As the US withdrawal continues and the Taliban sweep through the country it is a frightening time for the LGBTQ+ community in Afghanistan. While many seek to flee to other countries, those who stay will likely be forced to hide their true identities or face severe punishments.

Many outside the country are looking for ways to help – this article from The Advocate provides a list of organizations who are working to provide support and would welcome donations.  To read more about the emerging situation for LGBTQ+ folks, The Advocate has another insightful article here.