LGBT Organizations

This directory of LGBT organizations is being curated by Equaldex members. Organizations listed here offer services to LGBT people and include regional (by country, state, province, etc.) or global organizations. This is a growing list; please sign in or register to suggest an organization!

United States 55

  •  Louisiana Trans Advocates Favicon Louisiana Trans Advocates
    Louisiana Trans Advocates strengthens and supports transgender and allied communities across Louisiana through social support, education, empowerment, and advocacy in order to…
  • Alaskans Together For Equality FaviconAlaskans Together For Equality
    Alaskans Together for Equality (ATE) is Alaska’s statewide educational and advocacy organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Alaskans. ATE is a non-profit that…
  • Anti Violence Project FaviconAnti Violence Project
    AVP empowers lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and HIV-affected communities and allies to end all forms of violence through organizing and education, and supports…
  • Basic Rights Oregon FaviconBasic Rights Oregon
    Basic Rights Oregon aims to ensure that all lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Oregonians experience equality by building a broad and inclusive politically powerful movement…
  • CenterLink FaviconCenterLink
    CenterLink exists to support the development of strong, sustainable LGBT community centers and to build a unified center movement.rnrnCenterLink was founded in 1994 as a…
    COLAGE unites people with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and/or queer parents into a network of peers and supports them as they nurture and empower each other to be…
  • Equality Alabama FaviconEquality Alabama
    Equality Alabama's mission is to advance equality for LGBTQ Alabamians where they live, work, learn and play through education and advocacy.
  • Equality Arizona FaviconEquality Arizona
    Equality Arizona's mission is to be the preeminent LGBTQ advocacy organization for the State of Arizona and to work collaboratively to establish a comprehensive network of…
  • Equality California FaviconEquality California
    Equality California is the largest statewide LGBT advocacy organization in California working to secure full and lasting equality for and acceptance of LGBT people.
  • Equality Federation FaviconEquality Federation
    Equality Federation is the movement builder and strategic partner to US state-based organizations advancing equality for LGBT people in the communities we call home.
  • Equality Florida FaviconEquality Florida
    Equality Florida is the largest civil rights organization dedicated to securing full equality for Florida’s LGBT community. Through lobbying, grassroots organizing…
  • Equality Hawai'i FaviconEquality Hawai'i
    Equality Hawaii is dedicated to securing equality for Hawaii's lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender community.

Global 27

  • All Out FaviconAll Out
    All Out is mobilizing millions of people to build a world where no person will have to sacrifice their family or freedom, safety or dignity, because of who they are or who they…
  • Amnesty International FaviconAmnesty International
    Amnesty International is a global movement of more than 3 million supporters, members and activists in over 150 countries and territories who campaign to end grave abuses of…
  • Bi Social Network FaviconBi Social Network
    Bi Social Network (BSN) is working with underserved diverse communities on poverty issues, teen homelessness, marginalized groups and the elderly. BSN is interested in the human…
  • Diversity PRO FaviconDiversity PRO
    Diversity PRO is a Non-Government Organization (NGO) aimed at raising awareness to workplace Diversity & Inclusion, and promoting Diversity visibility and leadership.
  • Equaldex FaviconEqualdex
    Equaldex is a collaborative knowledge base for the LGBT movement. The site aims to crowdsource every law related to LGBT rights to provide a comprehensive and global view of the…
  • Freedom to Marry FaviconFreedom to Marry
    Freedom to Marry was launched in 2003 by Evan Wolfson, the civil rights attorney generally considered the architect of the national marriage equality movement. From a prophetic…
  • Global Action for Trans Equality FaviconGlobal Action for Trans Equality
    GATE is a trans* network coordinator, facilitator and advocate to the ‘outside’ world. GATE works to unite trans* movements for common goals, while developing trans* agendas…
  • GRIN Campaign FaviconGRIN Campaign
    GRIN's mission is to unite globally and stand up to bullying. Especially bullying of those in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community. We want to…
  • ILGA Portugal FaviconILGA Portugal
    Fundada em 1995, a Associação ILGA Portugal - Intervenção Lésbica, Gay, Bissexual e Transgénero é uma Instituição Particular de Solidariedade Social, de reconhecida…
  • ILGA-Europe FaviconILGA-Europe
    ILGA-Europe is the European Region of the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans & Intersex Association ILGA-Europe works for equality and human rights for lesbian, gay…
  • Iniciatíva Inakos? FaviconIniciatíva Inakos?
  • It Gets Better Project FaviconIt Gets Better Project
    The It Gets Better Project's mission is to communicate to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth around the world that it gets better, and to create and inspire the changes…

