National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR)Pride Community AwardSelected by SF Pride Board of Directors
Pride Community Award
For outstanding service to LGBTQ communities.The National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) is a national legal organization committed to advancing the civil and human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their families through litigation, legislation, policy, and public education. Founded in 1977, NCLR is celebrating 40 years in service to LGBTQ communities across the country. In this unprecedented political moment in which everything we have fought for coming under threat, NCLR is unwavering in our commitment to those whose are most vulnerable. We will be fearless in our efforts to call forth an America in which we can all live together in justice, equality and respect. In June 2015, NCLR won one of the biggest LGBTQ legal victories in history — the SCOTUS decision affirming marriage equality nationwide.