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Feds-investigating-alleged-anti-Semitic-activity-at-Univ-of-Illinois

  Feds investigating alleged anti-Semitic activity at Univ. of Illinois

The Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced it has opened a formal investigation into a complaint alleging Jewish students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) ...


 
Same-sex-parents-are-7X-more-likely-to-raise-adopted-foster-children

  Same-sex parents are 7X more likely to raise adopted, foster children

--From a Williams Institute press release

A summary of data on same-sex parenting to inform reporting on Fulton v. City of Philadelphia On Nov. 5, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in Fulton v. City of Philadelphia. The case will ...


 
Inclusive-curriculum-tools-offered-to-schools-during-LGBTQ-History-Month-

  Inclusive curriculum tools offered to schools during LGBTQ History Month

--From a press release

October is LGBTQ History Month, and a coalition of LGBTQ organizations are celebrating by making tools available to school administrators, educators, youth, and families to help implement the state's new Inclusive Curriculum Law. The Illinois Inclusiv ...


 
About-Face-Theatre-announces-25th-season-of-new-work-digital-performances-

  About Face Theatre announces 25th season of new work, digital performances

--From a press release

CHICAGO — About Face Theatre is excited to announce plans for its landmark 25th anniversary season. Featuring new and original works, the company will focus on using digital streaming and online tools for most of the ...


 
WORLD-French-plan-gay-panic-defense-trans-youth-case-Northern-Triangle

  WORLD French plan, 'gay panic' defense, trans youth case, Northern Triangle

The French government unveiled a national plan to combat hatred and discrimination against LGBTQ people, and the initiative emphasises the importance of inclusive education in stamping out homophobia, RFI.fr reported. The three-year plan aims to make ...


 
Study-shows-young-queer-adults-face-high-rates-of-discrimination-

  Study shows young queer adults face high rates of discrimination

A new study from the progressive think tank the Center for American Progress (CAP) and the research group NORC at the University of Chicago reported that young queer adults face high rates of discrimination. The survey ...


 
Campus-Pride-announces-2020-Best-of-the-Best-LGBTQ-friendly-colleges-universities

  Campus Pride announces 2020 Best of the Best LGBTQ-friendly colleges, universities

--From a press release

Campus Pride commemorates LGBTQ History Month and National Coming Out Day by releasing its 2020 BEST OF THE BEST LGBTQ-Friendly listing of colleges and universities. The announcement features forty campuses ...


 
Victory-Gardens-Theater-announces-StudentsFirst-Virtual-Showcase

  Victory Gardens Theater announces StudentsFirst Virtual Showcase

--From a press release

Chicago, IL—Victory Gardens Theater announces the Voices of Tomorrow: Their World on Stagefundraising event on Dec. 9, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. The virtual event will showcase powerful and moving spoken word and artistic works created by ...


 
4M-gift-for-IU-McKinney-School-of-Law-focuses-on-LGBTQ-rights-diversity

  $4M gift for IU McKinney School of Law focuses on LGBTQ rights, diversity

--From a press release

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law has announced a significant $4 million gift from IU alumnus Steve Tuchman and his husband, Reed Bobrick. The gift will support the creation of an ...


 
Chicago-Teachers-Union-on-Breonna-Taylor-and-the-fight-for-racial-justice

  Chicago Teachers Union on Breonna Taylor and the fight for racial justice

--From a press release

CHICAGO, September 23, 2020—Chicago Teachers Union President Jesse Sharkey issued the following statement today in response to news that the Kentucky Attorney General will not charge the officer for the shots that killed Breonna Taylor. "For ...


 
Alicia-Keys-joins-After-School-Matters-event-

  Alicia Keys joins After School Matters event

Grammy winner Alicia Keys joined teenagers and their families across Chicago Sept. 24 for a live virtual conversation about current racial and social justice events, as well as her life and music career, including her recently ...


 
Champaign-County-holding-virtual-Pride-event-Sept-25-27

  Champaign County holding virtual Pride event Sept. 25-27

Champaign County-Uniting Pride of Champaign County announced the theme for the 2020 Champaign County Pride Celebration, taking place virtually Sept. 25-27: "Staying Apart—Rising United." Some of the events include the ...


