the LGBTQ Youth Homelessness Initiative
The LGBTQ Youth Homelessness Initiative is a groundbreaking collaboration between eight local nonprofit organizations and Representative David Richardson, with the cooperation of the Florida legislature, to fund crucial services for the homeless LGBTQ youth population in Miami-Dade County. Click the banner for more details.
The mission of Aqua Foundation for Women is to serve as the funding catalyst for lesbian, bisexual, and transgender wellness and equality in South Florida through grants, scholarships, and initiatives.
Aqua’s grant priorities for 2013 are:
- Support LBT Women’s physical, mental, and emotional health
- Combat LGBT youth homelessness
- Create conference for LBT young women on cultivating leadership, personal financial planning, health, and business skills
Aqua Foundation Executive Director Robin Schwartz named one of the Top 50 Most Influential People in South Florida by South Florida Gay News
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Perennial Strategy Group Announces Support for the Aqua Foundation for Women
WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – As the Aqua Foundation for Women celebrates its 10th anniversary, Lamell McMorris, founder and CEO of the D.C. based companies bearing the Perennial name, announces its newest philanthropic effort. After several meetings with Robin Schwartz, the Foundation’s executive director, McMorris, a dynamic entrepreneur known for his advocacy of civil and [...]
LGBT women in South Florida come out strong as Aqua honors Ros-Lehtinen, Ortuño
Back when gay activists strategized during the 1970s Anita Bryant era, Joan Schaeffer usually was the only woman in the room. “Women were not involved politically, to my recollection. One thing we had then, that we don’t have now is women’s bars. That’s where the women would go. The bars were very segregated. There were [...]