February 22, 2024

Meet Our 2024-2025 GUTC Leaders Fellows!

February 12, 2024

Announcing the 8th Round of Funding from the Out in the South Pooled Fund

September 18, 2023

Celebrating Marvin Webb – Transitions at Funders for LGBTQ Issues

It is with pride, along with sadness and excitement, Funders for LGBTQ Issues shares that after thirteen years, Marvin Webb will be transitioning from his role as Chief Financial Officer. He will be leaving at the end of September to become the inaugural executive director of the Nonprofit Financial Commons (NFC). Marvin’s careful and thoughtful stewardship of the organization’s human resources and finances has not only ensured its long term sustainability, but has also offered new innovations and strategies to those in the philanthropic sector seeking to deepen their commitment to equity and justice. Marvin’s vision, counsel and expertise have […]
July 19, 2023

We Are at a Crossroads: A Note to Philanthropy in the Wake of the Recent Supreme Court Decisions

We are at a crossroads. The recent slate of Supreme Court decisions repealing hard won rights in affirmative action and protections for LGBTQ communities speaks to a reality that our movements have warned us about for generations. In the past two years we have seen the far right advance over four hundred ninety one anti-LGBTQ bills in state legislatures, the vast majority of which specifically attack the rights of trans and gender nonconforming (TGNC) communities and their families, along with drag performers and artists. These attacks, coupled with far right organizing against Critical Race Theory, reproductive justice, and rights to […]