When schools affirm students' identities, surround them with supportive relationships, help them explore what they value, encourage them to recognize their strengths and skills, and make the connection between what students do in school and their lives and a purpose beyond themselves, all students can learn and achieve.Read More
Over the next 50 years donors will contribute nearly $20 trillion to nonprofit organizations. This presents an enormous opportunity to make progress on pressing social issues and to solve some of our greatest challenges. The Impact-Driven Philanthropy Initiative is helping more donors give more dollars to do the most good.Read More
Every year more than 4.2 million young people, ages 13 to 25, experience homelessness in the United States. Overwhelmingly, they are youth of color and young people who identify as LGBTQ. We believe that every young person deserves a safe, stable place to call home, and we’re working to make that vision reality.Read More
In the United States, 4.2 million youth experience homelessness each year, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender queer and questioning (LGBTQ) youth are 120% more likely to experience homelessness than their non-LGBTQ peers. True Colors United believes that in order to develop effective policy solutions to end youth homelessness, youth with lived experience must be a part of the solution. And no organization is doing more than True Colors to bring LGBTQ youth to the table in a meaningful way.