 
Howard-Brown-breaks-ground-on-new-Broadway-Youth-Center-location

  Howard Brown breaks ground on new Broadway Youth Center location

Officials from the Howard Brown Health organization, public officials and community supporters gathered in Uptown Sept. 10 to break ground on a new Broadway Youth Center location. Projected for a 2021 opening, the five-story facility, at ...


 
Looking-at-implementation-of-an-LGBTQ-curriculum-in-state-public-schools

  Looking at implementation of an LGBTQ+ curriculum in state public schools

On Aug. 9, 2019, Gov. JB Pritzker signed Illinois House Bill 246 into law, amending the school code to include contributions of LGBTQ+ figures in public schools all over the state, effective as of July 1, ...


 
MAP-report-Religious-exemptions-in-child-welfare-would-harm-millions

  MAP report: Religious exemptions in child welfare would harm millions

On Aug. 19, the Movement Advancement Project (MAP) released "The High Stakes in the Fulton Case: Undermining the Vital Role of Child Welfare Laws & Regulations in Protecting America's Children." This report highlights what is at ...


 
30-Under-30-postponed-until-June-2021

  30 Under 30 postponed until June 2021

Windy City Times has made the difficult decision to postpone its annual 30 Under 30 Awards until next June, citing the coronavirus pandemic. The ceremony was originally scheduled to take place Wed., June 24, at Polo ...


 
A-peek-inside-The-Cribs-new-location

  A peek inside The Crib's new location

The Night Ministry is now operating The Crib in a new location at 1735 N. Ashland Ave. The previous location in the basement of Lakeview Lutheran Church only included 900 square feet of space—a prime reason ...


 
WERQ-LGBTQ-Job-Fair-on-Sept-18

  WERQ! LGBTQ Job Fair on Sept. 18

EDITOR'S NOTE: Information on this event has changed. See updated information at http://www.windycitytimes.com/lgbt/WERQ-LGBTQ-Job-Fair-now-online-Sept-17-18-/69098.html . Center on Halsted and Brave Space Alliance will hold the annual ...


 
Virtual-OPALGA-scholarship-gala-slated-for-Oct-24

  Virtual OPALGA+ scholarship gala slated for Oct. 24

OPALGA+/Oak Park Area Lesbian & Gay Association will hold a virtual scholarship gala Saturday, Oct. 24, at 7 p.m. The event will feature video clips from the organization's scholarship winners, the Founder's Award celebration and opportunities ...


 
Restorative-juvenile-courts-coming-to-Avondale-Englewood-

  Restorative juvenile courts coming to Avondale, Englewood

The Circuit Court of Cook County is set to launch its latest effort to address nonviolent crime and prevent recidivism with the opening of new Restorative Justice Community Courts in Chicago's Avondale and Englewood neighborhoods, Chief ...


 
Pritzker-announces-new-approach-for-juvenile-justice

  Pritzker announces new approach for juvenile justice

On July 31, Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker and Lt. Gov. Juliana Stratton announced the 21st Century Illinois Transformation Model—a new plan that aims to transform the state's juvenile-justice system over the next four years. The model ...


 
Teen-LGBTQ-activist-aims-to-inspire-with-Be-You-Tiful-Initiative

  Teen LGBTQ+ activist aims to inspire with Be You Tiful Initiative

Allison Frank is a 16-year-old lesbian activist from Lincolnshire's Stevenson High School who found her passion for activism and began the Be You Tiful Initiative. It all started when Frank was feeling overwhelmed in a makeup ...


 
Lurie-announces-overhaul-of-pediatric-intersex-surgery-policies

  Lurie announces overhaul of pediatric intersex surgery policies

Ann & Robert Lurie Children's Hospital announced July 28 that it will no longer perform irreversible genital surgical procedures on intersex patients until patients can participate in making the decision. The surgeries have long been controversial, ...


 
Cicero-student-finds-his-voice

  Cicero student finds his voice

When Jorge Martinez-Arevalo was in eighth grade, he was elected president of an LGBTQ+ after-school club at Unity Junior High School, in Cicero. During his eighth-grade year, the club, which is known as NJAW (short for ...


 
VIEWPOINT-Coming-out-letter

  VIEWPOINT Coming-out letter

Mom, Starting this letter is by far one of the toughest things I have done in a long time, and trust me, I've done plenty of difficult things. First of all I want to note that this letter is not intended ...


