By: Andrew Wallace on November 6, 2016
It’s that time of year again … time for Funders for LGBTQ Issues’ second annual list of 20 LGBTQ philanthropoids to follow on twitter! (Click here to see last year’s list.)
Who are you following on Twitter? Did you know that the President & CEO of the Gill Foundation as well as the President of Ford Foundation joined the Twitterverse in the last few months?
Check out our 2014 list of 20 LGBTQ Philanthropoids we think you need to follow on Twitter:
Executive Director @AstraeaUpdates. Tweets on social justice activism, global human rights, and more.
Director of Membership and Special Projects at FCCP. Updates on voting rights, #SCOTUS decisions, and fun instagram photos.
VP of Communications at the @GillFoundation. Marriage equality, LGBT politics, and more.
New @Equity_Oregon executive director. LGBT philanthropy news from Oregon, plus regular running updates.
Associate Director of Programs @AstraeaUpdates. Global #LGBT activism, great live-tweeting of conferences and events.
Paris-based principal of the Lafayette Practice, on the boards of @LGBTFunders + Calamus Foundation, DE. Grantmaking, HIV/AIDS, and human rights from a global perspective.
Senior Program Officer, Racial and Gender Justice @ArcusLGBT. Movement-building with an intersectional lens. Often points to great research and resources.
CEO & Chief Strategist for Reinvent Communications, clients include The California Community Foundation, The California Endowment, and Liberty Hill. Tweets run the gamut.
Director @FordFoundation. Social justice #philanthropy, great news and resources, plus occasional food and movie tips.
Director of Latino Engagement Fund. Voting rights, immigration reform, and other progressive issues, plus wine and travel.
VP of Communications @COF_. Philanthropic news, TV thoughts, random pics, and consumer complaints.
Prolific tweeter and social media guru. Communications Consultant for foundations and nonprofits having worked with @ArcusLGBT in the last year.
Program Officer @CaseyGrants. Income #inequality, Native news, #socialjustice, and more.
New @FordFoundation president, new to twitter, already gaining quite a following
Board member of Two Sisters and a Wife Foundation. Progressive news and fun photos.
And of course, don’t forget to follow @LGBTfunders and our amazing staff:
President of @LGBTfunders. Star Trek, super-heroes, social justice, and philanthropy.
LGBT rights advocate. Political junkie. Known to tweet whimsical pop-culture tidbits.
Non-profit avenger. Financial statement sage. Ex-dancer. Organizer of members, convenings, and staff