The following main concerns and themes surfaced consistently among stakeholders and respondents in all research endeavors :
Our Fund Foundation is a valuable LGBT + community resource .
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Ranked number 4 among the top 10 U . S . funders of LGBT + issues by number of grants Ranked number 6 among the top 10 LGBT + public funders Leadership and philanthropy are critical to the local LGBT + community
Efforts improve the quality of life for LGBT + persons in South Florida through donor cultivation , grantmaking , and education
Health promotion across the lifespan of priority populations should address the following concerns :
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Physical , emotional , social , and behavioral aspects of health including social isolation HIV / AIDS , addiction , mental health , healthcare access , affordability and responsiveness Social determinants of physical and emotional health Economic stability , housing support and affordability
Our Fund wants to understand current LGBT + population needs and priorities within Broward and Miami-Dade Counties .