Charlotte LGBTQ+ Resources
Time Out Youth is a youth center for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth and their allies, ages 11-20, in Charlotte and the surrounding areas. We offer support, advocacy, and programs for personal develop and social interaction.
Charlotte Pride presents the annual lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and queer (LGBTQ) Pride festival and other events in the Queen City. The annual festival is the largest LGBTQ Pride event in the Carolinas and the largest between Atlanta and Washington, D.C.
Charlotte Black Gay Pride
Our mission is to promote LGBTQIA pride primarily for, but not limited to, members of the Black community while building social awareness.
Founded in 1972 with the simple act of a mother publicly supporting her gay son, PFLAG is the nation's largest family and ally organization.
The Sylvia Rivera Law Project (SRLP) works to guarantee that all people are free to self-determine their gender identity and expression, regardless of income or race, and without facing harassment, discrimination, or violence. SRLP is a collective organization founded on the understanding that gender self-determination is inextricably intertwined with racial, social and economic justice.
The Freedom Center for Social Justice, founded in 2009 and as a Southern-based national organization, we see all too often how the poor, people of color, immigrant communities and sexual minorities are excluded and marginalized.
Other Important Links
At GLSEN, we want every student, in every school, to be valued and treated with respect, regardless of their sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We believe that all students deserve a safe and affirming school environment where they can learn and grow.
The Asexuality Archive is a living project that seeks to bring together ideas, information, and outreach for the ACE community around the world. Founded in 2011, the Asexuality Archive serves as repository of history and an online community.