List of LGBT community centers


Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) related organizations and conferences range from social and support groups to organizations that are political in nature. Some groups are independent, while others are officially recognized advocacy groups within mainstream religious organizations. * For groups whose primary purpose is campaigning for the legal LGBT rights by country or territory, rights of LGBT people, please see ''List of LGBT rights organizations''. * For organizations affiliated with Political party, political parties, please see ''List of LGBT organizations that affiliate with political parties''. * For organizations primarily serving LGBT medical professionals or promoting LGBT health, please see ''List of LGBT medical organizations''.


* Affirming Pentecostal Church International — an Apostolic Pentecostal denomination operating in the US and many other countries * All Out (LGBT), All Out — a global not-for-profit organisation that is focused on political advocacy for the human rights of LGBT people * Axios (organization), Axios — organization of Eastern Orthodox, Byzantine Rite, and Eastern Catholic Christians who are LGBT * Emergence International — support group for LGBT Christian Scientists (''not to be confused with Scientology'') * Federation of Gay Games — fosters LGBT self-respect through the Gay Games, an organized international participatory athletic and cultural event * Frontrunners — LGBT running and walking clubs * GALA Choruses — Gay and Lesbian Association of Choruses * Gay Games — an organized international participatory athletic and cultural event held every four years * Global Alliance of Affirming Apostolic Pentecostals (GAAAP) (Encompasses the former Apostolic Restoration Mission) International LGBT-Affirming Apostolic (Oneness) Pentecostal denomination * GRIN Campaign — campaigning for social and political equality in education *Lavender Languages and Linguistics Conference — an international conference for queer linguistics * International Association of Gay Square Dance Clubs * International Conference on Bisexuality * International Mister Leather * InterPride — an organization of over 200 Gay pride, Pride event organisers * Metropolitan Community Church * OutRight Action International — international human rights organization dedicated to improving the lives of people who experience discrimination or abuse on the basis of their sexual orientation, gender identity or expression * Q Christian Fellowship — global membership and attendance, but conference has only been hosted in the United States * Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence



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* Bisi Alimi Foundation


* Kif-Kif (organization), Kif-Kif

South Africa

* Coalition of African Lesbians * Lesbian and Gay Equality Project
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* Tong-Kwang Light House Presbyterian Church * Beijing Queer Chorus

Hong Kong

Transgender Resource Center


* Fifty Shades of Gay (FSOG) * Orinam * Srishti Madurai * LABIA


* Black Laundry — Israeli LGBT anarchist group which campaigns against the occupation of the Palestinian territories, and other issues * Israel Gay Youth (IGY) * The Israeli Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Association — also called "the Aguda", the biggest LGBT rights association in Israel * Tehila (organization), Tehila — Support for the parents of LGBT people * Tel Aviv Municipal LGBT Community Center — Tel Aviv-Yafo's City community center for LGBTQ people.


Arima LGBT Support Group ありまま(LGBTグループ)

プライドハウス東京 - Pride House Tokyo Japan 2020

Clinic For Rainbows


LGBT Gakushin Circle 学習院大学LGBTサークルにじがく

LGBT Families and Friends Association LGBTの家族と友人をつなぐ会

Miyoshi Real Estate Group for LGBT 三好不動産フレンズ(LGBT)

Nijidiversity NPO

Nijiro Kazoku / Rainbow Families にじいろかぞく

Osaka Sexual Minorities and Neurodiversity Support Group 発達障害 × セクマイの会 @大阪

Rainbow Pride Ehime Film Festival

Sapporo Rainbow Pride (March) さっぽろレインボープライド

Startline Home Care Agency NPO法人Startline. net / 訪問介護事業所SAISON

Stonewall Japan Nonprofit

Takarazuka Human Rights Division ありのままに自分らしく【宝塚市人権男女共同参画課】


*Blue Diamond Society


* Philippine LGBT Chamber of Commerce



* Taiwan Tongzhi Hotline Association

Australia and Oceania


* Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives — community-based organization committed to the collection and preservation of material reflecting the lives and experiences of LGBT history in Australia, LGBT Australians * Queers in Science - a Melbourne-based initiative aiming to build community and improve support for LGBTQIA+ people working in STEMM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine) in Australia

