Membership

GPP’s 21 member organizations include many of the leading global funders and philanthropic advisors for LGBTI rights.

Click each logo to learn more about each GPP member.

Click here to view GPP member’s Twitter feeds.

GPP membership is open to staff and trustees of foundations that meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Funders whose primary function is grantmaking;
  • Funders working to expand global philanthropy to support the human rights of LGBTI people in the Global South and East;
  • Public, private, individual, faith-based, and corporate funders.

Click here for membership inquiries. 

 

GPP’s work towards increasing resources for LGBTI work in the Global South and East, including:

  • Research and Publications;
  • Donor-focused convenings, pre-conferences, symposiums, institutes, and regionally focused consultations around the globe;
  • Regular briefings and webinars to educate members and other funders on emerging issues in global LGBTI funding;
  • Joint advocacy and collaborative initiatives to grow the number of LGBTI funders and the amount of support reaching LGBTI communities in the Global South and East.

Twitter Feeds

REMINDER Join #GCSclients @FCAA & @EJAF on 4/13 to discuss community-led responses to the systemic inequalities that drive #COVID19 & #HIV https://bit.ly/39tHCKr

Cosponsors: @agagafrica @SDCatalyst @LGBTFunders @GIHealth @GPP_Updates @unitedphilforum @WRAGtweets @WASHAIDS

Join @FCAA & @EJAF on 4/13 to discuss a new report on community-led responses to the systemic inequalities that drive #COVID19 & #HIV. Co-sponsored by @agagafrica @SDCatalyst @LGBTFunders @GIHealth @GPP_Updates @unitedphilforum @WRAGtweets & @WASHAIDS http://bit.ly/3bVCtwv

Read our blog from @GPP_Updates on global #COVID19 resources for #LGBTI communities and get ready for our upcoming report & webinar on converging epidemics of #COVID19, #HIV & inequity. https://twitter.com/FCAA/status/1378063844665405442

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Yes! We love @RepStricklandWA's leadership and our @ProChoiceCaucus Freshman members. It is time to permanently #RepealGlobalGag and #RepealHelms

It is unacceptable that Haiti does not have a single dose of COVID-19 vaccine to offer it's citizens. The fact that Haitians report being more worried about gang violence than the pandemic is a stark reflection of the depth of the democracy crisis there. https://bit.ly/3mtk5hV

We mourn the loss of Congressman Alcee Hastings, a champion for civil rights. May his memory be for a blessing, and continue to inspire the fight for equal rights.

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What do #trans and gender-diverse people across the #Caribbean say is the single biggest challenge they face? Find out in a new report from @uctransnetwork and @OutRightIntl: https://outrightinternational.org/content/over-policed-under-protected

As #LGBTQ communities in the U.S. face continued attacks to their rights and well-being, it can be difficult to see the progress that's been made. @TGRCNM co-founder Zane Stephens explains why he sees the signs of increasing #trans acceptance.

Learn more: http://www.tgrcnm.org

Ready to use your #communications and #socialmedia skills to amplify the work of leading organizations advancing #LGBTQrights and ape #conservation? Apply today to be our next Digital Communications Coordinator: http://arcusfoundation.org/employment #nonprofitjobs #philanthropyjobs

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Join us Monday, April 12th 10-11:30 AM EST for Sex Work in a Transnational Context with speakers Bharati Dey (AINSW + DMSC), Grace Kamau (ASWA), Carolyne Njoroge (KESWA), and Alexis Briggs (Red Umbrella Fund). moderated by @tiffanydian

Register: http://bit.ly/h2sextech

Dig into this powerful resource (created by our Communities Transforming Policing Fund grantees, consultants + @cresourcehub) meant to help organizers ensure that #AmericanRescuePlan stimulus funds support communities, NOT the police. #CareNotCops

https://communityresourcehub.org/resources/ensuring-federal-stimulus-funds-support-communities-not-cops/

Abolition requires us to practice care & solidarity every day.

Join us TODAY to #FreeKanoa, a trans survivor of abuse facing two life sentences. Kanoa works tirelessly to support other survivors whose lives have been changed by his care. #ClemencyNow

http://bit.ly/FreeAllSurvivors

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The Migration Museum is looking for new Trustees: great opportunity to help build an important new cultural institution for the UK - deadline 3 May: https://www.migrationmuseum.org/newtrustees/ @MigrationUK @CounterArts @CHWAlliance

Does your organisation have legal expertise? And does it share those skills with other civil society groups to achieve social change?

