Time to contact your personal State Representatives and State Senators to encourage them to vote YES on the two youth bills we have been following: The "Bathroom Bill" (H.333) and Youth Mental Health Rights Bill (H.230). And great news, the Racial Justice Bill (H.492) passed the House! (4/12) [Updated 4/20/17] Your [...]
We at Outright Vermont formally commend the US Departments of Justice and Education for unequivocally supporting the rights of trans students in public schools. The recent announcement from Attorney General Loretta Lynch alongside the joint statement of the Departments leaves no doubt that the Obama administration lends its full support [...]
Don't miss out on a historic annual Leadership Day at the State House on the anniversary of Vermont's historic civil unions vote, March 15th. Queer Youth Leadership Day is a chance for queer and allied youth to take on the State House in Montpelier, VT. Participants are introduced on the House Floor, [...]
Monday, December 21st: 9am-2pm Tuesday, December 22nd: 10am-6pm Wednesday, December 23rd: 10am-6pm Thursday, December 24th: 10am-3pm Friday, December 25th: CLOSED (Except for Friday Night Group at 7pm) Monday, December 28th: 9am-5pm Tuesday, December 29th: 9am-5pm Wednesday, December 30th: 10am-4pm Thursday, December 31st: 10am-5pm Friday, January 1st: CLOSED (Except for Friday [...]
Welcome to the sparkly new Outright Vermont website! Full of beautiful pictures, helpful information, and everything you need to stay in touch with the work we do with queer and trans youth all year long. We're so glad you're here!
"I know better now how to make my school safer and more inclusive" The 4th Annual Fall Queer/Straight Alliance was bigger and better than ever, drawing 115 youth and faculty from 27 Vermont schools. By building connections, sharing strategies and struggles, and identifying common goals, participants brain-hurricaned their way toward [...]
With your help, we were able to raise more than $27,000 to support Outright's work with queer and questioning youth throughout Vermont! Heck yeah! Thanks to everyone who made it happen including Dealer.com, Church Street Marketplace, and the Burlington Fire Department. Miss the action? Click here to see all the photos [...]