Bisexual Resource Center
The Bisexual Resource Center envisions a world where love is celebrated, regardless
of sexual orientation or gender expression. Because bisexuals today are still misunderstood,
marginalized and discriminated against, the BRC is committed to providing support
to the bisexual community and raising public awareness about bisexuality and bisexual
people. The BRC uses bisexual as an umbrella term for people who recognize and honor
their potential for sexual and emotional attraction to more than one gender (pansexual,
fluid, omnisexual, queer, and all other free-identifiers).
Campus Pride Network
Campus Pride represents the only national nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization for student
leaders and campus groups working to create a safer college environment for LGBT students.
The organization is a volunteer-driven network "for" and "by" student leaders. The
primary objective of Campus Pride is to develop necessary resources, programs and
services to support LGBT and ally students on college campuses across the United States.
The Community of LGBT Centers exists to support the development of strong, sustainable
LGBT community centers and to build a unified center movement.
Children of Lesbians and Gays Everywhere (COLAGE)
COLAGE is a national movement of children, youth, and adults with one or more lesbian,
gay, bisexual, transgender and/or queer (LGBTQIQ) parent/s. COLAGE builds community
and works toward social justice through youth empowerment, leadership development,
education, and advocacy.
Family Equality Council
The Family Equality Council works to ensure equality for LGBTQIQ families by building
community, changing hearts and minds, and advancing social justice for all families.
Gender Education and Advocacy (GEA)
A national organization focused on the needs, issues and concerns of gender variant
people in human society. GEA seeks to educate and advocate, not only for ourselves
and others like us, but for all human beings who suffer from gender-based oppression
in all of its many forms.
GLBT National Help Center
The Center provides free and confidential telephone and e-mail peer-counseling, information
and local resources for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth.
Human Rights Campaign
“The Human Rights Campaign is America's largest civil rights organization working
to achieve lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) equality. By inspiring and
engaging all Americans, HRC strives to end discrimination against LGBT citizens and
realize a nation that achieves fundamental fairness and equality for all.”
It Gets Better Project
"ItGetsBetterProject.com is a place where young people who are gay, lesbian, bi, or
trans can see with their own eyes how love and happiness can be a reality in their
future. It’s a place where LGBT adults can share the stories of their lives, and straight
allies can add their names in solidarity and help spread our message of hope."
The Lambda 10 Project - National Clearinghouse for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender
Fraternity & Sorority Issues works to heighten the visibility of gay, lesbian, bisexual
and transgender members of the college fraternity by serving as a clearinghouse for
educational resources and educational materials related to sexual orientation and
gender identity/expression as it pertains to the fraternity/sorority experience.
National Association of Multicultural Education (NAME)
NAME celebrates cultural and ethnic diversity as a national strength that enriches
a society and rejects the view that diversity threatens the fabric of a society. NAME
believes that multicultural education promotes equity for all regardless of culture,
ethnicity, race, language, age, gender, sexual orientation, belief system or exceptionality.
National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE)
NCTE 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. NCTE facilitates a strong and clear voice for
transgender equality in the nation’s capital and around the country.
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force
“The mission of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force is to build the grassroots
power of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. ...As part of
a broader social justice movement, we work to create a nation that respects the diversity
of human expression and identity and creates opportunity for all.”
OFW functions as a complimentary component in the total educational experience of
LGBT students, primarily in the development, evaluation, initiation, and implementation
of career plans and opportunities. OFW’s programs, resources, and services provide
assistance to students in the cultivation and enhancement of skills to explore career
options, master job search techniques and strategies, and research employment opportunities.
Parents and Friends of Lesbian and Gays (PFLAG )
PFLAG promotes the health and well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender
persons, their families and friends through: support, to cope with an adverse society;
education, to enlighten an ill-informed public; and advocacy to end discrimination
and to secure equal civil rights. PFLAG provides opportunity for dialogue about sexual
orientation and gender identity, and acts to create a society that is healthy and
respectful of human diversity.
Transgender Health Program (Vancouver Coastal Health)
Based in British Columbia, Canada, the Transgender Health Program aims to "improve
the transgender community's access to quality health and social care." The Website
features an abundance of articles and other sources of information for transgender
individuals and their families and friends.
The Trevor Project
The Trevor Project is a national organization focused on crisis and suicide prevention
efforts among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQIQ) youth.
Hotline: 866-4Utrevor / 866-488-7386