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Our Story

It is incredible how one small idea can grow into something truly special. LGBT Platform Suriname is rooted in the belief that we all have an inherent responsibility to make a meaningful difference in our community. With a variety of active projects and a large volunteer staff, we harness our skills and resources to successfully achieve our goals.

Since our founding in 2000, we have been proud to witness how our activities have benefitted the San Francisco community and beyond. Want to take part? Contribute to our work by donating or volunteering today.

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Kris Ward

Grant Writer

Words cannot describe the role that Kris Ward has had in ensuring that LGBT Platform Suriname always stays on track. Their continued communication with beneficiaries means that Kris Ward is our greatest asset in listening to the pressing needs of grantees.

Ash Marcus

Communications Specialist

A well-respected member of the LGBT Platform Suriname team, Ash Marcus is one of our founding members and has played a vital role in shaping our vision and programs. They bring years of experience in making LGBT Platform Suriname a household name.


Charlie McMann

Project Manager

With us since our founding, Charlie McMann is one of our veteran team members and has played a critical role in shaping our mission and projects. They bring their years of experience and skills in helping LGBT Platform Suriname grow and make a measurable impact.

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