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Protest Proposition 8, Saturday Nov. 15
Thu, 13/11/08 – 22:57 | Comments Off
Protest Proposition 8, Saturday Nov. 15

Since the elections, tens of thousands of people have been pouring into the streets throughout California in protest over the passing of Prop 8. Dallas’ Protest is part of a nationwide peaceful day of action against Prop 8. This effort coordinated through the website will take place at exactly the same time this coming Saturday in front of City Halls throughout the country.

Suicide Intervention Training: 11/12/2008 from 7-9pm
Mon, 10/11/08 – 9:32 | Comments Off

Did you know suicide is the NUMBER ONE cause of death for GLBTQ youth? Did you know that 50% of GLBTQ youth have attempted suicide at least ONCE in their lifetime? Did you know that …

Voting Day!
Tue, 4/11/08 – 12:04 | Comments Off

Well today is the day. It’s November 4, 2008… which means that it’s time to vote! So go to your nearest voting booth and punch that ticket! Be strong and be heard.

Big Group
Thu, 16/10/08 – 13:04 | Comments Off

Title: Big GroupLocation: YFT Main RoomDescription: Every Thursday from 7:30-9pm, we come together as a community, sharing ideas, stories, and perspectives on varying issues that emerge in our lives as GLBTQA youth.Start Time: 7:30Date: 2008-10-16End …

DTV Visits YFT During Pride Week
Mon, 22/09/08 – 7:37 | Comments Off

During YFT Pride week, Dallas Voice TV took time out of their schedule to stop by the Youth Center and meet with the youth. DTV was there and captured this footage. This footage provides awesome …

Youth First’s GSTREAM
Fri, 15/08/08 – 0:40 | One Comment

Youth First created an published a set of videos. Take a look by following the link below.