We highly encourage that if you are considering a donation, that you review our membership plans. Becoming a member of the Center opens you to a world of fun through our monthly member events, member discounts, and keeps you tied in with the community here in Orlando!
One Time Donations
The GLBT Center of Central Florida is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization with one and a half paid employees; all of our day-to-day operations are run by volunteers. We depend on memberships and your donations to keep our doors open!
Why should I donate?
The Center is the oldest continuous GLBT organization in Florida and has been in operation for over 32 years. We are the ONLY full-time GLBT center in the 6-county area (Orange, Seminole, Brevard, Volusia, Lake, and Osceola Counties), which is home to more than 206,000 GLBT individuals. Our website receives over 8,000 unique hits per month, and more than 15,000 people visit The Center each year. We provide the community with:
- hundreds of telephone business referrals that support local Central Florida businesses
- FREE rapid HIV testing seven days a week
- regular meeting space for numerous local social and support groups, including 12-step programs
- access to the only uncensored art gallery in Central Florida
- free counseling services
- and much more!
How do I donate?
The Center accepts any size donations in the form of cash, checks, and all major credit cards. Donations should be given to a representative at The Center at 946 N Mills Avenue, Orlando or made online by clicking on the Donate Now button on our website.
Please select an amount to be billed to your credit card monthly for however many months you choose. The donation amount and duration is completely flexible, making the Fill the Rainbow Flag program an easy way to contribute to The Center no matter what your budget.
How much should I donate?
As much as you want! The Center appreciates every dollar and every dollar goes toward funding our services to the community. Don’t forget that donations to The Center are also tax-deductible (where applicable by law).
How else can I help?
If you would like to contribute further to The Center, please consider becoming a member, either as an individual or a business. You can also volunteer your time and energy—check the calendar here on the website for the date of the next volunteer orientation session!
If you would still like to learn more about donating to The Center, please call us at (407) 228-8272.
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