Best LGBTQ+ Charities to Donate to on GoFundMe

Are you looking to support the LGBTQ+ community but want to ensure your donation goes to a great organization? We’ve gathered a list of the best LGBTQ+ charities to donate to on GoFundMe. These charities have been selected based on GoFundMe platform activity. Additionally, all charities on this list have at least an 80% rating on Charity Navigator. From mental health support to leadership development, this list features LGBTQ+ nonprofit organizations that advocate for a safer, more inclusive world.

1. The Trevor Project

The Trevor Project exists to help young LGBTQ+ people in crisis. The organization offers 24/7 counselor support, mental health resources, and a community networking platform. The Trevor Project is known for being the largest suicide prevention organization for the LGBTQ+ community. Additionally, the organization hosts TrevorSpace, an affirming, online community for LGBTQ young people.

Charity Navigator rating: 100%

2. Transgender Law Center

The Transgender Law Center is an organization made up of policy changers, attorneys, and advocates working to shape a safer space for transgender people to live. The organization is passionate about liberating people from discrimination. It has programs to empower Black and disabled trans people by providing leadership resources.

Charity Navigator rating: 92%

3. Pride Foundation

The Pride Foundation envisions a world in which all LGBTQ+ people live safely and openly as their whole selves in the communities they call home. The team has been serving and advocating for the Community since 1985.

Charity Navigator rating: 97%


GLAAD is an LGBTQ+ media organization committed to making a difference in LGBTQ+ culture and acceptance. The nonprofit has been advocating for over 30 years through hosting events, providing resources, and recognizing leaders in the LGBTQ+ community. GLAAD helps empower a variety of groups such as youths, Latinx, Black queer, and bisexual people.

Charity Navigator rating: 92%

5. LGBTQ+ Victory Institute

Since 1993, the LGBTQ+ Victory Institute has been encouraging LGBTQ+ elected government officials. The organization hosts training, development, and global programs for individuals interested in leadership. LGBTQ+ Victory Institute’s mission is to create more diversity and inclusion in government roles.

Charity Navigator rating: 83%