On June 13, the Cleveland HRC Federal Club Council convened an update on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundations’ Corporate Equality Index (CEI).  The event was attended by representatives of companies who participate in the CEI, HRC members, and members of the community. 

Ten years ago, incoming CEO Steve Steinour saw some numbers at Huntington Bank he didn’t like and decided to take action. But these weren’t the typical spreadsheets that would normally consume the senior leadership of a major corporation. Instead, it was a single number that inspired change: Huntington’s less than perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index.