The mission of the Latino/a Roundtable is to promote understanding, acceptance and affirmation of Latino/a LGBTQ persons and their families by transforming Latino/a faith communities and the wider Latino/a community.
Goals and Objectives
- To provide Latino/a families with the tools to understand, accept, and affirm LGBTQ persons in families, communities, and churches;
- To provide Latino/a LGBTQ persons with the tools to understand, accept and affirm themselves in families, churches, and communities;
- To provide Latino/a religious communities (i.e. churches, seminaries, persons, etc.) with the tools to understand, accept and affirm LGBTQ persons and their families in church and community;
- To bring Latino/a issues to the broader LGBTQ community and to bring LGBTQ issues to the broader Latino/a community;
- To produce and distribute resources, tools, and studies to ground, justify, and accomplish all of the above.
The Latino/a Roundtable publishes community-based resources and works with Latino/a faith leaders, scholars and activists across the country to distribute these resources.