 
Goodman-reimagines-summer-education

  Goodman reimagines summer education

Free programming for participants "aged eight to 80" is underway online, as Goodman Theatre's popular Education and Engagement summer offerings for multigenerational learners go virtual, a press release noted. In ...


 
The-Crib-Night-Ministry-move-to-Bucktown

  The Crib, Night Ministry move to Bucktown

Nine years after it began operations in the basement of Lakeview Lutheran Church, The Crib—The Night Ministry's overnight shelter for young adults—has reopened in a larger, enhanced space on the first floor of 1735 N. Ashland ...


 
SCOTUS-provides-exemption-for-religious-schools-from-bias-lawsuits

  SCOTUS provides exemption for religious schools from bias lawsuits

On July 8, the U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS) ruled seven to two in favor of two California religious schools that argued for exemption from employment-discrimination lawsuits that teachers bring. Only justices Sonia Sotomayor and Ruth Bader ...


 
Australian-Irish-consulates-host-LGBTQ-advocacy-panel

  Australian, Irish consulates host LGBTQ+ advocacy panel

By Emily Reilly

Sarah Keating, the vice consul general of Chicago's Consulate General of Ireland; and Amanda Slone, the office services manager at the Australian Consulate of Chicago hosted a panel June 30 in honor of the marriage-equality campaigns ...


 
E-Patrick-Johnson-a-man-of-firsts

  E. Patrick Johnson, a man of firsts

E. Patrick Johnson is a man often associated with the word "first." He was the first in his family to go to college, and the first Black native of Hickory, North Carolina, to receive a Ph.D., ...


 
Advocates-celebrate-LGBTQ-Inclusive-Curriculum-Law-in-effect-July-1

  Advocates celebrate LGBTQ Inclusive Curriculum Law, in effect July 1

Students in Illinois public schools will learn about the contributions of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans people in state and national history because of the Inclusive Curriculum Law, which takes effect on July 1, 2020 for ...


 
GLAAD-unveils-inaugural-20-Under-20-list-

  GLAAD unveils inaugural 20 Under 20 list

GLAAD revealed its inaugural Rising Stars 20 Under 20 list. The list spotlights 20 young LGBTQ people, ages 20 and younger, who are accelerating acceptance of LGBTQ people while shaping the future of media and activism. ...


 
UIC-named-Illinois-best-college-for-LGBTQ-students

  UIC named Illinois' best college for LGBTQ students

Diversity and inclusion are cornerstones of the University of Illinois at Chicago's mission and its latest recognition gives the campus community more to be proud about during Pride Month. UIC has been named Illinois' best college ...


 
Supreme-Court-refuses-to-end-DACA-protections

  Supreme Court refuses to end DACA protections

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on June 18 that the Trump administration cannot dismantle the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which has offered protections to hundreds of thousands of people who both are undocumented ...


 
Plenty-OCookies-benefit-class-June-25

  'Plenty O'Cookies' benefit/class June 25

On Thursday, June 25, 7-8 p.m., La Casa Norte's (LCN's) Next Generation Board will host the Zoom event "Plenty O'Cookies for a Cause," featuring drag personality Plenty O'Smiles. O'Smiles will guide bakers as they make and ...


 
Out-professor-named-NU-school-dean

  Out professor named NU school dean

E. Patrick Johnson has been named dean of Northwestern University's School of Communication, Interim Provost Kathleen Hagerty announced. Johnson—the Carlos Montezuma Professor of African American Studies and Performance Studies at ...


 
Lawrence-Hall-recognized-by-Human-Rights-Campaign-Foundation-for-LGBTQ-inclusion-

  Lawrence Hall recognized by Human Rights Campaign Foundation for LGBTQ-inclusion

CHICAGO — Today, Lawrence Hall, a nonprofit organization focusing on trauma-informed healing and resilience building in youth, families, and communities in the Chicago area, proudly announced that it is being ...


 
Lutheran-Child-and-Family-Services-of-Illinois-recognized-by-HRC-Foundation-for-LGBTQ-inclusion-

  Lutheran Child and Family Services of Illinois recognized by HRC Foundation for LGBTQ-inclusion

Oakbrook Terrace, IL — Lutheran Child and Family Services of Illinois (LCFS), the second largest community-based provider of child welfare services in Illinois, including foster care and adoption, proudly announced ...


