There’s no question 2020 has been a challenging year. Many lives have been lost due to a global pandemic, and many of us have faced isolation, loneliness, and incredible suffering during this uncertain year.

At MMAA, it has been no different, but our team has been working nonstop to advance fairness and equality for the LGBTQ military and veteran community. And our hard work is making a real difference.

This year we welcomed a new executive director, Jennifer Dane to the team, continued to challenge the discriminatory transgender military ban and outdated policies harming servicemembers living with HIV, and stayed on the front lines in the fight for LGBTQ military equality.

And we did so much more.

Looking back at 2020, here’s just a snapshot of our work: