June is LGBT Pride Month

Images of diverse youth through a rainbow filter

June is LGBT Pride month, meant to recognize and honor the impact lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people have had in our communities. During Pride month, we celebrate diversity and recognize that everyone deserves to be respected for who they are, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.

Here are some ways to celebrate LGBT Pride Month:

A Theater Program Empowers LGBTQ Youth

Leadership Helps Youth Overcome Prejudice 

  • Check out the It Gets Better Project. Take the pledge to speak up against hate and intolerance whenever and wherever you see it. Watch videos from folks who know, “It gets better,” or submit a video of your own.

Updated June 8, 2012

9-5 pm Eastern