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LGBT Organizations & Resources in Missouri
LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) Resources and Organizations in Missouri.
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Columbia and Mid-Missouri
- The Center Project | Columbia, Missouri Gay Community Center | The first and only Lesbian, Gay, Bise
The Center Project is Mid-Missouri's first and only lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning and ally community space, serving all of Mid-Missouri, including Columbia and Jefferson City. TCP also houses a large library of LGBTGAA books
- lcp-midmo Â· Lesbian Community Project of Mid-Missouri
The Lesbian Community Project of Mid-Missouri, known as LCP, was established in 1993 by a small group of lesbians in Columbia, Missouri who were trying to offer opportunities for connection and communication among lesbian women in the mid-Missouri ar
- LGBTQ Resource Center @ Mizzou
The University of Missouri Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer Resource Center seeks to provide a safe environment that is welcoming to all students, staff, faculty, and community members....
- Mid-Missouri PrideFest | Gay pride and LGBTQ pride festival in Columbia, Missouri
Mid-Missouri PrideFest is an annual celebration of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning and ally community in Mid-Missouri. This family-friendly event includes entertainment, food, vendors, information on community organization
- PFLAG Columbia/JC/Mid-Missouri Chapter
PFLAG Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians & Gays Columbia and Jefferson Chapters
- Missouri RAIN
Rain's founding mission is to provide compassionate non-medical care to people living with HIV, while offering prevention education to the community....
- Triangle Coalition - Mizzou
The purpose of the Triangle Coalition is to promote and maintain a healthy and positive environment for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning undergraduates and their supporters....
- Home - PFLAG Mineral Area Chapter
PFLAG promotes the health and well being of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgendered persons, their families, and friends through: support, to cope with an adve
The mission of the ACLU of Kansas and Western Missouri is to protect and defend the Constitutional rights and civil liberties of every individual in Kansas and Western Missouri regardless of creed, race, religion or other labeling through education,
- AIDS Walk Kansas City
Over 5,700 men, women and children are living with HIV/AIDS in Kansas City. Over 700 are between the ages of 13 and 24. Be Ready to help those living with HIV/AIDS in Kansas City and to support our local AIDS service organizations. Participate in the
- Camp : Kansas City's Voice for the LGBT and Allied Communities
Kansas City gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender community information, news, and resources are at campKC.com, Kansas City's Magazine for the LGBT community.
- Kansas City Anti-Violence Project
The Kansas City Anti-Violence Project (KCAVP) is a Missouri 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation committed to providing domestic violence, sexual assault, and hate crimes advocacy and education to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community.
- Kansas City Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
Join us for our 12th Season of Premiere Feature Films, Timely Documentaries and World Cinema. OUT. HERE. NOW. through our Film Festival in June and throughout the year
- The Lesbian and Gay Community Center of Kansas City
The Lesbian & Gay Community Center of Kansas City's vision is to be the center of greater Kansas City's LGBTSA community by evolving to meet the community's needs.
- LGBTQIA Programs & Services Blog
The mission of LGBTQIA Programs & Services is to provide members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and ally (LGBTQIA) campus community with resources, support, education, and advocacy such that the University of Missour
- Kansas City Passages
Passages Youth Center is a drug-free, alcohol-free, and hate-free center for 14- through 20-year-old lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth. Our goal is to help them grow as they explore the nature of their sexual and gend
The Kansas City Chapter of PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians And Gays).
- GLSEN Greater Kansas City Chapter : The Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network
The Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network strives to assure that each member of every school community is valued and respected regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression.
Gay Pride Kansas City
- Kirkville High School Gay Straight Alliance
Local chapter of GSA
- The DaVinci Society @ Missouri University of Science and Technology
The DaVinci Society is an organization for non-heterosexual students, staff, faculty, and our heterosexual friends. We are based on the Missouri University of Science and Technology campus, but our meetings and activities are open to the public. All
- Proud to be in FOCUS - Springfield, MO
FOCUS provides an atmosphere where members can find support and encouragement through positive social and professional interaction, while promoting a positive voice for, and presenting a positive image of, gays and lesbians within the greater communi
- GLO Community Center
The Gay and Lesbian Community Center of the Ozarks supports the well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) persons in the greater Springfield, Missouri region by organizing and sponsoring community activities and by increasing publi
- Ozarks Lesbian and Gay Archives
OLGA's mission is to document the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) experience in the Ozarks region. The Archives is comprised of a number of individual collections, including....
- Greater Ozarks Pride Festival
Annual Greater Ozarks Pride Festival....
- PFLAG of the Ozarks | Springfield, MO
Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians & Gays (PFLAG) is a national non-profit organization with over 200,000 members and supporters and
- COLAGE: People with a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, or Queer Parent
COLAGE is a national movement of children, youth, and adults with one or more lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and/or queer (LGBTQ) parent/s. We build community and work toward social justice through youth empowerment, leadership development, educ
- PFLAG St. Charles
Local chapter of PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays).
BandTogether is a volunteer music organization in the greater St. Louis area, open to performers of all abilities, providing musical opportunities to members of the GLBTA community in a safe and relaxed setting.
- Big Crank Cycling, St. Louis' premiere GLBT cycling club
An LGBT cycling club for cycling enthusiasts in the St. Louis are. All skill levels welcome.
- BiStLouis: Bisexual Alliance of St. Louis
Bisexual Alliance of St. Louis (BASL or "basil") is a social networking / social support group founded in 1994 that understands bisexuality as a normal part of everyday life. Our goal is to develop a sense of community and mutual support within the S
- Gateway Men's Chorus
The Gateway Men's Chorus affirms and promotes gay culture and acceptance through excellence in musical performance and education.
