Affinity is an amazing social justice organization serving the needs of the Black LGBTQ+ community since 1995. 25 years ago Affinity was born out of the desire for Black lesbian, gay, and bisexual individuals to bring visibility to their presence on the south side.
As per their website:
Mission: Affinity is a social justice organization serving the needs of the Black LGBTQ+ community with a particular focus on Black women.
Vision: We envision a society where being your authentic self is not a liability and differences are fully embraced.
Focus: Our priorities are in supporting education, health, wellness and safety, as well as advocacy, organizing and civic engagement.
Values: We value community, recovery, healthy shared leadership, accountability, knowledge, safe spaces, critical justice and reciprocal relationships.