Support LGBTI Youth

This page contains resources co-developed in 2019 by Elevate Children Funders Group and Global Philanthropy Project with the support of a member advisory committee, following private research for the membership of the two networks.

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This PDF contains a brief presentation developed to share the learning from shared research by GPP and ECFG. 

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Support LGBTI Youth
LGBTI youth are more likely to be homeless than their non-LGBTI peers.
The funds that do exist aren't necessarily reaching LGBTI Youth. Only 5% goes to individual supports and strengthening family efforts.

Additional Resources

Further resources about LGBTI youth from the GPP site. 

Elevate Children Funders Group y Global Philanthropy Project, 2021

Alliance Magazine, December 2021

Elevate Children Funders Group and Global Philanthropy Project, March 2021

Using family as a frame in social justice activism: A guide for activists and funders in Europe
Authors: Alice Coffin, Evelyne Paradis, Gordan Bosanac, Gráinne Healy, Julia Ehrt, Matthew Hart, Nicky McIntyre, Pav Akhtar, Peter Matjašič, Susan Treadwell
Compiled by Bruno Selun, June 2017

In this working paper for iNGOs, GPP Member Dreilinden presents essential demands of the 8th Rainbow Philanthropy Conference addressing LGBT* – and in some respects intersex – children in development cooperation.