Topics :: GLBT advocacy organizations

Small Minority Orgs. Have a Big Impact on the LGBT Community

By Victor Yates | Tuesday Jul 30, 2013
EDGE looks at the importance of small LGBT groups aimed to increase awareness of minorities within the LGBT community.

National Campaign to Increase LGBT Donors Kicks Off May 9

By Sergio N. Candido | Thursday May 9, 2013
A coalition of organizations has created "Give OUT Day," a national initiative to mobilize thousands of individual donors on May 9 in support of the LGBT community.

Founder & Longtime Head to Leave N.J.’s Garden State Equality

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Jan 4, 2013
Steve Goldstein, a leading gay rights activist, announced that he would be leaving as the chair of the prominent LGBT rights organization, Garden State Equality, at the end of the month, to take a job at Rutgers University.

Leading LGBT Organizations Share Their Wish List With Obama

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Nov 7, 2012
EDGE Media Network reached out to the nation’s LGBT organizations before Election Day to ask what they wanted to see from the new president, from HIV funding to protection of service members and seniors, to combating homelessness and bullying.

Designer Michael Kors Donates $5 Million Gift to God’s Love We Deliver

Thursday Oct 18, 2012
Michael Kors, the world-renowned, award-winning designer has gifted $5 million to the Expansion Campaign at God’s Love We Deliver.

After Twenty Years, "In The Life" Ends as of December 2012

Saturday Sep 22, 2012
Much has changed since IN THE LIFE first premiered. LGBT people now figure prominently in television news and media. A majority of Americans, including the President, now support marriage equality.

Leader of Texas LGBT Group Dies, Apparent Suicide

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Aug 21, 2012
The president of the principal LGBT organization in Ft. Worth, Texas, was found dead in a park in what appears to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

National Center for Lesbian Rights Celebrates 35th Year

By Gideon Grudo | Sunday Apr 29, 2012
The San Francisco organization advocates on behalf of the LGBT community, in all areas, ranging from immigration to marriage to transgender law.

AIDS Interfaith Network Events Benefit Homeless and Low-Income Clients in Dallas

Wednesday Feb 22, 2012
Three events this week and next week will raise much needed funds that help sustain the lives of the homeless and low-income men, women, and children living with HIV/AIDS served by AIN.

"Homeless for the Holidays" Campaign Launched to Help LGBT Youth

Tuesday Dec 13, 2011
The Ali Forney Center, the nation’s largest organization working on behalf of homeless lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth, announced the launch of an Internet-based campaign, "Homeless for the Holidays."