Who We Are

Honoring humanity creates an equitable and just society.

Family of three posing close together

Washington, with beautiful landscapes from the beaches of Neah Bay to the rolling fields of Asotin and every place in between, is home to a beautiful tapestry of people seeking to make a life for themselves and a better future for their children, grandchildren, and generations to come.  The Washington State Office of Equity partners with numerous internal and external stakeholders to receive anti-racist, decolonized, disaggregated data in order to produce relevant information that result in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Two-spirit and Gender non-conforming people having full access to the opportunities, power, and resources they need  to flourish and achieve their full potential.

Please remember, especially in these times of group-think and the right-on chorus, that no person is your friend (or kin) who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow and be perceived as fully blossomed as you were intended. Alice Walker