 
BAMtheatre-starting-virtual-classes

  BAMtheatre starting virtual classes

In response to the stay-at-home and social distancing orders implemented by the COVID-19 pandemic, BAMtheatre has reimagined its musical theatre-focused programming through a host of virtual master classes, workshops, choirs ...


 
Trevor-Project-releases-report-on-mental-health-of-trans-non-binary-youth

  Trevor Project releases report on mental health of trans, non-binary youth

The Trevor Project's research team has published a new peer-reviewed article titled "Understanding the Mental Health of Transgender and Nonbinary Youth" in the Journal of Adolescent Health (JAH). Among the ...


 
WORLD-Violence-in-Mexico-rainbow-drawings-youth-survey-Israeli-Pride-events-

  WORLD Violence in Mexico, rainbow drawings, youth survey, Israeli Pride events

Mexico is seeing a surge of extreme violence toward LGBT+ people in its deadliest year in half a decade, rights group Letra S. said, citing cases of victims brutally stabbed and brazenly killed in public, Reuters ...


 
Golden-Apple-surprises-out-teacher-with-award

  Golden Apple surprises out teacher with award

On May 15, Golden Apple—an Illinois nonprofit committed to preparing, honoring and supporting exemplary educators who advance educational opportunities for students—surprised Jenine Wehbeh, a seventh and eighth-grade teacher at John ...


 
NCLR-denounces-Dept-of-Education-rule-making-LGBTQ-students-less-safe-at-school

  NCLR denounces Dept. of Education rule making LGBTQ students less safe at school

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The National Center for Lesbian Rights strongly condemns the United States Department of Education for releasing a new rule that weakens Title IX protections, making schools less safe — particularly for LGBTQ students. ...


 
Town-hall-addresses-youths-needs-during-pandemic

  Town hall addresses youths' needs during pandemic

Advocates focused on ensuring that LGBT youth have access both to resources and straightforward facts during the COVID-19 pandemic presented during Equality Illinois' April 28 online town hall meeting. As the pandemic processes, numerous LGBT youth ...


 
Actors-Gym-to-stream-original-production-Isolated

  Actors Gym to stream original production Isolated

Actors Gym to stream original production 'Isolated' Actors Gym has announced Isolated, its annual spring youth circus that, this year, has been devised through an innovative online rehearsal process. It features 28 of its top youth ...


 
COVID-19-Lightfoot-Oprah-to-be-part-of-virtual-commencement

  COVID-19 Lightfoot, Oprah to be part of virtual commencement

In an effort to celebrate the city's high school seniors who will not have a traditional graduation this spring because of the COVID-10 pandemic, Chicago Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot, in partnership with Citadel, announced she will ...


 
COVID-19-Pritzker-Schools-closed-through-end-of-academic-year-

  COVID-19 Pritzker: Schools closed through end of academic year

On April 17, Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker announced that in-person learning in schools will not resume during the 2019-20 school year, with remote learning days to continue for all pre-kindergarten through 12th-grade students. Illinois will receive ...


 
Idaho-anti-trans-law-challenged

  Idaho anti-trans law challenged

A lawsuit was filed April 15 challenging Idaho's recently passed law that bans women and girls who are transgender as well as many women and girls who are intersex from participating in school sports, according to ...


 
NATIONAL-Coronavirus-deaths-the-CARES-Act-Ritchie-Torres-trans-youth-study

  NATIONAL Coronavirus deaths, the CARES Act, Ritchie Torres, trans-youth study

Lorena Borjas—a transgender Latina activist who fought for immigrants and sex workers—died of COVID-19 at age 59 at Coney Island Hospital, CNN.com reported. Her passing inspired tributes from countless activists ...


 
Pritzker-announces-help-for-emergency-child-care-centers

  Pritzker announces help for emergency child-care centers

Building on the state's response to support families of essential workers and child-care providers throughout Illinois during the COVID-19 pandemic, Gov. JB Pritzker announced an expansion of eligibility to support ...


