The Advancing Acceptance campaign seeks to raise awareness about the importance of family acceptance for transgender and gender-nonconforming youth.
By Thomas Hudson, Policy Associate for LGBTQ Equality Living at the intersection of black and queer identities means that you […]
By Anthony Thompson, Board Volunteer, YMCA of Greenville As LGBTQ+ youth, we are taught that big cities are a […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, January 22, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT Melanie Fonder Kaye [email protected] (202) 559-1801 Biden Foundation releases “As […]
By James Condon, Recruiting Director, YMCA of Central Florida Many of us know social responsibility is one of […]
“After I aged out of foster care, while my peers would talk about how excited they were to be traveling home, I spent the holidays in my dorm room.”
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, December 4, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT Melanie Fonder Kaye [email protected] (202) 559-1801 The Biden Foundation launches “As […]
By Emily Hecht-McGowan “Rest gently. You are safe. Welcome home.” On Friday, October 26th, Bishop Gene Robinson spoke these words […]
By Lydia Thacker, Chief Diversity Officer of the YMCA of Metro Atlanta SAGE Table is an initiative to fight […]
By Stacy Oksenberg, Chief Human Resources Officer, YMCA of Greater San Antonio; and Chelsea Berkowitz, Program Manager, Thrive Youth Center […]
By Liz T., Camp Counselor at YMCA Camp Tockwogh (YMCA of Delaware) Note: This is part off a blog series […]
On Saturday, September 15, Vice President Joe Biden headlined the Human Rights Campaign’s 22nd annual National Dinner in Washington, D.C. […]
By Tony Kayumi, President & CEO of the Ann Arbor YMCA Note: This is the first installment of a blog […]
Through his foundation, former Vice President Joe Biden has spent his time out of office working on issues like ending violence against women, strengthening the middle class, and supporting military families. Now, the focus is expanding, and the Biden Foundation’s LGBTQ youth campaign wants your stories of family, love, and rejection.