COMMUNITY ORGANISATION AWARD FOR LGBT –
The Proud Trust’s vision is to end stigma and fear of stigma through working directly with LGBT+ young people as well as influencing wider society. The result will be that all LGBT+ people will be proud of who they are, and integrated across communities where they live, learn, work, play and pray. The Proud Trust do this by delivering 22 LGBT+ youth provisions across the North West, benefiting 1,000 young people directly each year. They offer a peer-support project, regional and national events and the national LGBT History Month schools’ pack, used by 3471 teachers in 2018. This amazing organisation also deliver a national schools LGBT+ inclusion programme called The Rainbow Flag Award, currently working with 270 schools nationwide. In addition, they set up The National Trans Youth Network for organisations who partner to support and advocate for trans(gender) young people’s rights.
SHARING IS CARING!