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October 16, 2015

VIDEO: Ohio's Columbus Division of Fire creates PSA, lights the city purple for LGBT youth on #SpiritDay

Joining in on the international campaign was Chief Kevin O'Connor and Columbus Division of Fire from Columbus, Ohio.

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Stonewall Community Foundation's REVEL party to award major gifts, support Spirit Day

At REVEL, Stonewall Community Foundation will be presenting $15,000 in grants, raised by the Stonewall Quarter Share membership, towards uplifting community organizations in New York City.

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PHOTOS: GLAAD at the White House for Pope Francis visit

The White House invited GLAAD and LGBT and Catholic leaders to attend a ceremony on the White House's South Lawn welcoming Pope Francis before his private meeting with President Obama.

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Catholic LGBT families introduce themselves ahead of Pope's visit

On the opening day of the World Meeting of Families, Catholic LGBT people and their families introduced themselves to the media and the wider world. GLAAD is working with Equally Blessed, who organized the pilgrimage of the LGBT families.

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September 20, 2015

#BiWeek: GLAAD co-leads nationwide campaign celebrating bisexuality

This year, GLAAD and BiNet USA will once again participate in #BiWeek, a week-long national campaign from September 20-26 that draws attention to the stories, challenges, and public policy concerns facing bisexual, pansexual, fluid, and queer people.

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September 11, 2015

Hear gripping personal stories in Full of Grace: Journeys of LGBT Catholics

The docudrama gives first-person accounts about struggles and experiences with God, faith, identity, and the Church.

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September 2, 2015

#SouthernStories: Check out Hattiesburg Pride in Mississippi

This summer GLAAD embarked on the Southern Stories Tour, the first part of our Southern Stories Initiative, which aims to accelerate and LGBT acceptance and understanding across the South.

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