If your answer is 'yes', then @Baring_Found would like to hear from you! Deadline for their mapping survey is 12 April ⤵️#law #HumanRights https://twitter.com/Baring_Found/status/1374746895030087684

Opportunity for artists with @BrightSparksMH in Leicestershire who are looking for visual + spoken word participatory artists to initially run one-off Zoom workshop sessions. More about BrightSparks and contacts here: https://www.brightsparksarts.uk/Contacts

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Our report, ‘The LGBTI Movement’s Spiral Trajectory’ outlines some crucial recommendations that funders can adopt to support the fight for equality and justice for Colombia’s LGBTI population: https://buff.ly/2Nhy9hv
#LGBTIColombia

We're kicking off our event 'FAIR SHARE #Monitor2021: The way forward is intersectional' with our fantastic moderator and co-founder of @we_are_fl, @leilabilling!

@felixdresewski @dreilindenorg @herder_verlag @stiftungstweet @InitiativeVMW @frauen_stiftung @StephKbrg @KarstenTimmer @martinmodlinger @GvSchnurbein @ankepaetsch @foldenburg Terminempfehlung: 26.3. - 10.00 Uhr > Wer schon immer mal mit Ise Bosch, Marita Haibach und mir Frühstücken und sich über "Besser spenden!" austauschen wollte...gern hier anmelden und Kaffee bereitstellen 🙂 virtuelles #FundraisingFrühstück @DFRVerband https://www.dfrv.de/virtuelles-fundraisingfruehstueck-3/

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"BUILD allows us to think about, how do we build a development department that’s going to sustain us in the future." ~ Marcia Smith, President of Firelight, speaking on the resiliency of financing & how we must #ReimaginePhilanthropy.

https://bit.ly/3s0i1PD

Join me and my colleague, @RodneyKendell1 of @TSFF as we moderate a compelling conversation with @darrenwalker, President of the @fordfoundation. Register for Black Funders Network of the Bay Area’s “Fireside Chat with Darren Walker” on April 13. http://bit.ly/BFNFiresideChat

Thank you all for joining the #Codedbias chat today! We hope you learned a little more about the film, the dangers of algorithmic bias, & the champions fighting to stop it.

Make sure you check out @CodedBias & visit http://codedbias.com.

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"Lxs traemos a todxs a nuestra memoria colectiva y llevamos su legado de lucha como nuestra antorcha en los movimientos feministas."

Explore las historias de más de 450 valientes feministas y activistas en el tributo en línea de AWID. https://www.awid.org/es/tributo

“I’ve never closed a jail before, but I’m determined to make a change.”

Learn how @WomenOnTheRise1’s Marilynn Winn and grassroots partners led efforts that called for Atlanta to convert the city jail into a wellness center. https://cfgreateratlanta.org/2021/04/06/tgl-women-on-the-rise/?fbclid=IwAR00F5g7AYo1UwTCGsprSPfYBnbazuPFOISX593lHTbGyHzU6T-ahgLbzrI

Important piece by @ChabeliH @19thnews on why the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act is an urgent matter of economic justice—especially for women of color & especially during a recession.

"Protections for pregnant workers help keep people employed." https://19thnews.org/2021/03/pregnant-workers-accommodations-legislation/

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In Southeast Asia, we support 40+ grassroots organizations driving social change each year.

We’ve provided >$6 million in grants to community groups across the region. Find out more: http://bit.ly/SouthEastAsiatwi

How can funders and practitioners help ensure narrative change work in support of human rights is successful?

Our Program Officer @jamesmsavage writes in @OGR_EN to share learnings generated with @team_justlabs Narrative Hub project.
https://www.openglobalrights.org/putting-words-into-action-personal-reflections-on-supporting-narrative-change/

I was lucky to be part of this @team_justlabs project when I was at @rightsagenda. Transformative experience for both me & the org. Can confirm @FundHumanRights was an amazing funder to work with – truely collaborative, trusting & experimental in spirit! https://www.openglobalrights.org/putting-words-into-action-personal-reflections-on-supporting-narrative-change/

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Last week was #NationalFarmersAwarenessWeek! The week honours the important contributions of farmworkes in the US, and raised awareness about the issues they face. Check out the work of @SAFistas in uniting farmworkers & their families for just living & working conditions here.

Today we stand for prevention, healing, + justice for survivors of sexual violence. Commemorate #April8WorldDay with us through an amazing lineup of events hosted by #KeepKidsSafe partners

With #EarthDay approaching, cooking #SustainableMeals is a great way to show appreciation for our planet!

