National LGBTQ Organizations

Asexual Visibility and Education Network (AVEN) hosts the world's largest online asexual community as well as a large archive of resources on asexuality.

BiNet USA is an umbrella organization and voice for bisexual people, BiNet USA will facilitate the development of bisexual communities, promote bisexual visibility, advocate for bisexual community interests and collect and distribute educational information regarding bisexuality.

Campus Pride serves LGBT and ally student leaders and campus organizations in the areas of leadership development, support programs and services to create safer, more inclusive LGBT-friendly colleges and universities.

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 skilled, self-confident, and just leaders in our collective communities.

Creating Change Conference is the largest annual gathering of activists, organizers and leaders in the LGBTQ movement.

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

Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN) strives to assure that each member of every school community is valued and respected regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression.

Human Rights Campaign (HRC) is a national civil rights organization working to achieve equality for LGBT Americans.

Immigration Equality works for equal immigration benefits for LGBT people and provides free legal assistance to the LGBT/HIV+ immigrants, especially asylum seekers.

Intersex Society of North America is devoted to systemic change to end shame, secrecy, and unwanted genital surgeries for people born with an anatomy that someone decided is not standard for male or female.

Lambda Legal Defense & Education Fund is a national organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and those with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.

National Center for Lesbian Rights is a national nonprofit, public interest law firm that advocates for equitable public policies affecting the LGBT community and  provides free legal assistance to LGBT clients and their legal advocates.

The National Consortium of LGBT Resource Professionals in Higher Education is a network whose mission is to achieve higher education environments in which LGBTQ students, staff, faculty, administrators and alumni have equity in every respect.

National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (NGLTF) seeks to build the grassroots power of the LGBT community by training activists, equipping state and local organizations with the skills needed to build the organizational capacity of the LGBT movement.

Point Foundation empowers promising LGBTQ students to achieve their full academic and leadership potential – despite the obstacles often put before them – to make a significant impact on society.

Pride at Work is a nonprofit organization that organizes mutual support between the organized Labor Movement and the LGBT Community for economic justice.

Revel & Riot is a non-profit organization working for LGBTQ rights, awareness and equality.

Southerners on New Ground (SONG) is a home for LGBTQ liberation across all lines of race, class, abilities, age, culture, gender, and sexuality in the South.