The #DonutGiveUp challenge was created to support Poland’s LGBT+ community members, whose lives are not always so sweet. They face discrimination, marginalisation, and a difficult legal status that is far from equal.

Try to eat a donut without licking your lips in support of the Polish LGBT+ community and donate to the Equaversity Foundation!

Make their lives sweeter - donate today:

Alternatively you can wire money directly into our account: PL 92 1090 2851 0000 0001 4750 3639 SWIFT – WBKPPLPPXXX

We have already donated:


to organizations fighting for the rights of LGBTQ+ people

Check out who took the
#DonutGiveUp challange!

  • Olga Tokarczuk

  • Antoni Porowski

  • Anja Rubik

What the Polish LGBTQIA+ struggle with?


of Polish LGBT+ people have experienced homelessness, some of them still in school


of Polish population live in „LGBT free zones”

3 out of 4

Polish LGBT+ youth experience suicidal thoughts

barely half

of Polish parents accept their child’s non-heteronormativity


of homosexual people and 15% of transgender people are pressured to undergo a “treatment”

nearly 70%

of LGBT+ Poles declare they were a victim of a hate crime


of Polish LGBT+ people say that discrimination rate rose in the span of 5 years and blame it on the politics


of Polish people think that LGBT+ people are a danger to children

How to join the challenge?

Step 1

Accept the challenge

Step 2

Take a video of yourself eating a donut without licking your lips!

Step 3

Upload your video to social media, tagging #DonutGiveUpChallenge & @equaversity and challenging at least three of your friends!

Step 4

Make a donation to the Equaversity Foundation!

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