New Zealand 6

  • Curious FaviconCurious
    Curious is a hub for queer and trans* youth in Aotearoa New Zealand. Run by youth, for youth, Curious aims to support queer and trans* youth, and give us a place to connect with…
  • Day of Silence NZ Campaign FaviconDay of Silence NZ Campaign
    The Day of Silence Campaign is a non-violent protest for high school aged students, which aims to draw attention to the silencing effect on youth due to homophobic and…
  • GayNZ FaviconGayNZ
    A New Zealand wide network which aims to connect LGBT+ people around the country, and databases regional QSAs and social groups, as well as events.
  • Intersex Awareness New Zealand (ITANZ) FaviconIntersex Awareness New Zealand (ITANZ)
    ITANZ is a New Zealand registered charitable trust and provides information, education and training for organisations and professionals who provide services to intersex people…
  • QSA Network Aotearoa FaviconQSA Network Aotearoa
    QSA Network Aotearoa is a youth leadership organisation that connects school-based Queer-Straight Alliances (QSAs) to each other and community resources through peer support…
  • Rainbow Youth FaviconRainbow Youth
    Rainbow Youth is a charitable organisation providing support, information, advocacy and education for queer and trans* young people (aged between 13 and 28), their friends and…

United Kingdom 5

  • Affirmation Scotland FaviconAffirmation Scotland
    Affirmation Scotland is a network in The Church of Scotland of LGBT Christians, their friends and supporters.
  • Campaign for Homosexual Equality FaviconCampaign for Homosexual Equality
    The Campaign for Homosexual Equality is a democratic voluntary organization, founded in 1964 as the North Western Committee for Homosexual Law Reform. The organization aims to…
  • LGBT Network FaviconLGBT Network
    The LGBT Network is a charity which campaigns and lobbies for policy change and equality for LGBTQ persons.
  • OutRage! FaviconOutRage!
    OutRage! is a broad based group of queers committed to radical, non-violent direct action and civil disobedience to: ASSERT the dignity and human rights of queers; FIGHT…
  • Stonewall FaviconStonewall
    Stonewall works to achieve equality and justice for lesbians, gay men and bisexual people by focusing on policy development, cultural and attitudinal change, lobbying for legal…

Kenya 3

  • Gay and Lesbian Coalition of Kenya (GALCK)  FaviconGay and Lesbian Coalition of Kenya (GALCK)
    The Gay and Lesbian Coalition of Kenya (GALCK) is focused on promoting recognition, acceptance and defend the interests and rights of LGBTI organizations and their members…
  • Ishtar MSM FaviconIshtar MSM
    Ishtar MSM is a Community Based Organization in Kenya who aimed at attaining full sexual health rights and social well being for Men who have sex with men (MSM) in Kenya.
  • Transgender Education & Advocacy (TEA) FaviconTransgender Education & Advocacy (TEA)
    A Kenyan organization aimed at promoting awareness and creating an appropriate environment for the well-being of all transgender and intersex individuals in Kenya.

