As you probably know, June is LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transexual, and Queer) Pride Month! Here in Miami we have a great LGBTQ community full of influencers, activists, and just overall a vibrant and welcoming group of people.
As long-time Miami citizens, we value everyone in our community and appreciate the unique experiences and strengths that every single person in our community brings to the table to make our home…home. With this, comes the unique struggles of minority communities (whether that be through sexual orientation, race, religion, or any other factor) that have also made our city their home, and the duty to stand with them, because they are an integral and irreplaceable part of our community. We feel the pain of our local community, and celebrate their wins as well.
This blog post is meant to honor our LGBTQ family, friends, and neighbors, and to reinforce that we are not only a part of the community, but we are also your allies. We want to take action during this Pride Month and beyond. Now, what can we do? As a business, and as medical practitioners? In my opinion, a lot.