• Human Rights Campaign

    Human Rights Campaign
    The Human Rights Campaign is the largest LGBTQ+ civil rights organization in the country. With over three-million members across the country, the HRC is a powerhouse in the fight to ensure full equality for the LGBTQ+ community. Skating has only recently begun to include openly gay, trans and non-binary skaters and we’ve got a long way to go, but taking some cues from this org would be a good place to start.
  • Veterans Crisis Line

    Veterans Crisis Line
    Much like the other crisis lines in our community support page, the Veterans Crisis Line provides ‘round the clock call and text support. Check the video to see the crucial work they’re doing to keep our vets safe and secure and visit their site to learn how to spot the signs of a crisis.
  • WomensLaw.org

    WomensLaw.org
    Women’sLaw.org provides online legal support and resources for anyone with legal questions about domestic violence and other topics from its site. If you have questions about abuse or forms domestic violence, check their site or contact their confidential email hotline.
  • RAINN

    RAINN
    RAINN (Rape, Assault and Incest National Network) is the country’s largest anti-sexual violence organization. If you’ve been subjected to sexual violence and need help, call 800-656-HOPE (4673) today.
  • The Trevor Project

    The Trevor Project
    Following the Oscar-winning short film Trevor, the Trevor Project was set up to provide a 24-hour hotline for LGBTQ+ youth in crisis. Since ’98 it’s expanded to provide programs for those same young people, educators and allies to learn about coming out and best practices for suicide prevention. Watch the film below that started it all and let’s make sure we continue to make skating a community where people are comfortable being open with their sexuality and gender identity. And, of course, if you’re struggling with depression or suicidal thoughts, call the number below for help. 
  • Emergency Release Fund

    Emergency Release Fund
    The Emergency Release Fund posts bail for trans people in NYC who’ve been jailed. The existing system often prevents trans people from qualifying for pre-trial release programs, and being in jail makes them even more vulnerable. If you or someone you know is trans or LGBTQ+ and awaiting trial in jail, request bail funds here. Support the mission and help the most marginalized among us. 
  • National Black Justice Coalition

    National Black Justice Coalition
    The National Black Justice Coalition is a civil rights organization empowering Black LGBTQ+, same-gender loving and people living with HIV/AIDS. The NBJC combats racism and homophobia with their LGBTQ-Equality Initiative for more inclusive college campuses and works in Washington on issues of employment discrimination, relationship recognition and criminal justice. Check their site for more tools and terminology to make sure you’re updating and evolving your caveman dictionary.
  • Oakland LGBTQ Center

    Oakland LGBTQ Center
    The Oakland LGBTQ Center is the city’s first all-inclusive LGBTQ+ community center. With a ton of services like a library, food pantry, rental assistance program and support groups, the Center is a bright spot in the Bay that enhances and reinforces the lives of LGBTQ+ people. Stop by if you’re in the East Bay, though you can forget about skating the ledges out front—they’re fully knobbed. 
  • Trans Lifeline

    Trans Lifeline
    Trans Lifeline is the only crisis hotline set up to serve trans people in crisis staffed entirely by transgender operators. On top of combatting the suicide epidemic, the organization also provides financial support for legal name changes and other court services. If you or someone you know is struggling with identity-related issues, check out their site or call the number for help.
  • Skateistan

    Skateistan
    If you’ve heard of a skate charity, chances are it was Skateistan. From running skate schools in Afghanistan and teaching kids lifelong skills with the board, Skateistan has grown into a massive force for good around the globe and now connects other skate orgs to collaborate with the Good Push Alliance. There was even an Oscar-winning documentary made about the girls in the program.
  • Thrasher Weekend: Adidas in Denver

    Thrasher Weekend: Adidas in Denver
    Dismantling the Mile High streets and firing up locals at every stop, Tyshawn, Suciu, Daewon, Silas, Miles and the adidas team damn sure delivered in Denver.
  • Thrasher Weekend: Adidas in Denver Photos

    Thrasher Weekend: Adidas in Denver Photos
    Under the scorchin’ Colorado sun, five SOTYs and an undeniable cast of top riders ripped the Rockies for what might be the heaviest Thrasher Weekend yet. Hop in with Brook for all the flicks.
  • David Reyes for Mob Grip

    David Reyes for Mob Grip
    David throws on a clean sheet and hits the streets for Mob. 
  • Hugo Montezuma "Between Worlds" Blood Wizard Part

    Hugo Montezuma "Between Worlds" Blood Wizard Part
    Blazin' lines in backyard ponds and pullin' off psycho bridge stunts, Hugo brings it for Blood Wizard. 
  • Blue Marble: The Space Program Video

    Blue Marble: The Space Program Video
    Capturing the slams and the stoke from what looks like a world tour, The Space Program's diverse cast comes correct with its first full-length. Nathan Vitale's ender at Third and Army will shock you.
  • Events
    In The Mag
    April 2024 Filipe Mota Thrasher Cover_Burnett_350
    The spirit of Lance Mountain will grind hips and play skateboards 'til the end of time. Lance walks us down memory lane, charting his journey throughout the years to celebrate his 60th birthday. Also in this issue we have Antihero in ATL, Elijah Berle’s 5 Greats, the P-Stone Cup, Monster brings the energy in Portugal, GWAR plus more in this rev’d up issue.