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Peace in Hard Times

These are stressful times, for both young and old, as our country wrestles with actions by the new administration that leave many feeling threatened.  How do we engage for democratic principles, justice, and peace while also coping with fear, sadness, anger, and worry, and bewilderment? 773 more words

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CEPI Now Accepting Applications for the 2017/2018 Out4STEM Program

Attention: Philadelphia 10th and 11th Graders! We are now accepting applications for enrollment in the Out4STEM Program. The Out4STEM Program aims to provide Philadelphia’s LGBTQ+ youth with STEM-centered mentorship, academic support and career advice in an inclusive, safe space. 379 more words


LGBT Youth Summit Aimed at Safer Schools

By LGBTQ Nation ·

The U.S. Department of Education on Monday kicked off the first-ever LGBT youth summit, a two-day event on “Creating and Maintaining Safe and Supportive Environments for LGBT Youth.” 658 more words

Caleb Laieski

Schools Are Failing LGBTQ Youth, But Here's How You Can Help




Schools Are Failing LGBTQ Youth, But Here’s How You Can Help:

“School can be a tough environment for anyone, but for LGBTQ youth, facing harassment,  bullying, and abuse can make a serious impact in both their short- and long-term health. 61 more words


MFierce Coalition Presents on Youth Engagement at APHA

On October 30th, 2016, Jimena Loveluck, MSW, represented Michigan Forward for Enhancing Research and Community Equity (MFierce) at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado. 147 more words

LGBTQ+ Youth

Second Donation, Indiana Youth Group

Given the political climate, I hope all of you were able to spend time with your families yesterday and come out of it relatively unscathed! I’m sure that all of you were on the edge of your seats to find out who I would donate to next, well I’ve chosen the… 292 more words



Amy Peterson | She/Her/Hers Steering Committee member | Detroit, MI

Michigan Forward in Enhancing Research and Community Equity (MFierce), is a partnership of community organizations, youth advocates, and public health researchers working together to reduce STIs among young sexual and gender minority youth in Southeast Michigan. 877 more words

LGBTQ+ Youth