Join @WRIFood on April 19 for an online #CookingDemo making a #PlantBasedMeal that will make reducing #GHGemissions easy & delicious!

Register: http://ow.ly/nE5E50EjJKO

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📢 One week to go!
You still have a chance to submit your proposals to the #COVID19 Global LGBTIQ Emergency Fund.
More info here: http://bit.ly/COVID-LGBTIQ-Fund

This #TransDayOfVisibility, we are delighted to have collaborated with artist @em_ulsify to create the beautiful illustration,“Trans People Deserve to Bloom!” At Astraea, we are committed to supporting artists, recognizing that art is an essential tool for social transformation.

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Joining India, Mauritius, the Philippines, Indonesia, & Taiwan, New Zealand now offers miscarriage & stillbirth leave. This is the kind of concrete action needed to advance sexual & reproductive health & justice. (H/T to http://aufait.news too.) https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/mar/25/new-zealand-miscarriages-stillbirths-bereavement-leave

As the pandemic continues, feminist, flexible funding is more critical than ever. Become a monthly donor now & you put reliable, life-saving resources in the hands of groups adapting to meet the needs of their communities & making long-term change. http://bit.ly/TwGFW-D

The #GenerationEquality Forum meeting in Mexico ended with the unveiling of a blueprint for action & new commitments. 1/5 https://forum.generationequality.org/news/press-release-activism-and-commitments-accelerate-gender-equality-mark-conclusion-generation

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I am #prouderandlouder but also #olderyetbolder after @voicetweetz celebration of #VoiceAt5. 300 connections, 15 (sign) language interpreters and offline parties in Niger, Nigeria, Uganda, Laos and Mali....still basking in the afterglow..... Have a look at the youtube link below https://twitter.com/voicetweetz/status/1380153477280710663

https://southern-africa.hivos.org/news/enhancing-inclusive-access-to-srhr-information-and-services-for-youth-in-humanitarian-settings/
Incredible work done by @HIAS_Kenya thanks to funding from @hivos. A community based approach, linked with evidence based programing and involvement of relevant actors to ensure that refugee youths have fair & safe access to quality #SRHR.

As we celebrate #VoiceAt5, outgoing @voicetweetz Global Program Manager @Marinkekarianne says the northern-led #developmentsector needs to move South. "We need to embrace intersectionality and make room for #rightsholder groups to lead." #prouderandlouder https://hivos.org/news/moving-to-the-south/

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Oportunidad de consultoría para desarrollar la "Estrategia de levantamiento de fondos que consolide y expanda el trabajo de Hivos en la Amazonía".
🌿🌿🌿
🗓La fecha límite para aplicar es el 25 de abril
✅ Consulta los TdR's aquí:
https://bit.ly/2QbFwbb

¡Ya en vivo! Súmate a esta conversa sobre el Índice de Finanzas Sostenibles en Ecuador🇪🇨

Con la participación de
@czambranob, líder de #JusticiaClimática en @hivos🙌

No te lo pierdas❗️
https://fb.watch/4KR5oS8iwp/

En el #DíaMundialdelaSalud, nos comprometemos a trabajar por una estrategia integral de respuesta a la #COVID19 en la Amazonía🌿

Invitamos a autoridades, organizaciones, sociedad civil et. al a conjugar esfuerzos✊

Suma a tu organización, firmando aquí: https://bit.ly/porunaestrategiaintegraldesaludenlaAmazonía

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“This research sought to explore effects of the pandemic on content creators with an analysis of emerging trends as well as offering possible solutions and frameworks under the ‘new norm,” said Kennedy Mugochi, Hivos Regional Director for Southern Africa.

The effects of the pandemic have not spared critical content creators in southern Africa. It is against this background that @Hivos undertook a research to identify how creatives can adopt new ways of working in the #COVID19 context. Find out more... https://bit.ly/36UJkDx

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Join us tomorrow! Hivos will conduct a two-day virtual learning event, A Decade of Circular Economy of the Indonesia Domestic Biogas Program, to mark a decade of Biogas Rumah implementation and the achievement of 25,157 biodigesters.

