A safe space for LGBTQI and straight ally youth

Welcome to WAF

We Are Family has been providing support, resources, and leadership development opportunities to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, intersex, (LGBTQI) and straight ally youth since 1995.


Trans Love Fund Launches Summer Grant Cycle

The Trans Love Fund, a program of We Are Family, is announcing the launch of its Summer 2016 grant cycle to award small, need-based grants to support transgender lives in South Carolina. The cycle will launch on May 31, and applications will be due on July 15. According to Lambda Legal, transgender people are four […]

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VIDEO: Help us Build a Youth Drop-in Center!

In this hostile political climate, where lawmakers spout anti-LGBT lies and debate policies that imply transgender people are predators, our young people are falling through the cracks. While LGBT youth represent an estimated 7% of the total population of young people, they make up 40% of the youth who experience homelessness each year. Every city […]

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