 
PFLAG-to-launch-TransKids-SoFierce-social-media-campaign-on-March-31

  PFLAG to launch TransKids, SoFierce social media campaign on March 31

WASHINGTON, DC—Beginning Tuesday, March 31, PFLAG invites allies, family, and friends of transgender kids (trans kids) to join a an uplifting social media campaign called #TransKids ...


 
Around-Broadway-to-honor-high-school-musical-theater-students

  'Around Broadway' to honor high-school musical-theater students

Broadway In Chicago has announced its new social-media program, "Around Broadway in 80 Days." In the wake of the cancellation of The Jimmy Awards (the national program) and the Illinois High School Musical Theatre Awards (IHSMTA, ...


 
NATIONAL-Curriculum-law-NY-trans-rule-Andrew-Gillum-LGBT-Health-Week-COVID-19

  NATIONAL Curriculum law, N.Y. trans rule, Andrew Gillum, LGBT Health Week, COVID-19

The U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina entered a consent decree that declares South Carolina's 1988 discriminatory anti-LGBTQ curriculum law unconstitutional and bars its enforcement, according to a joint ...


 
South-Side-LGBTQ-Center-Brave-Space-Alliance-expands-staff-office

  South Side LGBTQ Center Brave Space Alliance expands staff, office

CHICAGO — Brave Space Alliance has doubled its staff by hiring Zahara Bassett as Director of Development and External Relations, and Brittney Thomas as Director of Programs. The two new hires bring further vibrancy, skills, and ...


 
LGBTQ-group-Rainbow-Youth-Connections-to-participate-in-South-Side-Irish-Parade

  LGBTQ group Rainbow Youth Connections to participate in South Side Irish Parade

Rainbow Youth Connections—a writing and arts oriented LGBTQ youth group centered in Beverly—will march in this year's South Side Irish parade on Sunday, March 15. [NOTE: As for March 11, the parade had been cancelled because ...


 
MOMBIAN-Needing-more-than-a-moment-LGBTQ-representation-in-childrens-media

  MOMBIAN Needing more than a moment: LGBTQ representation in children's media

The Academy Award-winning songwriters behind Disney's Frozen, Kristen Anderson-Lopez and husband Bobby Lopez, announced recently that they are working on Universal Pictures' movie musical adaptation of The Prince and the ...


 
Advocates-support-health-education-bill-for-public-schools

  Advocates support health-education bill for public schools

At a press conference, Wednesday, Feb. 26, a group of advocates announce their support for the Responsible Education for Adolescent and Children's Health (REACH) Act, which mandates comprehensive, inclusive and ...


 
The-Illinois-60-by-25-Network-to-hosts-7th-annual-conference

  The Illinois 60 by 25 Network to hosts 7th annual conference

CHICAGO, IL — Advance Illinois, Education Systems Center at Northern Illinois University and the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) are pleased to host the seventh annual Illinois 60 by 25 ...


 
Suburban-district-settles-anti-trans-lawsuit

  Suburban district settles anti-trans lawsuit

After more than four years, Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 settled a lawsuit brought by transgender former student Nova Maday, who alleged discrimination. The Daily Herald reported that the district decided to pay Maday and her ...


 
30-Under-30-Awards-to-be-held-June-24

  30 Under 30 Awards to be held June 24

Windy City Times will again mark Pride Month with its annual 30 Under 30 Awards. The ceremony will take pace Wed, June 24. There will be a 5:30 p.m. reception, with the program being 6-7:30 p.m. ...


 
About-Face-Theatre-to-host-Wonka-Ball-Silver-and-Gold-May-30-UPDATE

  About Face Theatre to host Wonka Ball: Silver and Gold May 30 UPDATE

UPDATE Postponed. See http://www.windycitytimes.com/lgbt/Wonka-Ball-postponed-/68302.html . CHICAGO (February 10, 2020) — Dress up to get down at Wonka Ball, About Face Theatre's annual benefit gala and Chicago's most glamorous party. ...


 
High-school-seniors-can-pursue-journalism-award-

  High-school seniors can pursue journalism award

The Northern Illinois Newspaper Association (NINA) will award a $1,000 scholarship this spring to the high school senior picked by the association as the 2020 Northern Illinois High School Journalist of the Year. NINA President Margarita ...


