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Advocacy and Legal

Amnesty International OUTfront | Advocacy and education organization for global LGBT human rights
Bisexual Resource Center | International education and support organization for bisexual and progressive issues
Equality Forum | Advocacy organization for LGBT equality- large events and creative media
Family Equality Council |
Social and advocacy organization for LGBT parents and their families
Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders | Legal and education organization for LGBT people and people with HIV
Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) | Promotes accurate and inclusive representation in the media
Gay, Lesbian, & Straight Education Network (GLSEN) | Organization of gay and straight educators
Human Rights Campaign (HRC) | Advocacy organization for gay and lesbian rights
Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund | Legal and public policy organization
Marriage Equality USA | Advocacy organization for LGBT marriage equality
National Black Justice Coalition (NBJC) | Civil rights organization for Black LGBT/SGL people
National Center for Transgender Equality | Advocacy organization dedicated to the equality of transgender people
National Coalition for LGBT Health | Advocacy organization for improved LGBT healthcare
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (NGLTF) | Advocacy organization for LGBT civil rights
National Organization for Women (NOW) | Advocacy organization for the rights of women of all sexual orientations
OutServe-SLDN | Legal and policy organization for currently serving LGBT military personnel and veterans
The Transgender Law and Policy Institute | Legal and public policy organization for transgender people
Transgender Law Center | Legal and public policy organization for transgender people

Higher Education

Campus Pride | Online resource network for student leaders and campus organizations
Human Rights Campaign LGBT Student Scholarship Database | List of scholarships by state
Lambda 10 Project | National clearinghouse for LGBT fraternity and sorority issues
Point Foundation | National LGBTQ scholarship fund

Queer People of Color

African American Resources
Blacklight OnlineBlack LGBTQ magazine
National Black Gay Mens Advocacy Network | Advocacy and education organization for Black gay men
National Black Justice Coalition (NBJC) | Civil rights organization for Black LGBT/SGL people
Zuna Institute | Advocacy organization for Black lesbians

Chican@ and Latin@ Resources
Latino GLBT History Project | Collection of GLBT historical archives
Latino USA | Podcast of LGBTQ Latino/a stories
Unity Coalition | Advocacy and education organization for LGBT equality

Native American Resources
NativeOUT | Organization for Indigenous LGBTQ/Two-Spirit people in North America
Native Youth Sexual Health Network | Education and advocacy organization for indigenous youth

Asian American Resources
National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance | Advocacy and education organization
API Equality-LA | Asians and Pacific Islanders for LGBT Equality- coming out resources

Jewish Resources
Jewish LGBT Network | Social and support organization- maintains list of LGBT affirming synagogues
JQInternational | Advocacy and support organization for LGBT Jews and allies
JQYouth | Support organization for LGBT Jewish youth and their families
Keshet | Advocacy organization for the full integration of LGBT Jews into Jewish life

Other Resources
Gay and Lesbian Arabic SocietySocial and support organization for LGBT people
Southerners On New Ground | Regional Queer liberation organization made up of Southern LGBTQ people

Academic and Informational

Bodies Like Ours | Online social and support forum for intersexed people
Equality Forum FORTUNE 500 Non-discrimination Project | Review of FORTUNE 500 non-discrimination compliance
GLBT Historical Society | Collection of LGBT historical archives
Latino GLBT History Project | Collection of GLBT historical archives
National Consortium of Higher Education Resource Professionals | LGBT topics and resources in higher education
ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives at USC | Maintains world’s largest collection LGBT materials
Outsports.com | LGBT sports news source
Queer Resources Directory (QRD) | Electronic library of LGBT news/resources
Soc. Bi | Online open forum on bisexuality

Families

COLAGE | Support and advocacy organization for children of LGBT parents
Parents, Friends, and Families of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) | Advocacy and support organization for family/friends
Trans Youth Family Allies | Advocacy and support organization for trans youth and their families

Crisis and Youth

The Gay & Lesbian National Hotline | Telephone and email peer-counseling
JQYouth | Support organization for LGBT Jewish youth and their families
National Coalition for Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Youth | Host of OutProud.org – Assists youth questioning sexuality
The Trevor Project |  24/7 suicide & crisis prevention helpline for LGBT and questioning youth


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