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Oasis @ The Lighthouse NYC :: July 24, 2019

Oasis @ The Lighthouse NYC :: July 24, 2019

Jul 30
Oasis is the largest LGBT summer cocktail party in NYC. It drew 1,200 LGBT supporters to the Lighthouse at Pier Sixty for a night of cocktails, auction, and live entertainment, all to benefit AFC's homeless LGBT young people.

GLSEN Respect Awards @ Cipriani 42nd Street :: May 20, 2019

GLSEN Respect Awards @ Cipriani 42nd Street :: May 20, 2019

May 21
The annual GLSEN Respect Awards were held at Cipriani 42nd Street to honor the work of student leaders, educators, community organizers, influencers, and corporations who serve as exemplary role models and have made an impact on LGBTQ youth.

Santa Clara Supervisors Look to Create Programs for Homeless Youth

By Heather Cassell | Oct 8
Following the presentation of a report showing 13,250 high school students in Santa Clara County are couch surfing or living on the streets, the Board of Supervisors voted to create programs to tackle Silicon Valley's growing homeless youth population.

LGBT Homeless Teens Fight for Survival

By Deon C. Jefferson | Aug 20
The folks at A Way Home America, Rapid Results Institute, and HomeBase have come up with a solution to end teen homelessness, dubbed the 100 Day Challenge.

HRC's Groundbreaking Conference Supporting LGBTQ Youth to Be Held April 28-30 in Washington, D.C.

Apr 26
In its fourth year, this premier event of the HRC Foundation will address safety, inclusion and well-being for LGBTQ and questioning youth, and bring together a wide range of youth-serving professionals.

MA Students Take Part in Queer SF Travel Class

By Charlie Wagner | Mar 25
At first blush, spending spring break studying queer San Francisco might seem a bit too much navel-gazing even for the average LGBTQ San Franciscan. Think again!

Vandals Hang Noose in LGBT Youth Center

By Brittany Ferrendi | Dec 18
The Providence Youth Student Movement in Providence, Rhode Island, came across a hateful act of vandalism this week.

Point Honors Los Angeles Gala @ The Beverly Hilton Hotel :: October 1, 2016

Point Honors Los Angeles Gala @ The Beverly Hilton Hotel :: October 1, 2016

Oct 3
Point Honors Los Angeles, hosted by Cameron Esposito, recognizes individuals who are role models for LGBTQ youth. This year's honorees are Robin Roberts and Michael Lombardo.

Study: Teen Victims of Sexual Assault Getting Subpar ER Care

By Lindsey Tanner | Nov 2
Many sexually assaulted teens seeking emergency room care don't receive recommended tests and prevention treatments for pregnancy and venereal disease, according to a new study.

Republican Lawmaker Seeks Ban on LGBT 'Conversion Therapy'

By Kathleen Ronayne | Oct 13
A young Republican lawmaker is proposing legislation in New Hampshire to ban therapy aimed at changing the sexual orientation of minors.

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