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Trevor Celebrates NYC’s Unity Project

City will initially invest $4.8 million in a multi-agency effort to expand holistic services for LGBTQ youth, including a new drop in shelter, inclusive education, employment training and transgender healthcare...
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The Trevor Project Celebrates the Legacy of Icon Edie Windsor

The LGBTQ community lost a historic leader in the passing of Edie Windsor. Best known internationally for her marriage equality advocacy, Ms. Windsor filed a lawsuit against the federal government’s Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and in a landmark ruling in 2013, the Supreme Court struck down DOMA as unconstitutional, granting equal marriage benefits to same-sex couples in a limited number of states before ruling in 2015 that marriage between same-sex partners is a national constitutional right....
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The Trevor Project calls on the Department of Education to protect Title IX

The Trevor Project condemned Education Secretary Betsy DeVos for her thinly-veiled decision to weaken Obama-era Title IX guidance with new regulations on how schools and universities handle allegations of sexual assault....
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Repealing DACA is Dangerous, Harmful, and Cruel

Repealing DACA does nothing to promote our core American value of equal opportunity....
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Victory in California! AB89 is Now Law!

Bill requires suicide prevention training for psychologists....
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Trevor Project: Heroic Trans Troops Should Be Celebrated, Not Threatened With Discrimination

"President Trump’s decision to ban transgender people from the military is wrong and un-American. Our heroic transgender troops should be celebrated and thanked for their patriotic service, not threatened with discrimination. We receive calls every day from LGBTQ youth expressing pain and anguish, often over dangerous policies like this one.”...
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Trevor and NCTE FILE FOIA Request—How is DOE protecting LGBTQ youth?

Organizations seek evidence of how policy changes are impacting Department of Education’s oversight to protect students across the country...
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The Trevor Project Commends The Mormon Church for Calling for a Community of Inclusion

Mormon Church Expresses Support for LOVELOUD Festival...
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Trevor Project Responds to Hate Incidents in Charlottesville, VA

The Trevor Project releases statement on hate-filled and violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, VA....
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Spike in Crisis Contacts Related to Anti-Trans Rhetoric

The Trevor Project Calls on Policymakers to Cease Anti-Transgender Rhetoric...
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Legal and Civil Rights Advocates Call on State Education Officials to Protect Transgender Students

Following is a press release from Public Justice re: the letter submitted to education officials in all 50 states in which The Trevor Project is a signer....
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Trevor Receives Grant from the Baxter Intl Foundation To Support Digital Crisis Services

Baxter International Foundation has funded a grant to The Trevor Project in support of the organization’s digital crisis intervention expansion of service hours for TrevorChat and TrevorText....
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The Trevor Project Hosts Star-Studded 2017 TrevorLIVE New York Gala

Hero Award presented to Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons; Icon Award presented to Edie Windsor...
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Marriage Equality Champion Edie Windsor to be Honored with our Icon Award at TrevorLIVE!

Imagine Dragons Set to Perform at the June 19 Fundraiser; Lead Singer Dan Reynolds to be Named Trevor Hero Honoree...
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Imagine Dragons Will Perform at TrevorLIVE New York!

Lead Singer Dan Reynolds to be Named Trevor Hero Honoree at June 19 Fundraiser; Broadway Star Shoshana Bean Tapped to Perform...
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Trevor Honors Raffi Freedman-Gurspan, the First Out Transgender White House Staffer

The Trevor Project Presents its Outstanding Public Service Award at A Night Out For Trevor: Washington, D.C....
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30 LGBTQ Organizations Join Letter Opposing Efforts to Block Patients from Planned Parenthood

The Trevor Project joins 30 LGBTQ organizations in support of Planned Parenthood...
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156 Civil and Human Rights Groups Call for Stronger Response to Hate Incidents

The Trevor Project joins 155 civil and human rights groups ...
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The Trevor Project Joins SF & NYC in Supporting Education Equality for Trans Students

Every student deserves to feel safe and welcome in their school...
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Trump Administration Title IX Guidance Withdrawal is a Danger to the Mental Health of Trans Youth

The Trevor Project stands shoulder-to-shoulder with the National Center for Transgender Equality, GLSEN, our other colleague organizations, and millions of kind and fair-minded individuals...
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Letter from Interim Executive Director Steve Mendelsohn

The demand for our services has surged since election...
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North Carolina Legislature Fails to Protect LGBTQ Constituents

The Trevor Project responds to HB2...
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Thank you for making TrevorLIVE LA 2016 a spectacular and moving celebration!

TrevorLIVE photos are here!...
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Welcome Interim Executive Director Steve Mendelsohn and VP of Marketing Sheri Lunn!

The Trevor Project Welcomes Interim Executive Director Steve Mendelsohn and Vice President of Marketing and Strategic Engagement Sheri Lunn!...
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Crisis Contacts from Youth to The Trevor Project Surge Immediately Following the Election

Calls to lifeline rose 116% in the two days after the election...
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The Future is Ours - Now More Than Ever!

A Statement about the 2016 Presidential Election...
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Alarming Rise in Death by Suicide Among 10-14 Year Old Youth

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Statement From The Trevor Project On The Tragic Events in Orlando

All of us at The Trevor Project are deeply disturbed and shaken by these heinous acts of hate......
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TrevorLIVE NY: Honoring Twitter, Cole Ray Davis, Jordan Roth & Richie Jackson

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Statement from Abbe Land: NYC Provides Bathroom Access Consistent With Gender Identity

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Join us at TrevorLIVE LA on December 6

Get ready for entertainment from Joel McHale, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Amy Adams, Sarah Silverman, Tituss Burgess, Cheyenne Jackson, Jeremy Jordan, Eli Lieb, and more....
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NextGen NY Honors Meghan McCain with The Ally Award for Annual Fundraiser, Fall Fete

Join us at Fall Fete, honoring Meghan McCain with host The Haus of Mimosa, and entertainment from DJ Tracy Young, DJ D’hana Perry, and The Lesbian and Gay Big Apple Corps. Marching Band......
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The Trevor Project Applauds Research on Conversion Therapy

Abbe Land applauds the recent findings of SAMHSA's research...
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Anna Kendrick is Honored at Variety’s Power of Women Event for Her Support for The Trevor Project

Watch Anna Kendrick's beautiful speech about The Trevor Project....
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“I am Cait” Explores Issues with Trans Youth

Last night, we watched the premiere of I am Cait along with millions of viewers...
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Abbe Land Responds to Religious Freedom Act

Abbe Land shared her disappointment about the passage of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act in Indiana...
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TrevorLIVE Raised Funds and Awareness for Youth Suicide Prevention

The Trevor Project presented “TrevorLIVE” New York hosted by Wanda Sykes at the Marriott Marquis....
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Arianna Huffington to be Honored with Trevor Hero Award

Celebrating 15 years, Trevor will honor Arianna Huffington at TrevorLIVE New York on June 16....
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BIG NEWS: Transgender Students Protected Under Title IX!

Organizations working to protect transgender youth from discrimination celebrate today’s announcement...
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Wanda Sykes to Host TrevorLIVE Benefit in New York

Tyler Oakley, Goldman Sachs to Be Honored...
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The Trevor Project Welcomes New Board Members

The Trevor Project is proud to announce the additions of three leaders...
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Facebook Moves to Gender Inclusivity

Abbe Land comments on today's social milestone as Facebook broadens its options to select gender and preferred gender pronouns on its English language platforms....
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