Rainbow Youth Project USA.
We're so glad you're here!
We are a social welfare organization that promotes the health, safety, and wellness of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual young people throughout the United States.
With the help of our allies, donors, and partners, we strive to build and foster accepting and welcoming communities for young people and their families, while also working closely with political candidates who share our core values in an effort to shape legislation impacting the LGBTQIA+ community.
Together - we can make a better tomorrow.
Every 45 seconds an LGBTQIA+ young person attempts suicide. That's 1,920 every single day. 700,800 every single year.
During the past 12 months:
48% of LGB / 60% of trans & nonbinary youth engaged in self-harm.
60% of LGBTQIA+ young people who sought mental health care were unable to attain it.
24% of transgender youth were threatened or injured with a weapon at school.
27% of transgender students didn't feel safe going to school.
WHO WE ARE
Rainbow Youth Project USA strives to empower and
uplift the voices of LGBTQIA+ young people through
various platforms, programs, and legislative initiatives while educating the general public to effectuate positive change
and a more inclusive world for everyone.
Rainbow Youth Project USA, Inc. is a 501(c)(4) nonprofit social welfare organization dedicated to
providing a variety of services to LGBTQIA+ young people across the United States, in both urban and rural areas.
We are unwavering in our mission to achieve full recognition of the civil rights of LGBTQIA+ young people .
ADDITIONAL FOCUS AREAS
While assisting LGBTQIA+ young people will always be our primary focus, we also devote time and
resources to these additional initiatives both internally and through partnerships around the globe.