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.

Recent Tweets
  • "What I found most offensive..was the open embrace of conversion therapy in the Republican platform"-@ChelseaClinton via @hrc 23 mins ago
  • "I do believe this is the most important election in my lifetime."- @ChelseaClinton #DemConvention #DemsInPhilly via @hrc 25 mins ago
  • "This is about my children and your children...I refuse to have a country that won't embrace them for whoever they may... via @hrc 15 mins ago