Is Powerade really LGBTQ friendly?
Powerade is owned by Coca-Cola
The Coca-Cola Company has earned top marks in Human Rights Campaign's 2021 Corporate Equality Index. However, while Coca-Cola has been promoting LGBTQ+ rights with its own employees, it has also been supporting several anti-LGBT politicians who have been promoting legislations that aim at restricting LGBTQ+ rights across many American states. Coca-Cola's overall LGBTQ+ rights score is reflective of both these factors.
Does Powerade have inclusive workforce protections?
Powerade has inclusive workforce protections, with policies that include both sexual orientation and gender identity & expression for all operations
Policy includes gender identity or expression for all operations
Policy includes sexual orientation for all operations
Does Powerade offer LGBTQ friendly benefits to its employees?
Powerade has strong and inclusive benefits offering for US Employees.
Health Insurance and other benefits are equivalent when it comes to their coverage of spouses or domestic partners for different-sex and same-sex couples.
At Powerade Transgender individuals are offered equal health coverage, including medically necessary care.
Political Contributions & Involvement
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Many companies in sector receive top score on Corporate Equality Index
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Human Rights Campaign report on Coca-Cola
The Coca-Cola Company has earned top marks in Human Rights Campaign's 2021 Corporate Equality Index
by Human Rights Campaign