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WE NEED YOU!  The months of October, November, and December are wide open for volunteers to come in and provide dinner for 15-20 youth.  Every Friday night we have Friday Family Dinner, where youth and …

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No Silenced Lambs Here by Zack Duffer
Monday, 2 Aug, 2010 – 23:39 | Comments Off

Café Cinema is a program in which participants watch meaning-filled movies, and then discuss them over coffee, tea and snacks. Recently, I participated in a Café Cinema tied in to the July book club selection, …

A Play on Roles by Charis Royal
Friday, 23 Jul, 2010 – 20:29 | Comments Off

What light…?
I have always been in theatre. I have been an actress and a director. I have done anything and everything on the technical side, but one side I had never conquered was playwriting. I …

Give ‘Em Heel! The 2nd Annual Youth Fashion Show: 07.08.2010
Wednesday, 23 Jun, 2010 – 21:46 | Comments Off

Youth First Texas presents:
The 2nd Annual Youth Fashion Show:
“Give ‘Em Heel:Candy Extravaganza!”
Featuring youth designers and fabulous youth performers from YFT!
Thursday, July 8th 2010 at The Rose Room located upstairs at S4.
Doors open at 6:30 pm …

Fears for Queers GLBT Horror Film Festival
Thursday, 10 Jun, 2010 – 10:45 | One Comment

The Fears for Queers GLBT Horror Film Festival is the brainchild of DOA Blood Bath Entertainment and Right Left Turn Productions to showcase horror films made byGLBT filmmakers or horror films of GLBT interest while raising funds for Youth First Texas ( …

An Audience with the Queens by Victoria Fitzgerald
Monday, 31 May, 2010 – 10:32 | Comments Off

Ms. Pandora Boxx poses with Victoria Fitzgerald.
Good things happen to those who wait. I never quite understood this quote until recently when I received a call with an invitation to meet some of the cast …

Rainbow Pancake Supper & Lavender Graduation: 06.03.10
Saturday, 29 May, 2010 – 14:28 | Comments Off

YFT is hosting its first ever Rainbow Pancake Supper and Lavender Graduation! Here, we will recognize all graduating seniors, GED recipients, and Leadership Corps graduates for the 2009-2010 academic school year.
We are …

Harvey’s Angels, Sunday May 23rd, at Dish!
Tuesday, 11 May, 2010 – 18:47 | Comments Off

Celebrate the legacy of Harvey Milk, outspoken activist for the LGBTQ community, while Youth First Texas recognizes some of our own community “angels”.  Join us on Sunday May 23rd for a fabulous champagne brunch at …

“Babydoll” by Dorian Mooneyham
Friday, 7 May, 2010 – 18:30 | 2 Comments

As soon as I enter the YFT building I’m plastered with hugs. It’s hard not to feel like a celebrity when everyone greets you with a hug and the words, “Hey, Gorgeous!”
I made special effort …

FLASH MOB: Come Break Your Silence @ 5pm in Rosa Parks Plaza 04.16.10
Wednesday, 14 Apr, 2010 – 14:29 | One Comment

04.16.10  is the National Day of Silence, and this year we are organizing  a Flash Mob for the first time ever!

On the National Day of Silence, hundreds of thousands of students from all …

Unseen America Exhibit to Showcase Youth Photography at Cathedral of Hope
Wednesday, 7 Apr, 2010 – 17:04 | Comments Off

DALLAS, TX – March 26, 2010  – Eight participants from Youth First Texas learned digital photography skills through the Creative Arts Center of Dallas (CAC) last fall in a project designed to give the students …