Pittsburgh, PA - Three Rivers Business Alliance (3RBA) proudly announces that Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania has been the latest company to sponsor its operations.
Launched in 2018, 3RBA is a chamber of commerce that is affiliated with the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce. 3RBA serves to diligently advocate, promote, and serve as a catalyst for change that fosters diversity, inclusion, and equity, and produces increased opportunities for LGBTQ+ businesses and their allies in the Pittsburgh/Greater Allegheny region. Together with its foundation, 3RBA serves as a point of connection for LGBTQ+ and allied business owners and professionals, corporations, nonprofits, and civic leaders.
"3RBA is delighted and honored that Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania has agreed to sponsor and partner with 3RBA," said Ronald L. Hicks, Jr., a partner at Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP and President of 3RBA and its foundation. "Columbia Gas joins a growing list of companies that are committed to diversifying their business by including LGBTQ+-owned businesses in their procurement and contract programs."
As of March 2022, the list of companies that have partnered with 3RBA and its foundation include:
Mason-Dixon/Greater Allegheny ($10,000 annually)
Allegheny River ($5,000 annually)
UPMC and its Center for Engagement and Inclusion
Monongahela River ($2,500 annually)
Urban Redevelopment Authority
Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania
Youghiogheny River ($1,500 annually)
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
Luttner Financial Growth LLC
Duquesne Light Co.
To learn more about how you or your company can become a partner or sponsor of 3RBA or its foundation, click here or download this brochure.