Philippines 2

  • Bisdak Pride, Inc. FaviconBisdak Pride, Inc.
    Established since 2005, Bisdak Pride, Inc. (BPI) is a product of the First Visayas-Mindanao LGBTQ Leadership Conference entitled, “In The Pink of Health” funded by the Royal…

Estonia 2

  • Eesti LGBT Ühing FaviconEesti LGBT Ühing
    The Estonian LGBT Association is a non-profit organization for LGBT (lesbian, gay, bi, trans) people. The mission of the Estonian LGBT Association, as a representative of the…

Canada 2

  • Egale Canada FaviconEgale Canada
    Egale Canada is Canada’s only national charity promoting LGBT human rights through research, education and community engagement.

Spain 2

Estonia 2

  • Geikristlaste Kogu FaviconGeikristlaste Kogu
    Geikristlaste Kogu is a religiously and politically independent non-governmental organization of gay and lesbian Christians working for equal treatment and opportunities for…

Hungary 2

  • Háttér Society FaviconHáttér Society
    Háttér Society was founded in 1995, which makes it the oldest and largest LGBTQI community in Hungary.

Spain 2

  • Hegoak FaviconHegoak
    Hegoak is a non-profit association focused on deepening the freedom of expression and sexual-affective life from a progressive and transforming viewpoint. It is based in Bilbao…

Israel 2

Hungary 2

  • Labrisz Lesbian Association FaviconLabrisz Lesbian Association
    Labrisz Lesbian Association was founded in 1999 in Budapest, Hungary. Its purpose is making the lives and issues of lesbian, bisexual and transgender women more visible, along…

Germany 2

Canada 2

  • LGBT Pride Centre of Edmonton FaviconLGBT Pride Centre of Edmonton
    The Pride Centre of Edmonton is a registered charity that was incorporated in August of 2004 (although other incarnations of the Centre have existed since at least 1974.) The…

Germany 2

  • Maneo - Mann-O-Meter FaviconManeo - Mann-O-Meter
    MANEO is the most experienced and best-known gay anti-violence-project in Germany. The staff gives advice to more than 300 victims of violence annually, records anti-gay acts of…

Australia 2

  • PFLAG Australia FaviconPFLAG Australia
    PFLAG promotes the health and well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered persons, their families & friends through:
    • support, to cope with…
  • TransGender Victoria FaviconTransGender Victoria
    TransGender Victoria's objective is to achieve justice, equity & quality health & community service provision for trans* people, their partners, families & friends.

Philippines 2

  • TransMan Pilipinas FaviconTransMan Pilipinas
    TransMan Piilipinas is a group for transgender men in the Philippines. It is a safe place to express yourself, opinion and experiences regarding your transition/pre…

Italy 1

  • Arcigay FaviconArcigay
    Arcigay is a non-profit organization which operates throughout Italy through local committees, clubs and associations promoting and protecting the right to equality.

Brazil 1

China 1

  • Beijing LGBT Center FaviconBeijing LGBT Center
    The Beijing LGBT Center is a non-profit organization aimed at empowering China's LGBT community. The community-based organization is focused on providing resources for LGBT…

Nepal 1

  • Blue Diamond Society FaviconBlue Diamond Society
    The Blue Diamond Society is a Nepal LGBT rights organization that was founded in 2001. The organization works for sexual and gender minority’s social justice and rights.

Bangladesh 1

  • Boys of Bangladesh FaviconBoys of Bangladesh
    Boys of Bangladesh (BoB), is the largest network of self-identified Bangladeshi gay men. It is a non-registered, non-funded and non-formal group run by a pull of dedicated…

Trinidad and Tobago 1

Colombia 1

  • Colombia Diversa FaviconColombia Diversa
    Founded in 2004, Colombia Diversa is the leading LGBT human rights organization in Colombia. Colombia Diversa focuses on three main areas: 1. Advancing the human and legal…

Sudan 1

  • Freedom Sudan FaviconFreedom Sudan
    Freedom Sudan is the only LGBT organization in Sudan. Freedom Sudan was formed in secret and all activities are carried out secretly.

