Our Work


We Lobby

For nearly a quarter century, Equality Illinois has led the charge to end discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals.

We Educate

The Equality Illinois Institute, an educational organization affiliated with Equality Illinois, focuses on the educational and charitable aspects of our mission.

We Elect

Equality Illinois PAC, a non-partisan state political action committee affiliated with Equality Illinois, fights aggressively every election cycle to recruit, support, and elect candidates who will stand up for our rights in Springfield and beyond.

Accomplishments and Mission

Equality Illinois builds a better Illinois by advancing equal treatment and social justice through education, advocacy and protection of the rights of the LGBT community. For 25 years, Equality Illinois has been leading the fight to protect individuals and strengthen families.