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Al-Fatiha Foundation (Contact: PO Box 33532 Washington, DC 20033, ): An international organization dedicated to Muslims who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, those questioning their sexual orientation and/or gender identity, as well as their families, friends, partners, and allies.

American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee: A Civil Rights Organization committed to defending the rights of people of Arab descent and promoting their rich cultural heritage. ADC, which is non-sectarian, non- partisan, is the largest Arab-American grassroots organization in the United States.

Arab Women's Solidarity Association (Contact: AWSA-SF Chapter, P.O. Box 11221, Berkeley, CA, 94712, International non-profit organization that promotes Arab women's active participation in social, economic, cultural, and political life.

SWANABAQ: South West Asian/North African Bay Area Queers (Contact: PO Box 14925, San Francisco, CA, 94114, A support/social group and discussion forum for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) Arabs, Armenians, Assyrians, Berbers, Kurds, Persians and Turks living in Northern California. Please contact us for links to non-Bay Area connections.

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