Happy #InternationalWomensDay! Through the #ReforsaHamutuk project supported by the @EU_TimorLeste, Hivos, ACbit and @FokupersTL are aiming to promote social inclusion & economic development of strong women survivors like Mana Luciana. Her story: http://chegabaita.org/blog/news/the-strong-woman-that-does-not-give-up/ #EUinTL

Happy #InternationalWomensDay! Through the #ReforsaHamutuk project supported by the @EUDTL, Hivos, @chegabaita & @fokupers are aiming to promote social inclusion & economic development of strong women survivors like Mana Ana-Paula. Read her story: https://fokupers.org/latest-news/2021/3/8/ana-paula-de-jesus-da-silva-the-strong-woman-that-keeps-on-learning-1
#EUinTL

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We had the pleasure of being part of @hivosroea' VOICE @ 5 celebration. Below is the video we created to show the journey it has been fighting for inclusivity and the impact it has had to our peers.

Follow this link for the full video
https://www.instagram.com/tv/CNZT4x5B2W8/?igshid=3a2map31veh3

#lbqmashinani

As @voicetweetz celebrates its 5th birthday, @Marinkekarianne Global Lead of the Prog. did a deep dive on local ownership & how rightsholders from the Global South should take their rightful seat at the development debate. ''Moving to the South'': https://east-africa.hivos.org/news/moving-to-the-south/

As @voicetweetz celebrates its 5th birthday, @Marinkekarianne Global Lead of the Prog. did a deep dive on local ownership & how rightsholders from the Global South should take their rightful seat at the development debate. ''Moving to the South'': https://east-africa.hivos.org/news/moving-to-the-south/

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As we mark National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day, it’s so important that we all know our status, reduce HIV stigma & get tested. #NYHAAD https://gettested.cdc.gov

“He has left a profound mark on this community, and his many gifts will be touching lives of countless people in future generations.” — Roger Doughty

https://www.bizjournals.com/sanfrancisco/news/2021/04/02/alvin-baum-jewish-and-lgbtq-philanthropist-dies.html

📢 Calling all @eBARnews and @SFBayTimes readers! 🗞 Don't miss this panel on 4/7 with nonprofit leaders from the Bay Area's queer front lines — let's discuss how our Bay Area LGBTQ community can begin to rebuild as we look towards the future. 🏳️‍🌈

https://www.horizonsfoundation.org/resilience-and-rebuilding-the-bay-area-lgbtq-future-after-covid/?utm_source=organichorizonstw&utm_content=040221

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📢 One week to go!
You still have a chance to submit your proposals to the #COVID19 Global LGBTIQ Emergency Fund.
More info here: http://bit.ly/COVID-LGBTIQ-Fund

This #TransDayOfVisibility, we are delighted to have collaborated with artist @em_ulsify to create the beautiful illustration,“Trans People Deserve to Bloom!” At Astraea, we are committed to supporting artists, recognizing that art is an essential tool for social transformation.

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At the closing of the 65th session of the #UN Commission on the Status of Women #CWS65, world leaders issued a strong pledge for women’s full and effective participation in public life.

Read more: https://bit.ly/31Ugkc8

#GenderEquality #WomensRights #WomenEmpowerment

Our heartfelt thanks to all the participants of the @PostcodeLottery for their support which granted Mama Cash €1.350.000. This contribution allows us to give more and better support to #feminist #activists around the world! #FemministActivismWorks

A Ministry of Cultures, Decolonization and De-patriarchalization has been established in Bolivia. Sabina Orellana, who also represents the Confederation of Indigenous Agricultural Women of Bolivia, was appointed as the head of this new ministry. Read more: https://bit.ly/3moyWKL

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Last week was #NationalFarmersAwarenessWeek! The week honours the important contributions of farmworkes in the US, and raised awareness about the issues they face. Check out the work of @SAFistas in uniting farmworkers & their families for just living & working conditions here.

Today we stand for prevention, healing, + justice for survivors of sexual violence. Commemorate #April8WorldDay with us through an amazing lineup of events hosted by #KeepKidsSafe partners

With #EarthDay approaching, cooking #SustainableMeals is a great way to show appreciation for our planet!

Join @WRIFood on April 19 for an online #CookingDemo making a #PlantBasedMeal that will make reducing #GHGemissions easy & delicious!

