Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund

Grants Awarded

  • $50,000 2020

    To pursue litigation advancing nondiscrimination protections for LGBT people. $50,000

  • $50,000 2019

    To pursue federal litigation advancing nondiscrimination protections for LGBT people and to collaborate with other national legal groups. $50,000

  • $50,000 2018

    To pursue federal litigation advancing nondiscrimination protections for LGBT people and collaborate with other national legal groups. $50,000

  • $500 2017

  • $50,000 2017

    To help coordinate federal litigation advancing nondiscrimination protections for LGBT people. $50,000

  • $200,000 2016

    To pursue litigation defending marriage equality and advancing nondiscrimination protections for LGBT people. $200,000

  • $129,000 2015

    To pursue litigation to secure and defend marriage equality in all 50 states and protect gay couples from discrimination. $129,000

  • $112,500 2014

    To provide legal advice and other assistance in marriage equality lawsuits being litigated by private attorneys. $112,500

  • $100,000 2011

    To advance marriage equality at the state level and challenge the constitutionality of the Defense of Marriage Act. $100,000

  • $150,000 2010

    To secure equal rights for same-sex couples. $150,000