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LGBTQ: Sexuality and Gender Identity

ReachOut Stories are written by young people for young people. If you want to share your own story, we encourage you to do so in the ReachOut Forums.

Starting a GSA

This is Billie's story of seeking out support to start a Gay Straight Alliance club at her high school.

Music Is My Muse

Alex's story of learning to embrace his sexuality after facing prejudice in his small town.

Making myself at home on campus

James's story of seeking out gender-inclusive housing and advocating for his rights as a trans student on campus.


This is Ivy's story of finding the inner strength and creative outlet she needed to deal with being bullied for her sexuality.

Marching in the Tet Parade

Lucy's story of finding the organized support she needed to deal with prejudice against LGBTQ participation in the Orange County Tết Parade.

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