The Hawai‘i LGBT Legacy Foundation is dedicated to empowering MVPFAFF / LGBTQIA+ individuals and communities through education, cultural enrichment and advocacy. We strive to create a world where MVPFAFF/LGBTQIA individuals can thrive, free from discrimination and prejudice.
Your generous donation plays a pivotal role in enabling us to continue our crucial work, directly supporting initiatives that:
- Promote MVPFAFF/LGBTQIA+ Education: We will expand our educational programs to foster understanding, acceptance, and respect for MVPFAFF/LGBTQIA+ individuals in schools, workplaces, and communities.
- Champion MVPFAFF/LGBTQIA+ Rights: We will amplify our advocacy efforts to advance policies and legislation that protect and uphold the rights of MVPFAFF/LGBTQIA+ individuals, ensuring equal opportunities and protections.
- Empower MVPFAFF/LGBTQIA+ Communities: We will provide essential resources and leadership opportunities to MVPFAFF/LGBTQIA+ individuals and communities, empowering them to thrive and reach their full potential.
Core areas of programming where your kōkua (support) is needed:
- Rainbow Town Halls - Intersectional dialogues that connect and empower the MVPFAFF/LGBTQIA+ community.
- Growing Community - Bringing together and fostering our MVPFAFF/LGBTQIA+ keiki, māhū and kupuna.
- LGBTQIA+ Center - Our new MVPFAFF/LGBTIA+ community gathering place for learning, sharing and nurturing.
- Advocacy -Fostering coalitions to protect our rights and responsibilities as integral members of Hawaiʻi's diverse community.
Your support will directly translate into positive change for Hawai‘i’s MVPFAFF/LGBTIA+ communities across the state. Together, we can create a more inclusive, equitable, and just world where everyone feels valued and respected.
Every contribution, no matter the size, makes a significant difference. Thank you for considering the Hawai‘i LGBT Legacy Foundation and for being a part of our ‘ohana! Your generosity will have a profound and lasting impact on the lives of countless individuals throughout Hawai‘i.
Jeffrey Eslinger (he/him/his)
Chair, Rainbow Giving Program
Hawaiʻi LGBT Legacy Foundation