National Organizations

American Civil Liberties Union works to protect individuals’ liberty, working daily in courts, legislatures and communities to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties that the Constitution and laws of the United States guarantee everyone in this country.

GLAAD works with print, broadcast and online news sources to bring people powerful stories from the LGBT community that build support for equality.

Human Rights Campaign is the nation’s largest civil rights organization working to achieve equality for LGBT Americans.

Lambda Legal is the oldest and largest national legal organization whose mission is to achieve full recognition of the civil rights LGBT people and those with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.

Lavender Greens advocates for LGBTQI equality and issues within the national Green Party.

Log Cabin Republicans is the nation’s original and largest organization representing gay conservatives and allies who support fairness, freedom, and equality for all Americans.

National Center for Lesbian Rights advances the civil and human rights of LGBT people and their families through litigation, legislation, policy, and public education.

National Center for Transgender Equality is a social justice organization dedicated to advancing the equality of transgender people through advocacy, collaboration and empowerment.

National Gay and Lesbian Task Force aims to build the grassroots power of the LGBT community, equipping state and local organizations with the skills needed to organize broad-based campaigns to defeat anti-LGBT referenda and advance pro-LGBT legislation.

PFLAG is composed of parents, families, friends, and allies united with people who are LGBT, and aims to advance equality and societal acceptance of LGBT people through its threefold mission of support, education and advocacy.

SoulForce is a national non-profit that works nonviolently to end the religious and political oppression of LGBTQ people.

Stonewall Democrats aims to encourage participation of LGBT persons and promote issues affect LGBT communities within the Democratic Party.