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Welcome to Alaska’s statewide lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender educational and advocacy organization website.

Alaskans Together for Equality (ATE) is Alaska’s statewide educational and advocacy organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Alaskans. ATE is a nonprofit and nonpartisan organization,  that educates and advocates at the local, state and federal level for equal rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Alaskans.

Alaska’s gay and transgender population can be found across Alaska and our membership includes not only lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals and families but also straight allies across the state. 

ATE is part of what is known as Alaskans Together. One part being ATE that focuses on advocacy and the other part is a charitable sister organization, Alaskans Together Foundation, Inc., that focuses on education which is organized as a 501(c)3 education nonprofit serving the needs of Alaska’s diverse LGBTQ+ community. 

Thank you for visiting and we hope that you consider becoming a member and helping us make progress towards civil equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Alaskans.


VIDEO SPOTLIGHT: National TV Ad Depicting Transgender Discrimination

Equality Federation is proud to partner in the launch of a groundbreaking ad depicting the challenges faced by transgender people in accessing public restrooms—and highlighting the lack of state and federal nondiscrimination protections for transgender people—that will have its national television debuted on FOX News Channel on July 21, 2016, during the final night of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio. The ad also aired nationwide on MSNBC during the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.


One of our sister organizations Identity’s TransformAK video project aims to transform the public’s views of transgender Alaskans by telling stories about our common humanity, values, and life experiences.

VIDEO SPOTLIGHT: Love Is Love In Alaska

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This communication is paid for by Alaskans Together For Equality, Inc., P.O. Box 202453, Anchorage, AK 99520. Elias Rojas, president approves this message. This NOTICE TO VOTERS is required by Alaska law. I certify that this communication is not paid for, or approved by any candidate or candidate’s committee.