- Gateway Squares
Gateway Squares is a square dancing group that started in St. Louis Missouri in September 2003. We are a group that provides a safe and fun venue for Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, Transgendered and others to socialize and learn square dancing. Non GLBT pe
- Stonewall Democrats of Eastern Missouri
The Stonewall Democrats of Eastern Missouri is dedicated to advancing equal rights for all people, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. SDEMs supports the Democratic Party and Democratic candidates who support our purpose.
- Growing American Youth
Growing American Youth is a social support organization for youth who live near St. Louis and who are 21 and under and may identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, asexual or questioning their sexual orientation or gender identity.
- The LGBT Center of St. Louis
The mission of The Lesbian Gay Bi Transgender Community Center of Metropolitan St. Louis is to provide service to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and ally community of St. Louis and its surrounding areas through education, outrea
- Washington University's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Student Involvement and Leade
Provides information about events, resources, programs, and volunteer opportunities designed for Washington University's LGBT community.
- Log Cabin Republicans of Greater St. Louis
Log Cabin works to build a stronger, reformed Republican Party by promoting the core values of limited government, individual liberty, personal responsibility, free markets and a strong national defense while advocating for the freedom and liberty of
- Universtiy of Missouri-St. Louis's OUT!
OUT! is a group of students dedecated to bring LBGT awareness to UMSL's campus, to create a positive environment for all students. We are also committed to bring support for LBGT students and those questioning their sexual orientation or gender ident
- PFLAG St. Louis
A support network for parents, families and friends of the LGBT community.
- Pride St. Louis
Pride St. Louis is comprised completely of volunteers. We have 15 elected board members, but no paid positions within the organization. Each year, it takes about 75 Committee members and volunteers to make our events and activities happen!
- Prism at Truman State
The vision of PRISM is to incorporate values of diversity, appreciation of GLBTQ culture, and the reverence of acceptance nationally and on Truman State University's campus. Furthermore, we seek to have leaders emerge from our group with high ideals
- PRIZM at the University of Missouri-St. Louis
PRIZM is UMSL's Queer-Straight Student Alliance. It is our goal to create and maintain an inclusive, safe and accepting environment on our campus for people of all sexual orientations and gender identities. We aim to defeat negative stereotypes and e
- Saint Louis University Rainbow Alliance
Rainbow Alliance is an organization at Saint Louis University that works to empower those who are marginalized because of their sexual orientations and/or gender identities/expressions, as well as their allies.
- STLTransgender/Questioning Youth Group
Group for Transgendered youth between the ages of 13 and 24.
- University of Missouri-St. Louis : Safe Zone Program
The UM-St. Louis Safe Zone program serves to identify and train faculty, staff, and students who are sensitive and affirmative to the needs of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, and intersex persons. Our ultimate goal is to redu
- Safe Zone : Saint Louis University
The Safe Zone program strives to erase homophobia and heterosexism on Saint Louis University's campus and provide support to those who need it. Through education, advocacy and awareness of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, questioning and ally iss
- CHARIS : St. Louis Women's Chorus
CHARIS is a diverse group of women united in our mission to perform music that celebrates and encourages women and the LGBTQ community.
- St. Louis Frontrunners
Saint Louis Frontrunners is a non-competitive club for Gay, Lesbian, Bi-sexual, Transgender, and Straight-Allied (GLBTS) runners and walkers of all abilities.
- Left Bank Books
An independent St. Louis bookstore that hosts LGBT reading groups including the Lesbian Reading Group and the Gay Men's Reading Group.
National Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Hotline
For crisis intervention and suicide prevention services for the LGBTQ community, contact The Trevor Project's toll free lifeline at 1-866-488-7386
- Lambda Legal
Lambda Legal 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.
- The National Center for Lesbian Rights
The National Center for Lesbian Rights is a national legal organization committed to advancing the civil and human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their families through litigation, public policy advocacy, and public educ
- American Civil Liberties Union
The ACLU is our nation's guardian of liberty, working daily in courts, legislatures and communities to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties that the Constitution and laws of the United States guarantee everyone in this country.
- Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund
Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund is committed to ending discrimination based upon gender identity and expression and to achieving equality for transgender pe
DignityUSA works for respect and justice for people of all sexual orientations, genders, and gender identities-especially gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender persons-in the Catholic Church and the world through education, advocacy, and support.
- Deaf Queer Resource Center | Deaf Gays Lesbians Bi Trans
This is the place to go for resources and information for, by and about the Deaf Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered communities.
- GLAAD (Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) | GLAAD
For over 25 years, GLAAD has worked with news, entertainment and social media to bring culture-changing stories of LGBT people into millions of homes and workplaces every day.
- Human Rights Campaign
HRC seeks to improve the lives of LGBT Americans by advocating for equal rights and benefits in the workplace, ensuring families are treated equally under the law and increasing public support among all Americans through innovative advocacy, educatio
- National Gay and Lesbian Task Force | building LGBT political power from the ground up
The mission of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force is to build the grassroots power of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. We do this by training activists, equipping state and local organizations with the skills needed t
- National Black Justice Coalition
The National Black Justice Coalition is a civil rights organization dedicated to empowering Black lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people.
- PFLAG : Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays
PFLAG promotes the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons, their families and friends through: support, to cope with an adverse society; education, to enlighten an ill-informed public; and advocacy, to end discriminat
Resources for Children with LGBT Parents
- Rainbow Rumpus
Rainbow Rumpus is an online magazine for kids with LGBT parents and their friends. Rainbow Rumpus has children's stories featuring kids with gay parents, cartoons, music, video, a parent section and a bulletin board section kids can write in to. Whet
COLAGE is a national movement of children, youth, and adults with one or more lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and/or queer (LGBTQ) parent/s. We build community and work toward social justice through youth empowerment, leaders....
"A forum for kids of queers"
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