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Meet Shéár

BY: Abie Peacock

“What I found was support and compassion and care and relatability… I was able to be raw and vulnerable.”

Shéár knew they wanted to be a girl as early as five years old — their parents forcing them to endure conversion therapy stifled this part of them. Just one call to The Trevor Project was transformative enough to give them the courage to continue finding themself.

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Gender cool

Meet the leaders from Gender Cool

“It's been such a positive thing to just be with people just like you.” - Hayden (she/her) The GenderCool Project is a youth-led movement bringing positive change to the world. The Champions are helping replace misinformed opinions with positive experiences meeting transgender and non-binary youth who are thriving.
Alma and Enrique

Meet Alma and Enrique

“When Enrique invited me to join LGBT Rights Mexico it changed my life, because he gave me that chosen family that in the end became my safe space. I met many people from all over the country, and in the end, I found what I thought I didn't have.” - Alma (she/her) Enrique founded “LGBT Rights” Mexico in 2021 because he didn’t think it was possible to be out in politics in Mexico. He decided that being his authentic self would bring change to the Mexico political system, and his co-founded Alma has found purpose in organizing.