The LGBTQ Focus Foundation has raised more than $775,000 since 2011 through its annual Women's Pride in the Pines dance, dinner, show, event journal and auction for LGBTQ organizations.

In addition to the primary annual beneficiaries, The LGBTQ Focus Foundation has also supported Trinity Place Shelter, the Pines Care Center, Equality Florida and The Long Island LGBTQ Center.


Family Equality CouncilThe Family Equality Council’s mission is to advance legal and lived equality for LGBTQ families, and for those who wish to form them, through building community, changing hearts and minds, and driving policy change.

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Callen-Lorde Community Health CenterCallen-Lorde Community Health Center provides sensitive, quality health care and related services targeted to New York’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities — in all their diversity — regardless of ability to pay. To further this mission, Callen-Lorde promotes health education and wellness, and advocates for LGBT health issues.


Ali Forney CenterThe mission of The Ali Forney Center is to protect LGBTQ youths from the harms of homelessness and empower them with the tools needed to live independently. The organization has grown to become the largest agency dedicated to LGBTQ homeless youth in the country, assisting nearly 1,400 youth per year through 10 housing sites and a multi-purpose Drop-In Center.

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2014 - 2016

Hetrick-Martin InstituteHetrick-Martin Institute is a leading professional provider of social support and programming for at-risk lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or questioning (LGBTQ) youth. HMI youth members, ranging in age from 13 to 24, come from throughout New York City and the metropolitan area.

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2012 - 2013

SAGEServices & Advocacy for GLBT Elders (SAGE) is the country's largest and oldest organization dedicated to improving the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) older adults.

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LGBT CenterThe Center fosters a welcoming environment for all, offering the LGBT communities of New York City health and wellness programs; arts, entertainment and cultural events; recovery, parenthood and family support services.

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