Pride Month 2024Blog

Pride Month 2024

As we honor Pride Month, we celebrate the activists who dedicated their lives to creating safe and inclusive spaces for all survivors. We appreciate and admire the work the following people have done in the LGBTQIA+ community against violence and encourage you to read more about their achievements. 

Del Martin & Phyllis Lyon

Co-founders of organizations for women’s rights and domestic violence awareness.

Audre Lorde

Founding member of the Women’s Coalition of St. Croix which supported survivors.

Sylvia Rivera

Co-founder of the Gay Liberation Front, Gay Activists Alliance, and STAR.

Marsha P. Johnson

Co-founder of STAR which supported trans youth.

Barbara Gittings

Removed homosexuality from the APA’s mental disorders list.

Ruth Ellis

Opened her home for LGBTQ+ youth facing homelessness and violence.

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