Current Partners

National LGBT/HIV Criminal Justice Working Group

We helped to organize, & now support & coordinate, the work of this national network working to reduce the harms of the criminal legal system.

Advancement Project

Produce a landscape analysis, organizing materials and network high net worth donors of color.

Faces of Giving

Engage, learn from, and network high net worth donors of color in a multi-year initiative to build a new national donor network

Palette Fund

Design programs and strategies for philanthropic and public/private partnerships for economic and community development in Provincetown, Massachusetts.


To conduct an Oral History Project and film to document the work of this multi-racial, women's cultural political movement organization (1977-1995).

Ford Foundation

Grant support from the Ford Foundation to support Vaid Group's LGBTQ Poverty Initiative. Research, write, convene and organize projects that broaden the LGBTQ agenda to include issues of economic vulnerability and poverty.

Past Projects

American Federation of Teachers

To support union's Innovation Fund by documenting impact and investments, and deepening partnerships and dialogue with education funding community.

LPAC - the national Lesbian SuperPAC

Provide management, fundraising, operational leadership for feminist, lesbian political action committee (LPAC) during its leadership transition.

The Williams Institute at UCLA

Work with the LGBTQ Poverty Collaborative to develop a National Policy Agenda that addresses LGBTQ Poverty and economic vulnerability.


Produced a landscape analysis and program recommendations on Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and International Development for USAID Office of Public Private Partnerships. Project contributed to launch of major (over $20 million) initiative by USAID to support work around world on sexual orientation and gender identity

Center for Gender & Sexuality Law

Conducted criminal justice, nonprofit, and SOGI policy research; raised more than $2 million of dollars in new resources for Center at Columbia Law School