 
MOMBIAN-Parenting-on-The-L-Word-Generation-Q

  MOMBIAN Parenting on 'The L Word: Generation Q'

The L Word: Generation Q, the sequel to the groundbreaking queer television drama The L Word, just ended its first season on Showtime. There is much to praise about the new show, including more varied representation ...


 
Queer-Valentines-Day-event-at-MCA

  Queer Valentine's Day event at MCA

"Odd Pleasures: A Queer Valentine's Day Event" will take place Friday, Feb. 14, 7-8:30 p.m., at the Museum for Contemporary Art (MCA), 200 E. Chicago Ave. Chicago drag queen/comedian Aunty Chan will host the variety show, ...


 
Love-Out-Loud-ball-Feb-8

  'Love Out Loud' ball Feb. 8

In Demand Entertainment and CSU Royal Court are presenting the Love Out Loud Ball on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2-10 p.m., at Chicago State University's Student Union Building, 9501 S. King Dr. The ball-approved event is offering ...


 
VIEWS-College-for-LGBTQ-students

  VIEWS College for LGBTQ students

Finding yourself and becoming comfortable with your identity is something that people within the LGBTQ community struggle with every day. There is coming to terms with your sexual orientation and/or gender identity, and how you choose ...


 
Young-Playwrights-Festival-running-through-Jan-25

  Young Playwrights Festival running through Jan. 25

Pegasus Theatre Chicago is presenting the 33rd Young Playwrights Festival through Saturday, Jan. 25, at The Courtyard Theatre in The Getz Theater Center at Columbia College Chicago, 72 E. 11th St. The Young Playwrights Festival (YPF) ...


 
LGBTQ-nonfiction-writing-class-starts-Feb-13

  LGBTQ+ nonfiction writing class starts Feb. 13

StoryStudio Chicago, 4043 N. Ravenswood Ave., is offering a new course on writing stories from a queer perspective. Conceived by author Jeremy Owens, this class focuses on LGBTQ+ nonfiction writing, and it starts Thursday, Feb. 13, ...


 
Young-Playwrights-Festival-running-through-Jan-25

  Young Playwrights Festival running through Jan. 25

Pegasus Theatre Chicago is presenting the 33rd Young Playwrights Festival through Saturday, Jan. 25, at The Courtyard Theatre in The Getz Theater Center at Columbia College Chicago, 72 E. 11th St. The Young Playwrights Festival (YPF) ...


 
Trans-undocumented-students-can-now-access-college-aid

  Trans, undocumented students can now access college aid

Undocumented and some transgender students can now access state college aid, now that a loophole preventing them from doing so has closed, The Chicago Sun-Times reported. The new statute—called the Retention of Illinois Students and Equity ...


 
MOMBIAN-Holiday-gift-guide-for-LGBTQ-childrens-books

  MOMBIAN Holiday gift guide for LGBTQ children's books

It's time for my annual gift guide to some of the year's best LGBTQ-inclusive children's picture books! There were happily more books published this year than I can include here, so please visit Mombian.com for a ...


 
School-official-dismisses-trans-related-suicides

  School official dismisses trans-related suicides

In Evansville, Indiana, a school board member seemingly dismissed activists' concerns about safety for LGBTQ kids and trans-related suicides, Advocate.com reported. Members of the Tri-State Alliance—a social service and educational ...


 
Youth-urged-to-take-quiz-before-World-AIDS-Day

  Youth urged to take quiz before World AIDS Day

As part of a continuing effort to educate young people about HIV prevention and treatment, Illinois HIV Care Connect has introduced HIV and youth web content to support the Y.O.U.T.H. (Youth Overcoming Undetected and Treatable HIV) ...


 
AMA-supports-laws-protecting-youth-from-conversion-therapy-NCLR-responds

  AMA supports laws protecting youth from conversion therapy, NCLR responds

CHICAGO, IL — Today, the American Medical Association (AMA) announced that it will formally support state and federal legislation protecting LGBTQ youth from the life-threatening practice of conversion therapy. The ...


 
Trevor-Project-raises-12M-at-LA-gala

  Trevor Project raises $1.2M at L.A. gala

On Nov. 18, the Trevor Project—the world's largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ young people—hosted its 2019 TrevorLIVE Los Angeles fundraising gala at The Beverly Hilton. The ...


 





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