Category: Youth

Poll: One third of today’s youth identify as gay or bi

Poll: One third of today’s youth identify as gay or bi

According to Ariel Sobel on The Advocate: A poll conducted by the BBC found that a third of 16 to 22-year-olds identify as being attracted to someone of the same sex at least some of...

Kansas LGBTQ students physically attacked by students chanting “Make America straight again”

Kansas LGBTQ students physically attacked by students chanting “Make America straight again”

According to Meka Beresford on The Advocate: A group of homophobic students chanted “make America straight again” as they attacked their LGBTQ classmates at a homecoming parade in Kansas. It’s believed dirt and other...

Kansas high school students stage sit-in to protest transphobia

Kansas high school students stage sit-in to protest transphobia

According to Alex Bollinger on LGBTQ Nation: Students who sent hateful messages to hundreds of other students at Lawrence High School in Kansas will face disciplinary action following a protest at the school. About...

Support LGBTQ students at the RISE Brunch

Support LGBTQ students at the RISE Brunch

By Josh Stapf Enjoy an afternoon at the Yacht Club while supporting LGBTQ youth. The RISE scholarship brunch takes place Sept. 24 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Rochester Yacht Club, 5555...

Alliance launches new Youth programming

Alliance launches new Youth programming

By Susan Jordan Seven new programs will launch this fall for LGBTQ+ youth as part of the Alliance’s Youth Working Group. To follow in the successful, historic footsteps of previous Alliance youth programming, the...