Announcing the 2016 Grantees

2016 Grantees

Horizons Foundation fuels the LGBTQ movement through direct financial support to a wide range of organizations. Listed here are many of the grants we awarded in 2016. These grants were possible thanks to the generosity of individual donors, institutional partners, giving circles, and contributors to the LGBTQ Community Endowment Fund. 

Community Issues Grantees

  • Adolescent Counseling Services – Outlet Program
  • AfroSolo Theatre Company
  • API Equality – Northern California
  • Bay Area Old Lesbians Organizing for Change
  • Billy DeFrank LGBT Community Center
  • Child Advocates of Silicon Valley
  • Destiny Arts Center
  • detour dance
  • East Bay Sanctuary Covenant
  • El/La Para TransLatinas
  • enGender/Bay Area Rainbow Day Camp
  • Face to Face: Sonoma County AIDS Network
  • Family & Children Services of Silicon Valley
  • From Baghdad to the Bay
  • Gender Spectrum
  • Genders & Sexualities Alliance Network
  • Golden Gate Performing Arts/San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus
  • Homeless Youth Alliance
  • Instituto Familiar de la Raza
  • Jewish Family & Community Services of the East Bay
  • New Conservatory Theatre Center
  • On the Move, LGBTQ Connection
  • Pacific Center for Human Growth
  • Queer Cultural Center
  • Queer LifeSpace
  • Queer Rebel Productions
  • Rainbow Women’s Chorus
  • RYSE
  • San Francisco Dyke March
  • San Francisco LGBT Community Center
  • San Francisco Trans March
  • Silicon Valley Gay Men’s Chorus
  • Sins Invalid
  • Sojourn Chaplaincy
  • Somos Familia
  • Still Here
  • Topsy Turvy Queer Circus
  • Trans Lifeline
  • Transgender Advocates for Justice and Accountability (TAJAs) Coalition
  • Transgender, Gender Variant & Intersex Justice Project
  • UNSETTLED Documentary Project

Global Faith & Equality Fund Grantees

  • Center for Constitutional Rights
  • Southern Poverty Law Center
  • Planned Parenthood Federation of America
  • Ipas
  • Fellowship Global
  • Together for Transformation
  • Political Research Associates
  • Media Matters for America

Giving Circles/Funds

  • Red Envelope Giving Circle
  • Horizons Young Professionals for Equality
  • Alex Morris Memorial Fund


  • Thomas H. Steel Fellowship Fund
  • Juan Marquez Memorial Fund
  • Markowski-Leach Scholarship Fund
  • eQuality Scholarship