Register: http://ow.ly/nE5E50EjJKO

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Governments worldwide are using the COVID-19 pandemic as a pretext to roll back basic rights and have failed to respond to its challenges, as @AgnesCallamard of our grantee @Amnesty explains. https://osf.to/3wAUubH

Targeted sanctions can be highly effective in punishing human rights violations. The EU, however, must do a better job in ensuring its sanctions uphold rights. https://www.opensocietyfoundations.org/voices/the-real-question-about-eu-sanctions

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The Open Society Institute–Sofia Foundation, in cooperation with the Open Society European Network, invites applications from groups focused on advancing climate justice on a local level in Central Eastern Europe.
https://ift.tt/3feKydR

We're seeking proposals from civil society actors working to combat corruption, state capture, and poor governance of public institutions—especially related to COVID-19—in Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, and Slovakia. Apply by June 30: https://www.opensocietyfoundations.org/grants/working-together-to-improve-governance-and-anticorruption

We invite applications from organizations and informal groups in Hungary that are working to improve educational opportunities for marginalized children. Apply by June 25: https://www.opensocietyfoundations.org/grants/grassroots-and-parent-activism-in-education

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During COVID-19, sex workers have faced barriers in accessing healthcare, been deprived of basic necessities, and experienced violence and abuse.

@sexworkeurope calls on European policymakers to upscale community support and alleviate this crisis:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-0OFCNwRIUQ

Racism is a scourge in American society. It's also a serious public health threat, according to the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

@laurelwamsley: https://www.npr.org/2021/04/08/985524494/cdc-director-declares-racism-a-serious-public-health-threat

In his new book "Drug Use for Grown Ups," @drcarlhart argues that the greatest damage from drugs flows from their being illegal. On April 19 at 5pm EDT, join him and our @OSFKasia for a conversation on his research and personal experience: https://osf.to/DrugUseForGrownUps

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Check out this seminar: LGBTIQ+ Identities in Africa: Challenges and Possibilities by the Sociology, Anthropology and Development Studies @go2uj. @irantiorg @galzinf @legabiboadvo @PASSOP @lambdaMoz

Our movement building officer Virginia Magwaza, will be participating in the @go2uj's Sociology, Anthropology & Development Studies' seminar on sexuality & national liberation today at 15h00. Join the discussion on Zoom. #lgbti #theotherfoundation

Our open for grant applications closes on Friday 15 January 2021. Click the link to apply for a grant to support work that advances the freedom, equality, and social inclusion of #LGBTI people in southern Africa: http://www.theotherfoundation.org/general-grants/ #communityfoundation #theotherfoundation

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Social Justice Initiative has featured @SECTION27news Executive Director, @umunyana_rugege in their Women in Social Justice series. Umunyana shares her insights on social justice and talks about SECTION27’s work and vision, in this video: https://sji.org.za/umunyana-rugege-women-in-social-justice-ep-06/

Webinar 💻| EELC & @equal_education will be hosting a webinar looking at the successes & challenges in the fight for safe & proper school infrastructure.

🗓️ Thurs 26 November
🕑 2PM
📽️ - EE Facebook Live https://bit.ly/3nK9i2u

Join us in the struggle to #FixOurSchools!✊

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Read this statement by UAF grantee @MwasiCollectif on the unanimous adoption of the “UNEF amendment” in #France!

Globally, 28% of human rights defenders killed in 2020 worked for women’s human rights.The killing of WHRDs is one of the most evident failures of the democratic system. @IM_Defensoras #Unite4WHRDs

https://facebook.com/InmujeresMx/videos/278261197193580

Today is #InternationalTransDayofVisibility!

This is a day to celebrate the resilience, courage, and visibility of the #transgender and #nonbinary community as they stand up against anti-trans legislation and discrimination across the globe 🌏 ✊🏽#TransRightsAreHumanRights

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Give yourself a spark with these creative self care practices from @Afrilove 👉 http://www.afri-love.com/2020/05/creative-self-care/
@lulukitololo
#selfcare
#wellness
#feminist

#DefendingTheDream #GenerationEquality #ActForEqual Here is the link to register: https://rb.gy/vmpvcu and see you then. @gatesfoundation @UAFAfrica @FemnetProg @ajws @EU_Commission @woman_kind https://twitter.com/NassurYasmin/status/1377165498157174785

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Pour le # ITDOV2021 d'aujourd'hui, nous aimerions remercier tous nos partenaires et boursiers travaillant avec des personnes transgenres et des personnes de genre divers.

Veuillez retweeter avec la région dans laquelle vous travaillez et la communauté que vous servez

Kwenye sikukuu ya leo ya # ITDOV2021 tungependa kuwashukuru washirika wetu wote na wafadhiliwa wetu wanaofanya kazi na jamii transijenda na watu wa jinsia inayozidi uwili

Tafadhali tujulishe eneo unalofanya kazi na jamii unayoihudumia

On today's #ITDOV2021 we would like to appreciate all our partners and grantees working with transgender people and gender diverse people.

Please do retweet with the region you work in and the community you are serving

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