Ireland 1

  • GLEN; Gay And Lesbian Equality Network FaviconGLEN; Gay And Lesbian Equality Network
    GLEN's vision for equality, as articulated in the Building Sustainable Change programme is that of full participation by lesbian, gay and bisexual people in all aspects of life…

Rwanda 1

  • Human Rights First Rwanda Association FaviconHuman Rights First Rwanda Association
    The Human Rights First Rwanda Association (HRFRA) is an organization aimed at promoting social justice and human rights education, provide legal assistance to poor and vulnerable…

Georgia 1

  • Identoba FaviconIdentoba
    Identoba is a Georgian gender equality and LGBT rights organization. Identoba is one the largest LGBT rights NGOs in the country.

Jamaica 1

  • JFLAG FaviconJFLAG
    J-FLAG is the first human rights organisation in the history of Jamaica to serve the needs of LGBT peoples and over time it became the first port of call for the media, resulting…

Turkey 1

  • K?rm?z? ?emsiye FaviconK?rm?z? ?emsiye
    K?rm?z? ?emsiye (Red Umbrella) is a non-governmental Turkey association for sexual health and human rights.

Denmark 1

  • LGBT Danmark FaviconLGBT Danmark
    LGBT Danmark is a national association for LGBT people focused on the areas of gender identity and sexual orientation. The organization's efforts are focused on political work…

Tanzania 1

  • LGBT Voice Tanzania FaviconLGBT Voice Tanzania
    The mission of LGBT VOICE is to promote, support, defend and protect the interests and the general well-being of Gay, Lesbians, bisexual and Transgender people in Tanzania

Malta 1

  • MGRM - The Malta Gay Rights Movement FaviconMGRM - The Malta Gay Rights Movement
    The Malta Gay Rights Movement (MGRM) was set up in June of 2001. It is run by a committee of volunteers that is elected annually at a statutory annual general meeting. Missi…

India 1

  • Naz Foundation (India) Trust FaviconNaz Foundation (India) Trust
    The Naz Foundation (India) Trust is an organization based in New Delhi, India working on HIV/AIDS and Sexual Health. The organization focuses on reaching out to populations…

Singapore 1

  • People Like Us FaviconPeople Like Us
    People Like Us is a Singapore LGBT group focused on advocacy and public education. It is an informal group since the Registrar of Societies refused to grant registration in 1997…

Hong Kong 1

  • Pink Alliance FaviconPink Alliance
    Pink Alliance is a non-profit organisation involved in gay rights advocacy and campaigning.

Armenia 1

  • PINK Armenia FaviconPINK Armenia
    PINK (Public Information and Need of Knowledge) Armenia is a group of civil rights activists to promote the idea of safe sex and protection of human rights. The organization…

Austria 1

  • Rainbow Campaign FaviconRainbow Campaign
    Rainbow Campaign's mission is to harmonize the LGBT community behind projects, causes, and campaigns that make individual and group dreams come true. We believe that by…

Iceland 1

  • Samtökin 78 FaviconSamtökin 78
    Samtökin ‘78, The National Queer Organization, is an interest and an activist group for lesbian, homosexual, bisexual, asexual, pansexual, transgender and intersex people in…

Uganda 1

  • Sexual Minorities Uganda FaviconSexual Minorities Uganda
    Sexual Minorities Uganda [SM-UG] is a non-profit, non-governmental organisation that works towards achieving full legal and social equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual…

Tunisia 1

  • Shams FaviconShams
    The fight against homophobia and launch a social debate on homosexuality.

Taiwan 1

  • Taiwan Tongzhi Hotline Association FaviconTaiwan Tongzhi Hotline Association
    The Taiwan Tongzhi Hotline Association is a organization that provides peer counseling and support for people, with a focus on the LGBT community.

Belize 1

    UNIBAM is the oldest and only LGBT led policy and advocacy non-governmental organization in Belize. Its broad theme of focus is health and human rights. Its mission is to be an…

Croatia 1

  • Zagreb Pride Organization FaviconZagreb Pride Organization
    Zagreb Pride Organization is the organization that runs Zagreb Pride, the LGBT pride march in Zagreb, the capital of Croatia.