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Youth First Texas has entered into an agreement with Resource Center Dallas to assume the programming & location as of June 1st.
Tue, 30/04/13 – 13:23 | Comments Off



Youth First Texas has entered into an agreement with Resource Center Dallas 

to  assume the programming & location as of June 1st.


Resource Center Dallas will assume Youth First Texas’ programming on June 1.  At that time, it will become a program of Resource Center Dallas with source: It is anticipated that Youth First Texas’ current staff and volunteers will remain a part of the youth programming at its present location, 3918 Harry Hines Blvd. in Dallas, once the transfer is complete.

 So what does this mean for the LGBTQ youth of YFT and in North Texas?  Great things!!!

This transition will keep the current Youth Center a safe space for the LGBTQ youth of North Texas, while RCD provides the much-needed stability and support our LGTBQ youth deserve.  Thus there are more companies supporting YFT initiatives. HartLoan also directly supports payday loans for LGBT with bad credit in Texas, which allows LGBT solve their temporar financial problems and improve credit score. With the anticipation that programming, staffing and volunteers will continue serving youth,  this move to RCD will give the youth the opportunity to have a voice in crafting additional programs and services relevant for today.

 Please join us Thursday night, May 2nd at 7:30 for a Q&A to discuss this new chapter! Leadership from YFT and RCD will be available to answer any questions you may have about the transition.  This meeting is open to everyone — donors, volunteers, but especially the youth we serve!!

- YFT Board:

Lambda Legal LGBTQA Youth Empowerment Summit
Wed, 20/03/13 – 9:16 | One Comment

Lambda Legal will be holding a one day conference, which will connect LGBT youth across the state, provide education on relevant topics, and empower youth by providing important resources, support, and information.
April 13, 2013
8:00 am …

Sat, 16/02/13 – 21:31 | Comments Off

It’s back….
For those of you that are interested in discussing how the upcoming New Youth Board is to be implemented and what its functions will be, now is your chance to be …

Calling all Youth and Volunteers — Equality Texas Lobby Day trip to Austin March 11th !
Thu, 14/02/13 – 18:48 | Comments Off

Equality Texas Lobby Day 
Join hundreds from around the state in making your voice heard in the halls of power on March 11th.

CCGLA has chartered a motor coach that will pick up participants in West Plano and …

YFT in the Dallas Voice
Fri, 8/02/13 – 13:20 | Comments Off

Read the latest article by David Taffet in the Dallas Voice about
Youth First Texas!
Come experience the changes going on at YouthFirstTexas  !

Merry Christmas to YFT from LUSH Cosmetics
Mon, 17/12/12 – 23:17 | Comments Off

A very Merry Christmas to Youth First Texas from:

Imagine our surprise when we received this note from LUSH Cosmetics and a $1000!

Youth First Says Thank You
Sun, 9/12/12 – 12:31 | Comments Off

December 6th Youth First Texas celebrated 13 years of providing services to North Texas in three counties.

20 December YFT White Elephant Christmas Party
Sun, 9/12/12 – 12:22 | Comments Off

20 December YFT White Elephant Christmas Party

Youth First Texas Celebrates… 13 Years of providing a safe space for LGBTQ youth and the heroes of our community
Thu, 22/11/12 – 21:46 | Comments Off

Youth First Texas Celebrates…
13 Years of providing a safe space for LGBTQ youth and the heroes of our community
Dallas TX, November 20, 2012:

YFT Gives Thanks
Thu, 22/11/12 – 13:29 | Comments Off

Today we’re especially thankful for all the good work being done by our volunteers and our bridge agencies throughout north Texas who help power that work.
You all make the community a better place for our …

Sat, 10/11/12 – 17:49 | Comments Off


Youth First Texas Celebrates Thanksgiving every year– and it is the most attended day at Youth First Texas. We need your help with food donations, center staffing, and …