LGBTQ Youth Conferences

LGBTQ Youth Conferences

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Youth Conferences bring together thousands of openly LGBT youth to build leadership capacity among LGBTQ youths to create safer and more inclusive communities. Is your event not listed?  Send us an email Bear | Business | Career| Conferences | Europe | Film | Leather | Lesbian | Trans [caption id="attachment_36052" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Camp Pride, Campus Pride[/caption] Jan - Feb - MBLGTACC - The Midwest Bisexual, Lesbian, Gay, Transgender, and Ally College Conference (MBLGTACC) is an annual LGBTQ three-day conference hosted by Midwestern colleges and universities in the following states: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. Created in 1993, MBLGTACC includes a variety of workshops, activities, speakers, and entertainment that touch on issues affecting the lives of LGBTQ+ people. MBLGTACC serves as a space…
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2015 Teach For America’s LGBTQ Education Summit

2015 Teach For America’s LGBTQ Education Summit

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The LGBTQ Community Initiative will be hosting four multi-regional education summits in the Northeast, Midwest, Deep South, and True West. Join us for a weekend filled with inspirational speakers, community advocacy, and leadership development opportunities centering on the movement for educational equity and empowerment for LGBTQ communities. LGBTQ Education Summits are open to LGBTQ and Allied Teach for America Corps Members, Alumni, and staff, as well as educators, community members and partners beyond the organization. 2015 Teach For America’s LGBTQ Education Summit The fight for educational equity must come to the forefront of LGBTQ advocacy. Teach For America is committed to safety, fairness and dignity for all students as a measure of the excellent education they deserve. Teach For America’s LGBTQ Education Summits seek to bring together LGBTQ and Allied Corps…
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Charlotte Pride 2014

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Pride Charlotte - Charlotte, NC Charlotte Pride presents the annual lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and queer (LGBTQ) Pride festival and other events in the Queen City. The annual festival is the largest LGBTQ Pride event in the Carolinas and the largest between Atlanta and Washington, D.C. Charlotte Pride 2014 Charlotte Pride’s two-day cultural festival in the PNC Bank Festival Zone includes diverse national, regional and local entertainers, musicians and bands, and numerous participating vending booths, including art exhibitors, area non-profits, political candidates, retailers, food stands and more. The premier event is the culmination of a week-long slate of Charlotte Pride Week events highlighting the social, cultural, ethnic, artistic and political diversity of the metro Charlotte area’s LGBTQ community. Festival Attractions Flourish – A Celebration of the LGBTQ Arts Bechtler…
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Michigan Pride 2014

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Michigan Pride - Lansing, MI Rally the Capitol - Join us in taking a stand for LGBTQ Rights Michigan Pride’s Capitol Rally will celebrate the LGBTQ community’s progress in achieving civil rights and uniting against housing, workplace, and marriage discrimination. Michigan Pride 2014 Michigan Pride provides education, outreach, support, and events to enhance the lives of lesbian, bisexual, gay, and transgendered people and builds quality relationships with all Michigan residents Our Pride Festival, March & Rally need more than 100 volunteers to make Michigan Pride happen! For the past 24 years Michigan Pride has been sustained by the power of volunteers. By volunteering for a few hours, you can become a part of this rich tradition.  Sign-up is quick, easy, and your information will not be shared with anyone outside…
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Limmerick Pride 2014

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Limmerick Pride - Limmerick, Ireland This year after the Pride Parade we throw our biggest ever after party. It’s so big the name Block Party won’t do it justice. It needs a new name, something fitting the occasion. Limmerick Pride 2014 Ladies and Gentlemen, Welcome to PrideFest. Starting at 3p.m in The Potato Market on Merchants Quay, featuring acts such as Unity Gospel Choir, Rachy P, Elaine O Halloran, Europe’s No1 P!nk Tribute Laura Tapp, DJ Jules and our special guest Misha B. All this hosted by Paul Ryder and Limerick’s own Celine. Entry is free, can’t wait to see ye all there. The History of Limerick Pride For many of us who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and even Queer, one of the hardest things we may ever…
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Capital Pride Festival Ottawa

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Capital Pride Festival - Ottawa, ON From August 15th to the 24th, Capital Pride will celebrate Ottawa’s 29th Pride Festival. On Sunday the 24th, the Parade will march again through the Village down Bank Street, following last year’s record breaking attendance. Other returning events include the Rainbow Party (back by popular demand), our bi-focused event ‘Bi’s and Beers’, the Human Rights Vigil, and the Picnic in the Park – another event that broke records last year. Etcetera, the youth arm of Capital Pride, will host its own week-long calendar of events for youth ages 13 to 18, including a Self-Care Craft Day and Etcetera’s signature event, a ‘Glow in the Dark Dance Circus’ themed Pride Prom. Capital Pride Festival Ottawa New initiatives this year include the ‘Free to Learn’ GLBT…
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Stockholm Gay Pride 2014

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Stockholm Pride is part of a global movement where celebrations of pride in different ways are used as a tool to improve the living situations and human rights for the LGBT-community. A movement with a common origin in the Stonewall riots in New York in 1969, when members of the LGBT-community manifested their pride and fellowship by opposing a harassing policeman. The fight for liberation and equality for the LGBT-community has took place in Stockholm in various forms since 1979, when the Swedish movement for sexual equality, RFSL, arranged the first “liberation week”. Since 1998, Stockholm Pride is an independent non-profit organisation. Stockholm Gay Pride Stockholm Gay Pride 2014 Stockholm Pride’s Purpose Stockholm Pride is according to its statutes meant for those who feel part of and respect the culture…
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Vancouver Pride 2014

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The Vancouver Pride Society (VPS) brings together members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Two-Spirited and Queer community, their friends, allies and supporters in celebration! Vancouver Pride 2014 After 36 years of marching, Vancouver’s annual Pride Parade is now considered one of the City of Vancouver’s flagship events. Attracting crowds of more than 650,000, the Pride Parade is renowned on the international stage among the largest and most successful events in the world in support of LGBTQ+ communities. 2014 marks the 36 th Anniversary of Pride in Vancouver and this year we’re celebrating local Royalty! In the past 36 years, Vancouver has seen the landscape of LGBTQ+ rights dramatically change, a transformation emerging from the work of countless individuals coming together to fight for, establish and foster Pride. In recognition…
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Bologna Pride 2014

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Bologna Pride - Bologna, Italy The history of the LGBTQ Community has a strong presence in Bologna and in particular in some specific key sites that have represented over the years and in some cases still represent the necessary space to meet, learn, discuss, and exist in a visible manner. Bologna Pride 2014 Bologna has always been considered the LGBTQ Italian capital, the city more welcoming to our country and it shows every day, allowing us to walk hand in hand, putting on the same pitch differences and smile, the main character of the "Bolognese", meetings , the demonstrations, the claims of their own. What we propose in this section are the possible versions of the city where the Pride is taking place: both shops, to choose the most interesting…
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Queer Youth Tech Camp

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The Maven Queer Youth Camp is open to all LGBTQ youth between the ages of 15-18 years old in the Bay Area. Queer Youth Tech Camp Do you like to play games on your phone, PlayStation and Xbox? Are  you curious about how these games are built? Want to create your own phone app or website? Haven’t coded before but want to learn how? Want to see behind the scenes of big tech companies? Want to know how to have a career in the tech industry? We have a free program for you this summer! The Maven Queer Youth Camp is open to all Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer youth between the ages of 15-18 years old in the Bay Area. LGBTQ youth of color are highly encouraged to apply. A…
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