Rainbow Families is the leading organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trangender, and queer (LGBTQ) parents, prospective LGBTQ parents, and allies in DC, Maryland, and Virginia (the DMV).

By joining Rainbow Families today, you will be an "official" member of our organization.

Why is your membership in Rainbow Families so important?

Your membership is important because it...

  • Solidifies your support as an ally of LGBTQ parents and their children
  • Provides tools, resources, and support for you as a prospective LGBTQ parent
  • Counts your family among the growing number of LGBTQ-headed families in the DMV
  • Gives you access to free and reduced-rate events including playgroups and outings for children
  • Fosters your connection and communication with other LGBTQ parents, prospective parents, and allies via online discussion forums
  • Brings you together with other parents and families who have similar interests and/or experiences
  • Keeps you informed about the issues facing LGBTQ-headed families via our website and eNewsletter
  • Empowers children in LGBTQ-headed families
  • Connects you to a large, diverse community of LGBTQ parents and allies, and
  • Builds and strengthens our community


Member ($35/Year): 

This level of membership exemplifies your support of and commitment to the mission, vision, and work of Rainbow Families. This level is typically comprised of parents, co-parents, guardians, caregivers, grandparents, and adult children of LGBTQ-headed families and prospective LGBTQ parents. However, anyone and everyone is welcome to join at this level.

Lifetime ($500/One Time): 


This level of membership demonstrates your long-term commitment to the mission, vision, and work of Rainbow Families.
 A commitment at this level enables the long-term viability of Rainbow Families to continue to serve as an indispensable resource for LGBTQ-headed families and prospective LGBTQ parents.


Ally/Supporter ($25/Year): 

This level of membership shows your support of LGBTQ-headed families in the DMV.  This level is typically comprised of community members, service providers, educators, and teachers who are welcoming and supportive of LGBTQ-headed families.  It also includes prospective LGBTQ parents and LGBTQ parents who are not yet ready to make the commitment of a full membership.

(PLEASE NOTE: Members at this level have limited access to online forums and no access to member directory information. Members at this level do receive member discounts for event registrations.)

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Please note:    Rainbow Families, including staff, volunteers, members and guests, take photos at  events/programs.  These photos are often shared on the Rainbow Families website and/or social media sites.  If photos are being taken, and you'd prefer not to be included, please indicate so at that time.    If a photo of you or your minor child(ren) appears on a Rainbow Families product/sites that you would like removed, please email us.   We do not take photos at support group sessions without express permission.   Rainbow Families has no control over other members/guests/media who take and share photos during events/programs. 
Please see our privacy policies on the Rainbow Families home page.  Thank you.


Rainbow Families

5614 Connecticut Ave., NW, #309

Washington, DC 20015-2604

P: (202) 747-0407     

E: info@rainbowfamilies.org         

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