STATEMENT FROM LIBERTY HILL PRESIDENT AND CEO SHANE GOLDSMITH ON PRESIDENT TRUMP’S MILITARY BAN ON TRANSGENDER AMERICANS

by Shane Goldsmith on July 26, 2017

“Members of the transgender community are more likely to be victims of hate crimes and job discrimination, which are devastating repercussions of denying a group of people their human rights. We are a stronger nation when we include all people in all of our civic institutions, and when we stand firmly as allies in the fight for social justice and equality for all.

From Despair to Activist: The Challenges Facing LGBT Youth

by Anonymous (not verified) on April 02, 2012

A year and a half ago, our Chief Development Officer Darrell Tucci, shared his own story about surmounting the challenges of being an LGBT teen. We re-post this now as we release a new infographic that dramatically illustrates the difficulties LGBT youth face and the supports that can make all the difference.

Training to Survive

by Anonymous (not verified) on March 08, 2012

Training at leadership development programs like Liberty Hill’s Wally Marks Leadership Institute is not a luxury―it's a necessity.

Queer Youth Fund Fights Hate With Love

by Anonymous (not verified) on October 12, 2010

Weston Milliken talks about The Queer Youth Fund, which gives significant multi-year grants to small youth-led organizations that promote equality and justice for lesbian, gay, transgender, queer and questioning youth (LGBTQQ).

We Matter, We Count 2010

by Anonymous (not verified) on March 17, 2010

Although transgender people did not win recognition on the 2010 Census, advocates have a strategy and are recommending that individuals write in their own gender identities when filling out the form. Latino Equality Alliance, a Liberty Hill grantee, is helping spread the word by distributing this video made by transgender people in Los Angeles.