We are looking for you!

Founded in 2018, Global Black Gay Men Connect is a group of Black, gay, bisexual and same-loving men forming a movement internationally to empower our communities, foster resilience against oppression and initiate an ever-growing platform for our collective voices to be heard.

Our Staff

  • Korey Chisholm, Volunteer Program and Administrative Manager
  • Daniel Kalu, Volunteer Program Assistant
  • Anthony Jones, Volunteer Program Assistant
  • Haein Kim, Volunteer Social Media Intern
  • Matthew Blaise, Communications and Program officer
  • Clinton Williams, Finance and Administration Manager
  • Cameron Larsen, Volunteer Digital and tech assistant


Haein Kim

Volunteer Social Media Intern

Haein Kim: My name is Haein Kim and I currently live in Columbia, SC working as a recruitment specialist! I have a passion for grassroots organizing and fighting towards making this world a more equitable place for everyone. Volunteering for GBGMC has been an enlightening and motivational experience as we get to collaborate with like-minded people striving towards improving and helping underrepresented communities and peoples. 

Anthony Jones

Volunteer Program Assistant

Anthony Jones:  is from North Carolina and is currently working towards a career as a writer and relationships therapist. He currently spends most of his time volunteering in a variety of areas in his community and has a deep passion and love for helping African-Americans in the LGBTQ community.

Matthew Blaise

Communications and Program officer

Matthew Blaise: Matthew was born and raised in Nigeria. Blaise is working towards a Bachelor of Arts in English and Literary Studies at Alex Ekwueme Federal University. Blaise is a Founder of Oasis Project , a trustee at Reportout, a Women Deliver Young Leader 2020-2020 and the Winner of the TIERs SOGIESC activist awards 2020.


Host Committee Members

Micheal Ighodaro
Monroe France
Matthew Blaise
Jide Marculy
Jason Isarc
Kenita Placid
Dashown Usher
Rikki Nathanson
Akinpelumi Okelola
Richard Lusimbo



Sponsor Global Back Pride


Pride 2021 Artist Fund

All donations will go towards this fund.



Volunteer and join our cause. Because only together, we can!

LGBTQI Uganda Emergency Fund

Global Black Gay Men Connect, in collaboration with Uganda Key Populations Consortium and Sexual Minorities Uganda, to launch an Emergency Response Fund to support LGBTQI Ugandans.

Thank you for your generosity.