Coral Sea Islands

* Gay and Lesbian Kingdom of the Coral Sea Islands — world's first LGBT micronation

New Zealand

* Intersex Trust Aotearoa New Zealand — also known as Intersex Awareness New Zealand


European Forum of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Christian Groups — an association of LGBT Christian groups in Europe for equality and inclusion for LGBT people within and through Christian churches and other religious bodies and multilateral organisations. EGLCC – European LGBTIQ Chamber of Commerce
East meets West
-- a network of LGBTIQ professionals from Western & (primarily) Eastern Europe founded in 2013. It acts as the LGBTIQ Business Chamber for CEE Region (Central & Eastern Europe).


* Berlin LGBTIQ+ Tech Week *BiBerlin e.V. *BVT* - Der Bundesverband Trans* setzt sich für eine Gesellschaft ein, in der alle trans* Personen in Würde leben. Sicher, selbstbewusst und selbstbestimmt.
*GGLBC German LGBTIQ* Business Chamber -- GGLBC German LGBTIQ* Business Chamber was founded as part of a ceremony in the Cologne Chamber of Commerce and Industry in 2019 *LGBTQ STEM Berlin *Proudr *RAHM *Queer Base *UHLALA *Schwarz-Lila Panke *she*claim *STICKS & STONES - The LGBTIQ+ Job & Career Fair & Platform *Trans Day of Visibility Berlin *Unicorns in Tech (conference)


* Háttér Society * LGBT+ Hedgehog club * Labrisz Lesbian Association * Budapest Pride * Hungarian LGBT Alliance


* National Lesbian and Gay Federation, Hirschfeld Centre — an LGBT community centre operating in Dublin, Ireland, from 1979 to 1997 * House of STEM — a community-led initiative to improve LGBTQ+ support, visibility and representation in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) and STEM-related fields in Ireland * Outhouse — an LGBT community and resource centre operating in Dublin, Ireland, from 1996 to present day


* Italian GLBT Business Chamber (IGLBC)


* Affirmation Scotland — advocacy group composed of Church of Scotland members, works for a more LGBT-affirming denomination


* Swedish Federation for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Rights (RFSL) *The Scandinavian LGBT Chamber of Commerce (SGLCC)


* LGBT rights in Switzerland, Pink Cross — Swiss LGBT umbrella organization

United Kingdom

* Albert Kennedy Trust — organization supporting LGBT homeless * Albany Trust — educational and counseling organization * BiCon (UK) - organization for bisexuals that hosts an annual convention. * BiFest — social-support organization for bisexuals * Broken Rainbow (organisation), Broken Rainbow — charity and support group for victims of same-sex domestic violence * Ditch the Label — a non-profit anti-bullying organisation * InterEngineering — a professional network aiming to connect, inform and empower lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender engineers and their straight allies * Scout Fellowship#National Scout Fellowships, FLAGS – Active Support Unit for Lesbians and Gays in Scouting — active Support Unit for LGBT people in The Scout Association * London Gay Men's Chorus *Outdoor Lads - social gay men’s group * Pride in STEM - a charitable trust that aims to showcase LGBT people in STEM fields * Project for Advice, Counselling and Education *Proud2Serve — online network for UK Armed Forces * Ski Bums *Switchboard (UK), Switchboard — helpline providing support for LGBT+ * Quakers — religious society of friends. Allows gay marriage and considers all equal

North America

* North American Gay Amateur Athletic Alliance * Pink Pistols - a gay gun rights organization * ReconcilingWorks


* Chouettes Coquettes — social group for lesbian and bisexual women in Montreal who are their 20s and 30s * Church of Nomromism — LGBT-affirming religious organization based in British Columbia * Gay Line — a non-profit telephone helpline in Montreal, Canada * gender mosaic group, Gender Mosaic group - trans group in Ottawa, Ontario * GLBTTQ Community Centre of Ottawa * Kind Space — a queer community centre located in Ottawa, Ontario * Pride Library * Scouting in Ontario#129th Toronto Scouting Group, 129th Toronto Scouting Group * The 519 — serving both the Church and Wellesley neighbourhood of Toronto, Ontario, and the broader lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities in the Toronto area * Lambda Foundation

United States

* 8th Day Center for Justice *Adodi — one of the oldest black gay organizations in the US * American Institute of Bisexuality — organization for bisexuals * Association of Welcoming and Affirming Baptists — group of individuals, organizations, and congregations which advocate full LGBT-inclusion in Baptist churches * BAGLY — organization for LGBTQ+ youth in Greater Boston * Bash Back — network of anarchist and anti-authoritarian queer projects * Bay Area Bi+ & Pan Network — organization for bisexuals * Bay View Garden and Yard Society (BVGAYS) — a non-profit gardening and community organization in Milwaukee, Wisconsin * Bet Mishpachah — Jewish worshiping community in Washington, D.C. * Bialogue — organization for bisexuals * BiNet USA — organization for bisexuals * Bisexual Resource Center — organization for bisexuals * Center for Sex Positive Culture — aka the Wet Spot * Chinese Rainbow Network (CRN) * Commercial Closet Association * Connecticut Gay Men's Chorus * Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals * DignityUSA — lay organization of LGBT-affirming Roman Catholics, not a church-sanctioned organization * El/La Para TransLatinas * Gay and Lesbian Labor Activists Network * Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Straight Alliance (GLBTSA) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC-CH) * Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles * Gay Men's Chorus of Washington, D.C. * Gayglers * Gender Justice League * GLAAD * Global LGBTQI+ Employee & Allies at Microsoft *GLSEN * Grace Gospel Chapel — a LGBT friendly Evangelical Christian church in Seattle, Washington * Greater Seattle Business Association — a.k.a. GSBA, the largest regional LGBT & allied chamber of commerce in the United States and second largest chamber of commerce in Washington State * Growing American Youth of St. Louis * Gulf Coast Archive and Museum of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender History (GCAM) — formed in Houston, Texas, by a group of concerned activists so that our collective histories could be saved – as well as be available for educational uses – through the utilization of a museum or similar venue * Horizon Services — alcohol and drug recovery organization based in the San Francisco Bay Area — which operates some programs specifically targeting the LGBT community * Hudson Pride Connections Center * IntegrityUSA * Independent Gay Forum * Lesbian Avengers * Lesbian Herstory Archives * Lesbian Sex Mafia * Mazzoni Center * MASALA (Massachusetts Area South Asian Lambda Association) * Montrose Center * More Light Presbyterians * Muslim Alliance for Sexual and Gender Diversity * National Gay Basketball Association * National LGBT Chamber of Commerce * National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association * National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals, National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals Inc (NOGLSTP) * New Ways Ministry * New York Area Bisexual Network — organization for bisexuals * Oakland Gay Men's Chorus
OutCare Health
* Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, Inc. (oSTEM) — a global society dedicated to educating, empowering and fostering leadership for LGBTQA+ communities in the STEM fields. * Pacific Center for Human Growth * Point Foundation (LGBT), Point Foundation * Pride365 * Pride Foundation * Principle 6 campaign * Pro-Life Alliance of Gays and Lesbians * Queer Cultural Center * Queer Student Cultural Center * Reaching Out MBA * Rich Eychaner Charitable Foundation * Ruth Ellis Center * San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus * Scouting for All * Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States * Ski Bums
SPLASH Youth of Northern Colorado
— LGBTQIA+ programming for young people, all identities and orientations, ages 5–20 * StartOut * Stonewall Shooting Sports of Utah * The Gay and Lesbian Community Center of Southern Nevada — serving the LGBTQ community in and near Las Vegas, Nevada * Transcending Boundaries Conference — a Northeast American convention for the bisexual community; for genderqueer, transgender, intersex, and polyamory, polyamorous people, and for their family, friends, and straight allies.

See also

* Intersex civil society organizations * List of LGBT organizations that affiliate with political parties * List of LGBT rights organizations * List of bisexuality-related organizations


External links

* {{DEFAULTSORT:Lgbt-Related Organizations LGBT organizations, * Lists of LGBT-related organizations