"What is Better Than Summer in VT?" – August 2013 Executive Director Update

Summertime in Vermont.  There is nothing better.  Well, maybe there is - queer youth summer camp + queer pride all within a month of each other! Heck yes! Camper with a bullseye, Camp Outright 2012 The Camp Outright sponsorship campaign is just $500 away from meeting its goal of sending 16 campers to queer [...]

August 7th, 2013|Director Updates|

Director Update – September 2012 [what a month!]

Outright VT Supporters – Perhaps the best outcome of moving Vermont Pride to the fall was the increased turn out of young people.  For the first time ever, the large local colleges’ queer student groups were able to march in the parade and join in on the very full weekend of events.  Our own youth parade crew was larger too, with nearly double the usual size. I lost count of the number of times I heard a young person say, “this is my first Pride.” […]

October 1st, 2012|Director Updates|

Hiking and Tubing and Bears – Oh My!

Our work is made possible by the incredible amount of time, energy, and skills that our staff, volunteers, interns, and board of directors give every single day. I continue to be deeply grateful for each and every person who helps us pursue our mission to support and celebrate queer youth lives here in Vermont.  In this month's [...]

August 2nd, 2012|Director Updates|

July 2011 ED Update

Executive Director's Note: Greetings and happy Pride! As is often the case, things at Outright are supremely busy but we like it that way! The 2011 Youth Pride Report just went out last week, so check your mailboxes. If you don't get one, and would like one, please email me. [...]

July 21st, 2011|Director Updates|