Suggested Charities

The constructors for Queer Qrosswords have compiled a list of their favorite LGBTQ+ charities. Donate to one of these or to another one that matters to you – just make sure the organization focuses on LGBTQ+ lives, experiences, and/or resources!

A-Camp Arts and Resistance Fund

American Civil Liberties Union

Ali Forney Center

Asexual Awareness Week

Athlete Ally

The Audre Lorde Project



Bisexual Organizing Project

Bisexual Resource Center

Black and Pink

Black Lesbians United

Camp Aranu’tiq

Casa Ruby

Center on Halsted

Family Equality Council

Fenway Health


The Gender Centre

GLBTQ Advocates & Defenders

GLMA: Health Professionals Advancing LGBTQ Equality


Gay Men’s Health Crisis

Hetrick-Martin Institute

Human Dignity Coalition

Human Rights Campaign

Immigration Equality


It Gets Better Project

Jim Collins Foundation


Lambda Legal

Lesbians Who Tech

Los Angeles LGBT Center

Mermaids UK

Minus 18

National Center for Lesbian Rights

National Center for Transgender Equality

The Network/La Red


NOH8 Campaign

Out in STEM

Outright Action International

Out Youth

Parents & Friends of Lesbians & Gays



San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Side by Side

Sylvia Rivera Law Project

Tegan and Sara Foundation


Trans Lifeline

Transformative Justice Law Project of Illinois

Trans United Fund

Transgender Law Center

Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund

TransWomen of Color Collective

The Trevor Project

A Wider Bridge