Advocates for Informed Choice
Advocates for Informed Choice uses innovative legal strategies to advocate for the civil rights of children born with variations of reproductive or sexual anatomy.
American Institute of Bisexuality
The American Institute of Bisexuality encourages and supports research and education about bisexuality through programs to broaden public knowledge, awareness, and understanding about bisexuality.
Asexual Visibility and Education Network (AVEN)
The AVEN website hosts the world's largest online asexual community as well as a large archive of resources on asexuality.
Audre Lorde Project
The Audre Lorde Project is a lesbian, gay, bisexual, two-spirit, trans, and gender-nonconforming people of color center for community organizing that focuses on the New York City area.
BiNet, a nonprofit organization, offers a voice for bisexual, pansexual, and fluid people. A national network, BiNet USA promotes community and individual empowerment through support and education.
Bisexual Resource Center
The Bisexual Resource Center provides support to the bisexual community and raises public awareness about bisexuality and bisexual people.
Bisexual Organizing Project
The Bisexual Organizing Project (BOP) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit registered in Minnesota that serves the Upper Midwest. We are committed to building the bisexual, pansexual, fluid, queer, and unlabeled (bi+) community through regular events and the yearly national BECAUSE conference. BOP is welcoming and inclusive of everyone, including but not limited to people of all gender identities, sexual orientations, sexes, relationship orientations, ethnicities, abilities, religions, and political affiliations.
The mission of bklyn boihood is to create spaces where black, brown queer and trans bois and our communities can cultivate stories, dreams and creative work. In bklyn boihood, we all share the belief that community and personal empowerment should be rooted in principles that we clearly articulate. We will consistently strive to embody these beliefs in our work as collective members and individuals. The people, places, things and spirits that lift us up and guide our work are infinite. While we know it would be impossible to name them all, here are some of the core principles that guide bklyn boihood.
Black Girl Dangerous
Mia McKenzie is the award-winning author of The Summer We Got Free and the creator of Black Girl Dangerous, a popular media website that amplifies the voices of queer and trans people of color, and Black Girl Dangerous Media, an independent media and education project that centers queer black women and girls.
Black Lesbians United
The Black Lesbians United retreat is an opportunity for women of African Descent to celebrate, build community, and share good times with women who love women. In the last four years, over 500 women descended upon our 120 acre private wooded retreat in the hills of Malibu to make magic…
Campus Pride is a national online community and resource network committed to helping student leaders and campus organizations create a campus environment free of homophobia, biphobia, transphobia, heterosexism, and genderism at colleges and universities.
FIERCE is a membership-based organization building the leadership and power of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer youth of color in New York City. Through youth-led campaigns, leadership development programs, and cultural expression in arts and media, FIERCE develops politically conscious leaders who work to improve themselves and their communities.
Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD)
GLAAD amplifies the voice of the LGBTQ community by enabling people to share their stories, holding the media accountable for the words and images they present, and helping grassroots organizations communicate effectively.
Gender Identity Project
The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center's Gender Identity Project (GIP) fosters the healthy development of transgender and gender-nonconforming people, partners, families, and community. Through the delivery of a range of supportive services, advocacy, outreach, education, and capacity building, GIP creates a safe and constructive atmosphere for community building, wellness and self-care, and leadership development for the transgender-identified community.
Human Rights Campaign
A national advocacy organization based in Washington, DC, the Human Rights Campaign seeks to improve the lives of LGBTQ Americans by advocating for equal rights and benefits in the workplace, ensuring that families are treated equally under the law, and increasing public support for equality through advocacy, education, and outreach programs.
Intersex Campaign for Equality
Intersex Campaign for Equality ia a multi-gendered, multi-orientation, multi-racial NGO working for human rights for intersex people, particularly the rights to bodily integrity, self-determination, legal recognition and de-pathologization of intersex traits and non-binary identities in medicine and society
Intersex Society of North America
The Intersex Society of North America is devoted to systemic change to end shame, secrecy, and unwanted genital surgeries for people born with an anatomy that someone decided is not standard for male or female.
