LGBTI equality and human rights in Europe and Central Asia


A list of useful websites, organisations, guides, books, mailing lists and other resources to support your organisation's fundraising. 



ILGA-Europe fundraising webinar 1: Practical steps to get started 

Webinar  ILGA-Europe fundraising webinar 2: The supporter journey from A to Z
Webinar  ILGA-Europe fundraising webinar 3: Fundraising to grow and strengthen your community 

ILGA-Europe report: Funding for LGBTI Activism in Europe and Central Asia: priorities and access to resources 


ILGA-Europe guide: "It shows that people care". LGBTI organisations fundraising from individuals in Europe and Central Asia.

This fresh guide includes an overview of fundraising, frequently asked questions, 10 case studies, and guidance and resources to start or improve your fundraising. 

What donors want A regular podcast by I.G. Advisors. Listen to episodes here

The Foundation Center is the world's leading source of information on philanthropy, fundraising, and grant programs.

SOFII - showcase of fundraising innovation and inspiration  Innovative fundraising campaigns, ideas and tools from across the world, available in various languages.
Institute of Fundraising 

A UK-based professional body for fundraising professionals.

- membership (€)

- training and events (€)

guidance and resources 

- presentations and tutorials on their YouTube channel

Make it rain. Tips and tricks for crowdfunding success.  

By Social Misfits Media. 

Download here

Friends with money. A guide to fundraising on social media. 

By Social Misfits Media. 

Download here.

Fundraising for Stonewall. Packed with fundraising ideas, advice and tips.

A good practice example of a guide for people who want to raise money for your organisation. By ILGA-Europe's member Stonewall. 

Download here.

LGBT Foundation Guide to Fundraising

Another good practice example of a guide for people who want to raise money for your organisation. 


Download here.

Invest, Educate, Engage, Ask: Strategies for Increasing Individual Giving to LGBTQ Rights in the Global South and East Written by Kris Abrams with Katherine Acey, for the Global Philanthropy Project, December 2011
Directory of Social Change 

Books, trainings, events and other resources for fundraisers (€)

Klein and Roth Consulting

Fundraising consultancy (€), books (€), newsletter with fundraising tips.