What We Do

What We Do

For over 35 years, Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice has been the only philanthropic organization working exclusively to advance LGBTQI human rights globally, with a focus on reinforcing the political leadership of lesbians, women, transgender people and people of color.

Click through our interactive “fortune teller” to learn more about how our community of activists and supporters is propelling a phenomenal LGBTQI global movement to realize a future where all people are free from discrimination and violence.

One among the top ten LGBTQ grantmakers in the US and in the Global South and East, Astraea is fueling social change and cultural transformation, reinforcing the political leadership of lesbians, women, transgender people and people of color. At Astraea, grantmaking is paired with a deep commitment to active philanthropic education, advocacy and collaboration. Deeply nestled in a rich network of change-makers, connecting communities, on-the-ground activists and artists inspiring change, Astraea's impact is historical, profound and far-reaching.