NEW: Check Out Our New Toolkit for Youth Advocates & Leaders! 

True Colors United is thrilled to announce the launch of our new Youth Action Toolkit. We developed our brand new Youth Action Toolkit alongside members of the National Youth Forum on Homelessness to make sure it covers everything a young … Read More

We’re at a Critical Moment to End Youth Homelessness.

Youth experiencing homelessness – who are disproportionately lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ), Black, Brown, and Indigenous – have been hit hard by Covid-19. These are the most resilient young people in America. But think about it: How … Read More

Take It From a Covid First-Responder: We Can’t Leave Youth Experiencing Homelessness Behind

Tomorrow is Giving Tuesday – a day to support the causes that are important to us. In addition to working at True Colors United, I’m a first-responder at my local hospital. Take it from me… youth experiencing homelessness are being … Read More

Only 13% of European Homeless Services Provide Specialized Services for LGBTIQ Youth

True Colors United’s new report with FEANTSA report reveals huge gap between need and provision in Europe. To mark LGBTIQ History Month, FEANTSA, True Colors United, and the Silberman Center for Sexuality and Gender released our report Perceptions: Findings from … Read More

True Colors United for Black Lives

It is our duty to fight for our freedom.  It is our duty to win.  We must love each other and support each other.  We have nothing to lose but our chains. ― Assata Shakur   The following is a … Read More

Here’s What Happened on #TrueColorsDay 2020.
| On #TrueColorsDay, We Sent a Unified Message to Congress: “Don’t Leave Youth Experiencing Homelessness Out of the Response to COVID-19.” Members of Congress Made Public Commitments to Protect LGBTQ Youth Experiencing Homelessness. On April 29, 2020 folks across the … Read More

Thank You, Service Providers.

Thank you for everything you do. To frontline workers and service provider staff, thank you for your work to make sure that people experiencing homelessness are getting the help they need during this pandemic. Your hard work is seen and valued. … Read More

Our COVID-19 Online Resource Center is Here For You.

Coronavirus affects us all. We’ll get through it together. From all of us at True Colors United, we send our best during this challenging time and express our gratitude for everyone doing life-saving work on the ground. People experiencing homelessness, including … Read More

We Showed Our True Colors at the 2019 Impact Summit.

That’s a wrap! Here’s what happened at the 2019 Impact Summit. This year’s theme, UNITY + ACTION = IMPACT, came to life in Washington, DC. Here are some highlights: Dominique Jackson taught us to “lead with kindness.” Dominique Jackson, star … Read More

Meet the True Colors Fellow Co-Producing the Opening Reception at Our Impact Summit

Meet Daeon Tyree: The 2019 True Colors Production Fellow. My name is Daeon Tyree, I’m twenty-two years of age, and the DMV is where I call home (that’s DC, Maryland & Virginia for those of you who don’t know)! I’ve … Read More

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