic Rights Education Fund’s efforts to ensure that all LGBT Oregonians experience equality in their daily lives.  On top of that, The Standard has contributed nearly $8 million in grants and corporate contributions to Oregon-based charities, non-profits, and schools.  Congratulations to The Standard on its well-deserved recognition!