Affordable Colleges offers a section of their site dedicated specifically to helping college students and potential college students find a college that is LGBTQ friendly, as well finding funding specific to LGBTQ students.
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
The ACLU also works to extend rights to segments of our population that have traditionally been denied their rights, including people of color, women, lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and transgender people, prisoners, and people with disabilities.
Now the nation’s premier civil rights/human relations agency, ADL fights anti-Semitism and all forms of bigotry, defends democratic ideals and protects civil rights for all.
Black Transmen Inc.
Black Transmen Inc. is the first national nonprofit organization of African American transgender men solely focused on acknowledgment, social advocacy, and empowering African American transgender men with resources to aid in a healthy female to male transition.
Black Transwomen Inc.
Black Transwomen Inc. is committed to providing the (MTF) male to female community with social and economic programs and resources to empower individual growth and contributions to the greater society.
Campus Pride Index
National Listing of LGBTQ-Friendly Colleges & Universities.
Center of Excellence for Transgender Health
The Center of Excellence for Transgender Health aims to increase access to comprehensive, effective, and affirming health care services for transgender and gender-variant communities.
The Child and Adolescent Gender Center
A collaboration between UCSF and community organizations that offers comprehensive medical and psychological care, as well as advocacy and legal support, to gender non-conforming/transgender youth and adolescents.
Coalición TransLatin@ aims to advocate for the specific needs of Transgender Latin@ immigrants
who reside in the US and plan advocacy strategies that would improve their quality of life.
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.
Family Acceptance Project (FAP)
FAP provides research-based educational materials and interventions to strengthen families and their support of their LGBT youth. Related goals include improving the health, mental health, and wellbeing of LGBT youth; helping create an environment in which LGBT youth can stay in their homes; and informing public policy.
Family Equality Council
The Family Equality Council works to ensure equality for LGBT families by building community, changing hearts and minds, and advancing social justice for all families.
Female-to-Male International (FTMI)
An international organization serving the FTM community through resources and regular newsletters.
Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders (GLAD)
Through strategic litigation, public policy advocacy, and education, Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders works in New England and nationally to create a just society free of discrimination based on gender identity and expression, HIV status, and sexual orientation.
GLSEN works to ensure that LGBT students in grades K-12 are able to learn and grow in a school environment free from bullying and harassment.
Gender Spectrum provides education, training, and support to help create a gender-sensitive and inclusive environment for all children and teens. Gender Spectrum also offers a wide range of resources, training and consultation to support schools to be more welcoming for all students, regardless of their gender.
GLAAD rewrites the script for LGBT acceptance. As a dynamic media force, GLAAD tackles tough issues to shape the narrative and provoke dialogue that leads to cultural change. GLAAD protects all that has been accomplished and creates a world where everyone can live the life they love.
A next-generation LGBTQ racial and gender justice organization that empowers and trains queer, trans and allied youth leaders to advocate, organize, and mobilize an intersectional movement for safer schools and healthier communities.
Human Rights Campaign
HRC is organized and operated for the promotion of the social welfare of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. By inspiring and engaging individuals and communities, HRC strives to end discrimination against LGBT people and realize a world that achieves fundamental fairness and equality for all.
A 501(c)(3) nonprofit, 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.
A support and resource site for those on the transgender spectrum and their friends, family members, and allies.
The National Center for Transgender Equality
NCTE is dedicated to advancing the equality of transgender people through advocacy, collaboration, and empowerment.
Parents of Transgender Children
Facebook-based support group for parents and caregivers of transgender and gender nonconforming children. (Closed group, must reply to private message from administrator after requesting membership.)
Parents of Transgender* kids
A safe place to give and receive support and talk about how proud we are of our transgender kids!
Uniting people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) with families, friends, and allies, PFLAG is committed to advancing equality through its mission of support, education, and advocacy.
The Sylvia Rivera Law Project
SRLP is dedicated to increasing the political voice and visibility of low income people and people of color who are transgender, intersex, or gender non-conforming.
Trans People of Color Coalition
Trans People of Color Coalition (TPOCC) is working to build a pipeline of activists to engage and connect with one another to create a “movement” of support, resources, and education in our community.
TransActive Gender Center
TransActive Gender Center provides a holistic range of services and expertise to empower transgender and gender nonconforming children, youth, and their families in living healthy lives, free of discrimination.
Based out of Cleveland, Ohio, Transfamily is a support network created by the parents of a transgender person. The website includes free discussion boards in the following categories: all-inclusive, parent-specific, couple-specific, spouse-specific, youth-specific, children-specific.
Transgender Advocacy Network
TAN is an alliance of transgender organizations that work at the state and local level, coming together to build a stronger transgender movement by facilitating the sharing of resources, best practices, and organizing strategies.
Transgender American Veterans Association
TAVA was formed to address the growing concerns of fair and equal treatment of transgender military veterans and active duty service members.
The Transgender Law Center
The Transgender Law Center works to change law, policy, and attitudes so that all people can live safely, authentically, and free from discrimination regardless of their gender identity or expression.
The Transgender Legal Defense and Education Fund
TLDEF is committed to ending discrimination based upon gender identity and expression and to achieving equality for transgender people through public education, test-case litigation, direct legal services, and public policy efforts.
Transgender Youth Family Allies
TYFA works to empower children and families by partnering with educators, service providers and communities to develop supportive environments in which gender may be expressed and respected.
Tri-Ess is an educational, social and support group for heterosexual crossdressers, their partners, the spouses of married crossdressers and their families.
Big Brothers Binder Program
Offering free binders to transmen (some stipulations apply.)
FTM Essentials Free Youth Binder Program
Offering free binders to trans youth under age 24.
In a Bind
Offering free new and pre-owned binders to trans-masculine youth.
Point of Pride Chest Binder Donations
Offering free binders to any trans person who needs one.