Horizons is the world's first community foundation of, by, and for LGBTQ people.

We invest in LGBTQ nonprofits, strengthen a culture of LGBTQ giving, and build a permanent endowment to secure our community’s future for generations to come.

Join the only national LGBTQ giving event.

Give OUT Day begins Wednesday, May 1 and culminates on Thursday, May 30. Since 2013, Give OUT Day has helped hundreds of LGBTQ nonprofits raise millions of dollars! Last year, over $1.2 million dollars was raised. Join for a chance to win thousands of additional dollars.

Horizons Foundation Awards $52,000 to Support LGBTQ Organizations’ Fundraising Efforts

Horizons Foundation is proud to announce the award of $52,000 to 13 local LGBTQ organizations through its 2024 Spring Donor Engagement Program. The recipients of these grants represent a diverse array of organizations, reflecting the rich ecosystem of the LGBTQ community in the Bay Area.

Horizons Foundation Grantees at our annual luncheon, 2024.

Horizons Foundation Awards Over $715,000 to 50 Grassroots LGBTQ Nonprofits

Horizons Foundation announced an all-time high in total dollars — over $716,400 — being awarded through its flagship funding program, Community Issues, to 50 grassroots LGBTQ grantee partners in the nine countries of the SF Bay Area

Conversion Therapy Online: The Ecosystem In 2023

Produced by Global Project Against Hate and Extremism and funded by Horizons' Global Faith and Equality Fund, this new report exposes how search algorithms continue to preference harmful anti-LGBTQ+ conversion therapy material and providers, especially in non-English languages.

Introducing Horizons’ Chief Philanthropy Officer, Tracy Evans

Join us in welcoming Tracy Evans to the Horizons team! As CPO, she'll lead the foundation's fund development, philanthropic services, and legacy giving work. She comes to Horizons with a deep background in fundraising, philanthropy, sales, and management.

The future is ours

To create

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We fund throughout the LGBTQ community, often prioritizing innovative, grassroots solutions in service to its most under-resourced populations.

To Give

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From four decades of experience and relationships, we are experts on LGBTQ issues in the SF Bay Area — and the best partner in your charitable giving.


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We promote legacy giving, including to our LGBTQ Community Endowment Fund, which will support our community for generations to come.

Grants Directory

Since 1980, Horizons has awarded grants across broad funding areas and through various funding programs. Use this directory to explore our thousands of grants.

Directory of Professional Advisors

LGBTQ donors in the SF Bay Area can find LGBTQ-supportive financial planners, attorneys, tax preparers, insurance agents, and real estate agents in our searchable directory.