LGBT Organizations
ACLU Gay & Lesbian Rights
The American system of government is founded on two counterbalancing principles: that the majority of the people governs, through democratically elected representatives... More
The American Institute for Bisexuality
AIDS Project Los Angeles
AIDS Project Los Angeles is dedicated to: improving the lives of people affected by HIV disease; reducing the incidence of HIV infection; and advocating for fair and... More
The Bisexual Resource Center
The Bisexual Resource Center is an international organization providing education about and support for bisexual and progressive issues.
California Faith for Equality
The mission of California Faith for Equality is to educate, support and mobilize California's faith communities to promote civil marriage equality for lesbian... More
Our mission is to provide transgender and gender-variant youth with a safe, fun, and unique camp experience during which they are able to express gender however they are comfortable and connect with others in similar situations... More
Canadian Unitarian Council
This site provides information on the Canadian Unitarian Universalists and their stance on gender and sexual diversity. The Gender and Sexual Diversity... More
The Center for Sexuality and Religion

We are committed to:

  • Providing forums for the dialogue between religion and sexuality
  • Developing, educating, and supporting leaders
  • Expand sexuality education in faith communities
  • Provide technical assistance and support for research and education regarding sexuality and religion.

COLAGE (Children of Lesbian and Gays Everywhere)
The mission of COLAGE is to engage, connect, and empower people to make the world a better place for children of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and/or transgender parents... More
Community United Against Violence (CUAV)
Founded in 1979, CUAV is the nation's first LGBTQQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning) anti-violence organization. Our mission is to prevent and respond to violence against and within our diverse LGBTQQ communities. We accomplish this through peer-based counseling, direct assistance, education and outreach, grassroots organizing, and policy advocacy.
Community of Welcoming Congregations

The Community of Welcoming Congregations (CWC) is an Oregon and SW Washington interfaith ministry and advocacy organization working toward full inclusion and equality for transgender, lesbian, bisexual, gay and questioning persons.

Our work brings together people of faith who believe in the inherent dignity and worth of every person.

This sub-grouping of provides an extensive collection of search engines for Queer, Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered resources... More
Faith in America
The mission of Faith In America, Inc. is the emancipation of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people from bigotry disguised as religious truth. The world's great religious traditions practiced within the United States of America emphasize.... More
Family Acceptance Project

The Family Acceptance Project(tm) is the only community research, intervention, education and policy initiative that works to decrease major health and related risks for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth, such as suicide, substance abuse, HIV and homelessness – in the context of their families. We use a research-based, culturally grounded approach to help ethnically, socially and religiously diverse families decrease rejection and increase support for their LGBT children.

Family Equality Council
Our vision: Love. Justice. Family. Equality.

