The membership of the Bayard Rustin LGBT Coalition embraces advocacy and education to effect social change through the creation of a political dynasty that is visionary, proactive and rooted in the Black and LGBT experience.
The Bayard Rustin LGBT Coalition (BRC) engages in activities that facilitate:
- Greater equality and visibility for the Black and LGBT community in the greater San Francisco Bay Area
- Support for Black and LGBT civil servants, promotion of community-based organizations and entrepreneurs that enhance and or celebrate the lives of Black and LGBT persons and families
- Creation of more awareness and public support for marriage equality
- Protection and refuge of at risk LGBT individuals, asylum for LGBT individuals abroad