Chick-fil-A confronts controversies over charitable giving to anti-LGBTQ groups

By July 11, 2018 News

While Chick-fil-A continues its nationwide expansion and popularity, the Atlanta-based chain still struggles to shake the image that it endorses homophobia. But the company recently released a statement to try and shed that label.

Chick-fil-A rarely broaches the controversy from 2012 related to its then-president Dan Cathy’s comments that criticized gay marriage, as well as reports that the company was donating to anti-LBGTQ organizations. After the ensuing backlash, Cathy, who is now CEO, vowed to…