National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) is the business voice of the LGBT community, the largest advocacy organization dedicated to expanding economic opportunities and advancements for LGBT people, and the exclusive certifying body for LGBT-owned businesses.

Patsy T. Mink Center For Business & Leadership (MCBL) helps equip all people to become successful entrepreneurs and leaders by providing one-on-one business counseling, innovative workshops and unique, specialized programs in a nurturing environment.

MCBL Toastmasters  The Mink Center for Business Leadership Toastmasters group.

MCBL Business Counseling  Free to low cost individual business counseling  — this is by appointment.

MCBL Legal Counseling   Free business legal counseling 30 minute sessions.

Hawaii Small Business Development Center  (SBDC)  Overview video here  Free, Professional Business Advisors Offering individual assistance, workshops and seminars, help with business planning, financial management, access to loans and capital, business and government contracting advice, research and analysis, strategic planning, cashflow, online business resources and other entrepreneurial resources offered statewide.

Small Business Administration Hawaii District (SBA)   SBA has many no-cost services which assist entrepreneurs with planning, launching, managing and growing your business. This includes workshops, seminars, research services, help with business plans, access to loans, help with selecting business legal structure, licenses, insurance, human resources, marketing and sales, government contracting assistance, grants, and many more resources.

Community Marketing & Insights has provided lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) research, market insights, strategies and training to corporate leaders, non-profits, universities and government institutions around the world since 1992.


Hawaii LGBT Legacy Foundation

Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival

University of Hawaii LGBT Student Services

Life Foundation

Lima Kokua

The Lavender Clinic


Human Rights Campaign (HRC)

Gay Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN)

National Center for Transgender Equality

National LGBTQ Task Force


Hawaii Civil Rights Commission

American Civil Liberties Union of Hawaii

Lambda Legal Hawaii

National Center for Lesbian Rights

Hawaii LGBT Legal Association


Pride at Work Hawaii (AFL-CIO)

Sleep with the Right People (Unite Here!)