Support them financially if you can’t…if not support the ideas they are trying to get across…by living your life to be an example of the finest in human beings the g/l/b/t communities
This is also true here in the UK. Peter Tatchell still routinely gets death threats and now lives in fortress like conditions on his council estate, with a hotline to the local police station in case of attacks.
And it happened to me when I and my boyfriend of the time appeared, some 15 or so years ago, on a daytime TV programme talking about gay marriage. Afterwards when because our faces were now known as “gay” to our neighbours we had a hell of a time from local youth who taunted us, encouraged by their parents.