Building A Brighter Future

Friday,
November 9

Skirball
Cultural
Center

8:30AM - 5PM


Building A Brighter Future

Friday, November 9
Skirball Cultural Center
8:30AM - 5PM



Join us for food,
cocktails, & entertainment!

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Proceeds will help support the EDGY Conference and other initiatives to build a brighter future for LGBTQ youth and families.


Thursday,
July 26 6PM

10526 Dubnoff Way
North Hollywood, CA 91606


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Today is an important moment in our national history and for the GLBTQ community, specifically, as we seek to protect and preserve our society’s progress. Now is the time to stand up as allies – brothers and sisters in the human race. What will you do to embrace an environment of openness and acceptance?

Research suggests that GLBTQ individuals face physical and mental health disparities linked to societal stigma, discrimination, and denial of their civil and human rights. Discrimination against GLBTQ persons has been associated with high rates of psychiatric disorders, substance abuse, and suicide. Experiences of violence and victimization are frequent for GLBTQ individuals, and have long-lasting effects on the individual and the community.

Through the EDGY Conference, we will empower our attendees to reverse some of these negative statistics, develop a better understanding of issues facing this population, and ultimately to create a positive change in our societies and develop tolerance for GLBTQ identities.

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Individual


$125

Early Bird Special! Ends Oct. 1

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Groups

$125

Per Person
Groups of 10 or More

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Student

$60

Early Bird Special! Ends Oct. 1
Must Show Valid Student ID

What's Included

Inspiring Keynote Speakers

Educational, Informative & Enjoyable Break-Out Sessions

Valuable Networking Opportunities


Complimentary Breakfast & Lunch

6 CEU Credits

Keynote Presenters

Jonathan Skurnik

Director

Youth & Gender Media Project

Kate Bornstein

Author/Speaker

The Institute for Democratic Education and Culture

Carolina Rubio-MacWright

BFA, JD

International Rights Speaker/Lawyer

Senator
Scott Wiener

California State Senate - District 11

Presenters

2018 Sponsors

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