HRC Story


The Human Rights Campaign represents a force of more than 1.5 million members and supporters nationwide. As the largest national lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer civil rights organization, HRC envisions a world where LGBTQ people are ensured of their basic equal rights, and can be open, honest and safe at home, at work and in the community.

Mission Statement

The Human Rights Campaign and the Human Rights Campaign Foundation together serve as America's largest civil rights organization working to achieve LGBTQ equality. By inspiring and engaging individuals and communities, HRC strives to end discrimination against LGBTQ people and realize a world that achieves fundamental fairness and equality for all.

The Human Rights Campaign envisions a world where lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people are ensured equality and embraced as full members of society at home, at work and in every community.

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  • Statement from @MaraKeisling of @TransEquality on #HB2 "deal" in North Carolina: #RepealHB2 #ncga #ncpol via @hrc 6 mins ago
  • FACT: #HB2 proposal is a bad deal that does not actually #RepealHB2. Instead, it doubles-down on... via @hrc 6 mins ago
  • Just like @HRC did with former Gov @PatMcCroryNC, we will hold all elected officials accountable who target our community w anti-LGBTQ... via @hrc 7 seconds ago