FILLING THE LGBTQ+ SUPPORT VOID BETWEEN CHICAGO AND NORTH-CENTRAL INDIANA
LGBTQ Northwest Indiana's Primary Mission is to provide support, education and resources to the LGBTQ+ community
Support groups, workshops, special topics and an online resource directory will serve to fulfill our primary mission.
Promote LGBTQ+ community visibility, acceptance and equality
The LGBTQ+ community is a valid and tangible contributor to the Northwest Indiana area. With visibility comes acceptance, with acceptance comes equality.
Foster the awareness of, and provide education about the LGBTQ+ community in Northwest Indiana
The community is not just the LGBTQ+ community; it is everyone living and working in the Northwest Indiana area. Removing the stigmas and phobias, and changing the negative assumptions and beliefs is goal of this mission.
Advocate for human rights and equality
The LGBTQ+ community is diverse, just as the community at-large in Northwest Indiana is also diverse. The rights of all in the community must be protected and normalized. We are all equals.
Support and Educate
LGBTQ Northwest Indiana strives to be the go-to organization for LGBTQ+ community members in the Northwest Indiana area, to be a Safe Place, a welcoming place, a sharing place.
LGBTQ Northwest Indiana will endeavor to participate in Northwest Indiana community events as well as promote LGBTQ+ community events.
LGBTQ Northwest Indiana will seek to better integrate the LGBTQ+ community into Northwest Indiana as a viable and vibrant part of the community at-large, to remove bias, judgement and misunderstanding.
Advocate for All
LGBTQ Northwest Indiana would like to see the end of all discrimination, harassment, fear and bigotry. We will do our part to move our society forward.