UK LGBTI Donor Initiative is a UK based individual donor community with and for donors supporting equal rights and quality of lives of LGBTI people globally. We are one of the first initiatives of its kind in the UK focused on LGBTI social justice causes. We want to:
We are not associated with any grant or donation receiving organisation. Rather through our partnership with established grant makers we can provide access to free impartial philanthropic advice. This creates a solicitation free, safe space for donor collaboration.
Various Global North based organisations with access to significant financial resources have been funders of anti-LGBTI efforts globally. In addition, many LGBTI people in Commonwealth countries still suffer from the impact of British colonial legacy. This calls on existing and new funders to mobilise and increase their support to international LGBTI rights, a movement that remains chronically underfunded.
We launched this initiative together with established, long standing LGBTI grant makers. Participating donors benefit from these partnerships in various ways:
UK LGBTI Donor Initiative is led by Sascha McGregor. Individual donors who are interested in social change and human rights with a focus on international LGBTI communities are warmly invited to contact Sascha for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org