LGBTQ+ Charitable Organizations
Center For Black Equity
“To promote a multinational LGBTQ+ network dedicated to improving health and wellness opportunities, economic empowerment, and equal rights while promoting individual and collective work, responsibility, and self-determination.”
The Marsha P. Johnson Institute
“Marsha P. Johnson was an activist, self-identified drag queen, performer, and survivor. She was a prominent figure in the Stonewall uprising of 1969. Marsha went by ‘Black Marsha’ before settling on Marsha P. Johnson. The ‘P’ stood for ‘Pay It No Mind,’ which is what Marsha would say in response to questions about her gender. It is the consideration of who ‘Black Marsha’ was that inspired The Marsha P. Johnson Institute.”
It Gets Better Project
“The It Gets Better Project fulfills its mission to uplift, empower, and connect lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) youth around the globe in two ways:
Storytelling. The It Gets Better Project connects young LGBTQ+ people with the global LGBTQ+ community by providing access to an arsenal of uplifting and inspiring stories of hope, resilience, and determination, as told by members of the LGBTQ+ community and their allies."