GSAFE is supported by generous individuals, foundations, and businesses who share our vision of schools where all LGBTQ youth and students thrive.

Below are some of our most generous institutional donors:


$25,000 – $49,999

Brighter Futures

Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

$10,000 – $24,999

Community Shares of Wisconsin

$2,500 – $9,999

Eldon Murray Foundation


Corporate Sponsors

Corporate sponsors support a variety of GSAFE programs, general operating expenses, as well as our two hallmark events: Celebration of Leader and Trick or Trot 5K Run/Walk. We are always interested in talking with potential corporate sponsors about opportunities to give in ways where both your and our mission and values align. Please contact us to learn more and to start the conversation.


Safe Schools Sustainers

Safe Schools Sustainers are the leading donors that keep the programs of GSAFE going strong.  By investing in our community and the lives of our youth, they give a gift that will change the future.


Purple Moon Foundation*

$2,500 – $4,999

Sue Goldwomon and Arlene Zaucha*

Liz Lauer and Nina Lebwohl

Jenny Pressman*

$1,000 – $2,499

Emily Dickmann and Tom Kuplic*

Patrick Farabaugh and Our Lives Magazine*

Bernie Hoes

Tamara Packard and Renee Herber*

Angela Prestil*

Smart Dental*

Jane and Jon Stevermer*

Katie Wilkin and Lauren Lebwohl

*Designates Founding Members of the Safe Schools Sustainers

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amy-testimonial“GSAFE’s LTI helped me become the person and activist I wanted to be, and helped me hone my skills so I could be a better leader.  I discovered myself in ways I never imagined.” – Amy, Former GSAFE Youth Activist