Dec 28, 2021

Lighthouse Foundation releases analysis of Chicago LGBTQ+ nonprofits

Windy City Times

Lighthouse Foundation of Chicagoland—a Black- and queer-led, multiracial social justice organization—has released its Black Queer Equity Index (BQEI).

Dec 20, 2021

How Can The City’s Leading LGBTQ Organizations Better Serve Black Queer Chicagoans? New Report Lays Out Equity Roadmap

Jake Wittich

The Black Queer Equity Index grades five LGBTQ-serving nonprofits on how well their organizations are creating opportunity and representation for Black LGBTQ people.

Apr 16, 2021

‘Black Queer Equity Index’ To Evaluate Local LGBTQ Nonprofits On Racial Diversity, Equity

Jake Wittich

The Black Queer Equity Index will grade five LGBTQ nonprofits on how well their organizations are creating opportunity and representation for Black LGBTQ people.

Apr 16, 2021

Lighthouse Foundation prepares for upcoming Black LGBTQ equity survey

Matt Simonette

Chicago-based Lighthouse Foundation hosted an online presentation April 15 to discuss its upcoming Black Queer Equity Index project.

Apr 15, 2021

A local nonprofit, Lighthouse Foundation, is surveying some of the city’s largest LGBTQ+ institutions and will be grading them on just how far their diversity and inclusion goes.

Adam M. Rhodes