WE ARE FAMILY
“Here’s what we call our golden rule, have faith in you and the things you do. You won’t go wrong, this is our family jewel ” . . .
Idaho Safe Schools Coalition
The mission of the Idaho Safe Schools Coalition is to help Idaho schools become safer places where every family can belong, where every educator can teach, and where every child can learn, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity
“PFLAG” is Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays.
PFLAG supports LGBT people, their families and friends locally and nationally by providing PFLAG chapter help lines, support group meetings and resources.
Treasure Valley PFLAG
2nd & 4th Wednessday 7pm – 9pm
Southminster Presbyterian Church, 6500 West Overland Rd, Boise, ID 83709
This support group meeting is for families and friends of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) people who are going through the process of finding out that someone who they care for is GLBT. We also welcome GLBT people who are coming out to families and friends. For more information, contact PFLAG Treasure Valley Phone: (208) 863-5831 E-mail: email@example.com
PFLAG of Canyon County
When: 2nd Tuesday of every month @ 7pm
Where: Nampa United Church of Christ
55 Midland Blvd., Nampa, ID
**Cross Corner from West Middle School
Please enter through the front doors. (AA enters through the side doors)
Contact info: Kari – firstname.lastname@example.org
You can also like us on Facebook. PFLAG of Canyon County
Pride Foundation is the Northwest leader in bringing people, ideas and resources together to strengthen community and ignite change that advances LGBTQ Equality. With a community of over 4,000 generous people who support hundreds of organizations and leaders working for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality. Pride Foundation provide grants to organizations and scholarships for students in the Northwest states of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington.
Scholarships for LGBTQ and Straight Ally Students- http://www.pridefoundation.org/scholarships/
Grants for Organizations helping the LGBTQ community- http://www.pridefoundation.org/grants/
Family’s Advocating Transgender Equality
FATE is for all friends and family members who are finding out a mom, dad, sibling, daughter, son, relative or friend is transgender and are feeling alone in the process.
We are here and are coming
together to enlighten, educate and share out stories, feelings, concerns and love.
Contacts: Alliy& Ki – 440-0707, Brandon 994-8184,
Dalyn 440-2836, Debbie 866-0962
or email: email@example.com
Lion’s Pride Idaho - Uniting the diverse LGBTA communities in Idaho. Dedicated to providing an online resource website with community resources & a mailing list notifying the community of LGBTA events. lionspride@yahoogroups lionsprideidaho.com
Two-spirited” or “two-spirit” usually indicates a person whose body simultaneously manifests both a masculine and a feminine spirit. The term can also be used more abstractly, to indicate presence of two contrasting human spirits (such as Warrior and Clan Mother) or two contrasting animal spirits (which, depending on the culture, might be Eagle and Coyote).
Out & Equal is committed to ending employment discrimination for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender employees. outandequal.org
Tri-States Transgender Group
Provides support, advocacy, education and social opportunities for the transgender community in a safe and fun atmosphere. Outreach is to the entire spectrum of the transgender community including cross dressers, transsexuals (FtM, MtF), intersex, two-spirit, genderqueer transgender significant others, and those interested in gender issues.
Meetings are held at TCC, 305 E. 37th Street, Garden City from 7-9 PM on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month.
For information (and for a initial interview for first-time attendees), contact Emilie Jackson-Edney at 208-830-7253 or firstname.lastname@example.org
National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE)
A 501(c)3 social justice organization dedicated to advancing the equality of transgender people through advocacy, collaboration and empowerment. http://transequality.org
Transgender Workplace Diversity
THE LAW, POLITICS AND POLICY ISSUES OF TRANSGENDER WORKPLACE DIVERSITY - transworkplace.blogspot.com
The Transgender Law and Policy Institute (TLPI) was a non-profit organization dedicated to engaging in effective advocacy for transgender people in the United States. The TLPI brought experts and advocates together to work on law and policy initiatives designed to advance transgender equality. Its web page has information on jurisdictions with transgender inclusive non-discrimination laws, colleges and universities with non-discrimination policies that include gender identity and gender expression, and information on model laws and policies for schools, employers, social workers. transgenderlaw.org