We envision a future where all families, regardless of creation or composition, will be able to live in communities that recognize, respect, protect, and celebrate them... More
Freedom to Marry is the gay and non-gay partnership working to win marriage equality nationwide. Headed by Evan Wolfson, one of America's leading civil rights advocates and lawyers, Freedom to Marry brings new resources and a renewed context of urgency and opportunity to this social justice movement... More
Gay, Lesbian Bisexual, Transgender National Help Center
The GLBT National Help Center is dedicated to meeting the needs of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community and those questioning their sexual orientation... More
Gay Student Resource Center
The Student Center is a web community for college students, high school students, and teens. It requires registration, which takes about 2 minutes, then students... More
The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) is dedicated to promoting and ensuring fair, accurate and inclusive representation of people and events... More
GLSEN, or the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network, is a national education organization working to ensure safe schools for ALL students, regardless of sexual... More
Gender Spectrum
Gender Spectrum Education and Training is committed to creating a more supportive world for people of all genders... More
HeartStrong is a non sectarian organization established to provide outreach to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and other persons adversely affected... More
Hetrick-Martin Institute
The Hetrick-Martin Institute (HMI), Home of The Harvey Milk High School, believes all young people, regardless of sexual orientation or identity, deserve... More
The Human Rights Campaign is America's largest civil rights organization working to achieve gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender equality. By inspiring... More
The Institute for Welcoming Resources (IWR)
An ecumenical group of denominational representatives of the Welcoming Church Movement created the Institute for Welcoming Resources (IWR) in 2002.... More
International Foundation for Gender Education
The International Foundation for Gender Education was founded in 1987 and continues to be a leading advocate and educational organization for promoting... More
Intersex Society of North America
The Intersex Society of North America (ISNA) is devoted to systemic change to end shame, secrecy, and unwanted genital surgeries for people born with an anatomy... More
Interweave Continental – Unitarian Universalists for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Concerns
Interweave is a membership organization actively working to end oppression based on sexual orientation and gender identity, recognizing that people... More
Lambda Legal is a national organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and... More
This website offers LGBT rights information, news, and applicable laws. Their goals are to keep the public informed, provide the most updated information on current issues, supply crime prevention solutions, and make sure they help make this world a safer place. They want to help protect and serve all people in today's society. You can also visit to find an attorney.
LGBT Aging Issues Network - An American Society on Aging Constituent Group
The LGBT Aging Issues Network (LAIN) works to raise awareness about the concerns of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) elders and about the unique barriers they encounter in gaining access to housing, healthcare, long-term care and other needed services.
LifeWorks is dedicated to helping lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth, ages 14-24, reach their goals and dreams. LifeWorks Mentors and... More
LGBT Religious Archives Network
The LGBT Religious Archives Network (LGBT-RAN) is an innovative venture in developing archives and encouraging historical study of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender... More
The Michigan Project for Informed Public Policy
Funded by the Arcus Foundation with a $75,000 grant, this one-year project (starting in 2009) will organize social scientists, mental health experts, and medical professionals in Michigan to convey accurate information about lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) issues to the media... More
National Black Justice Coalition
The National Black Justice Coalition is a civil rights organization dedicated to empowering Black same-gender-loving, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered... More
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... More
National Council for Lesbian Rights
Since 1977, the National Center for Lesbian Rights has worked to create a world in which every lesbian can live fully, free from discrimination. NCLR is a national... More
National Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals
To critically transform higher education environments so that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students, faculty, administrators, staff, and... More
National Gay & Lesbian Task Force
The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, now called The Task Force was founded in 1974 and works to build the grassroots political power of the LGBT community... More
National Youth Advocacy Coalition
The National Youth Advocacy Coalition is a social justice organization that advocates for and with young people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender... More
ONE National Archives
The ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives houses the world's largest research library on Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgendered heritage and concerns. ONE is affiliated... More is a freely accessible, community created, non-profit website on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and, yes, heterosexual history produced by the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies at the City University of New York Graduate Center, supported by a generous grant from the Arcus Foundation, and contributions from individuals. is a website in development about gender and sexual history, a site that, at its best, should encourage us to think deeply and critically about historical evidence and what it means to understand LGBT and heterosexual life in the perspective of society and time. OutHistory should help us ask and begin to answer questions about the gendered and sexual actions and feelings of people within social structures over time. OutHistory includes elements of an almanac, archive, article, bibliography, book, encyclopedia, library, and museum, but it is not identical to any one of these. It's a history website -- on it, time is of the essence. What this history website is, and what it does, will become clearer as it develops its own historical life and identity over time.
We, the parents, families and friends of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons, celebrate diversity and envision a society that embraces everyone, including... More
Queers for Economic Justice
Queers for Economic Justice is a progressive non-profit organization committed to promoting economic justice in a context of sexual and gender liberation. Their goal... More
Religion & Faith Program at Human Rights Campaign
HRC offers a free e-mail subscription to the Religion and Faith newsletter. See the 'Out In Scripture' link to HRC's project of providing commentary on... More
Rockway Institute
The nonpartisan Rockway Institute brings together scientific research and professional expertise to counter antigay prejudice and inform public policies affecting lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people... More
SAGE is a social service organization dedicated to meeting the unique needs of the senior gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender communities. It is committed to providing... More
San Diego Human Dignity Foundation
The LGBT Community Foundation in San Diego ascribes to the following values statement: San Diego's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Foundations create... More
Sins Invalid is a performance project that incubates and celebrates artists with disabilities, centralizing artists of color and queer and gender-variant artists as communities who have been historically marginalized... More
Soulforce is a coalition of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and straight people of faith working toward social justice, particularly for the LGBT... More
Trans Youth Family Allies
TYFA empowers children and families by partnering with educators, service providers and communities, to develop supportive environments in which gender... More
TransFaith Online is dedicated to supporting transgender folks in our faith journeys, while providing useful resources to help people of faith become better educated trans-allies. Also, check out the TransFaith Network at which serves as a multi-faceted social networking community with an emphasis on exploring transgender spirituality.
TransParentcy's mission is to support the Transgender Parent, and their advocates (lawyers, mental health professionals, friends, family) by providing information and resources to diffuse and/or disspell the myths about any adverse impact being transgendered/transsexual might have on one's children... More
The Trevor Project
The Trevor Project is the leading national organization focused on crisis and suicide prevention efforts among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth... More
In response to the lack of representation of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in school curricula and disproportionate incidents of bullying and violence against LGBT youth, ADL, GLSEN and StoryCorps have collaborated to create Unheard Voices, an oral history and curriculum project that will help educators to integrate LGBT history, people and issues into their instructional programs.
The Williams Institute is a national think tank dedicated to the field of sexual orientation law and public policy. The Institute supports legal scholarship... More
Youth Resource: A Project of Advocates for Youth
A website by and for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning (GLBTQ) young people takes a holistic approach to sexual health and exploring issues of... More