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#1 of 5 Old 11-11-2003, 04:07 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Please forgive me if this is a bit T , but I thought this might be a good forum for my question...

My family is trying to incorporate charity donations into our gift giving this holiday season. We have friends who are a lesbian couple, and I thought it might be nice to give money in their names to a good homosexual rights charity. I don't even know where to start looking for something like this.

Any advice?

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Human Rights Coaltion
Lambda Legal Defense
Rainbow Family Coalition (?)
Freedom to Marry Coalition

just a start

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What Megin said...you may want to look locally for a GLBT group...particularly one that deals with at-risk youth. We had one in Troy NY until recently called Safe Zone...

If not...HRC (Human Rights Campaign) is one of my faves!
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Thanks! These are great ideas
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I personally am not a big fan of the HRC. I'd look for a local place or maybe a group like the NCLR (National Center for Lesbian Rights). They have done great work.

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