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center
The Center provides social services and educational, cultural, and recreational programs; creates public policy; and hosts many LGBTQ organizations.
Men of All Colors Together/New York (MACT/NY)
MACT/NY is a multiracial, multicultural organization of gay and bisexual men committed to addressing and combating racism and discrimination in the lesbian and gay male community and to providing a supportive environment for non-oppressive multiracial relating among gay men.
National Center for Lesbian Rights
National Center for Lesbian Rights is a legal center with a primary commitment to advancing the rights and safety of lesbians and their families.
National Center for Transgender Equality
The National Center for Transgender Equality is a national social justice organization devoted to ending discrimination and violence against transgender people through education and advocacy on national issues of importance to transgender people. By empowering transgender people and our allies to educate and influence policymakers and others, NCTE facilitates a strong and clear voice for transgender equality in our nation's capital and around the country.
National Coming Out Day
Every year on National Coming Out Day, we celebrate coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ) or as an ally. In 2017, we marked the 29th anniversary of National Coming Out Day.
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force
The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force works to create change by building LGBTQ political power from the ground up.
National Latina/o Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Human Rights Organization
The mission of the National Latina/o Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Human Rights Organization ([email protected]) is to create a multi-issue approach for advocacy, education and convening of and for our communities. Guided by economic justice, feminist, environmental and pro-peace values, [email protected] joins a global effort to transform systems and policies to create a just and equitable world
National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance
The National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance (NQAPIA) is a federation of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Asian American, South Asian, Southeast Asian, and Pacific Islander (AAPI) organizations. We seek to build the organizational capacity of local LGBT AAPI groups, develop leadership, promote visibility, educate our community, enhance grassroots organizing, expand collaborations, and challenge homophobia and racism.
Queer Women Of Color Media Arts Project
The Queer Women Of Color Media Arts Project (QWOCMA) builds power through film that radically centers our community to fundamentally transform the world where justice and equity are the norm. QWOCMAP creates, exhibits, and distributes high-impact films that authentically reflect the lives of queer women of color (cisgender and transgender), gender nonconforming and transgender people of color (of any orientation), and address the vital, intersecting social justice issues that concern our multiple communities. QWOCMAP's vision nurtures filmmaker-activists to lead social justice movements that incorporate the power of art as cultural resistance and cultural resilience, cultural reclamation and cultural renewal. QWOCMAP uses film to shatter stereotypes and bias, build community through compassionate public discussions, and strengthen movements for change.
The Dari Project
The Dari Project is organizing a national LGBTQ convening for people of Korean descent in the U.S. We seek to transform the Korean American community into a welcoming and loving space for everyone. We will expand on a pioneering gathering by Korean American Rainbow Parents in Fall 2016 to build bridges among LGBTQs, family, and faith at a national scale.
Transgender Alliance is a Facebook support group for transgender and gender-non-conforming folks, and their allies. Our focus is on community building through immediate personal support. In order to facilitate such a space, we have community guidelines, alongside some really helpful resources that explain more about the transgender experience, as well as our focus and intent with the group.
Trans 101: Gender Diversity Crash Course
Trans 101: Gender Diversity Crash Course is an online resource aimed at helping people better understand what it means to be trans, and how to make the world a better, safer, happier place for trans and gender diverse people.
The Transgender Guide is an online community for transsexual, cross-dressing, intersex, and transgender people.
Transsexual Road Map
The Transsexual Road Map website offers a large body of information concerning transsexuality and transsexual transitions.
Trans Student Educational Resources
Trans Student Educational Resources is a youth-led organization dedicated to transforming the educational environment for trans and gender nonconforming students through advocacy and empowerment.
Trans Women of Color Collective
The revolutionary Trans Women of Color Collective seeks to create safe spaces for trans and gender nonconforming people of color to self-care, empower, strategize, and educate.
Trikone is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) people of South Asian descent, who trace their ethnicities to one of the following places: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Myanmar (Burma), Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Tibet. Founded in 1986 in the San Francisco Bay Area, Trikone is the oldest group of its kind in the world.