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  • January 27, 2015

    Inclusive Bipartisan Legislation Reintroduced to Protect Youth Experiencing Homelessness

    Today, Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) and Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) reintroduced bipartisan legislation to provide vital services to youth experiencing homelessness.

  • January 22, 2015

    40 of the Forty: Stefhannie-Josephine

    Stefhannie-Josephine is eloquent, perceptive, and clear-minded. She speaks from the heart, but her words come with a certain thoughtfulness that demonstrates she has the insight and experience to back them up.

  • January 15, 2015

    40 of the Forty: Jacob

    Jacob's life isn't the "cookie cutter" life one might expect. But that doesn't get him down. To Jacob, experiencing challenges and hardship doesn't mean having to give up.

  • January 9, 2015

    40 of the Forty: Keegan

    Keegan has big dreams. And we're not talking about the kind you have when you sleep (though he has those, too). No, we're talking about goals... aspirations... ambitions.

  • December 19, 2014

    40 of the Forty: Anton

    Anton loves life. But we don't need to tell you that. It's apparent in the way he speaks, spends his time, and in the energy with which he pursues his goals. Whether it's through art, conversation, volunteering, or simply joking around, Anton wants to make you smile. The thing is, he's so good at it.

  • December 12, 2014

    40 of the Forty: AC

    AC is many things (a singer, a student, a social activist) and AC is in many places (Santa Cruz, Los Angeles, and Spain, to name a few). It'd be an understatement to say she is driven.

  • December 4, 2014

    40 of the Forty: Daniella Carter

    Daniella Carter’s alarm rings. She wakes up, checks her phone for updates on the different projects she’s involved in, and begins her daily affirmations: “I’m beautiful, I’m educated, I’m free of depression.”

  • November 20, 2014

    True Views: Youth Advocate Daniella Carter on Transgender Day of Remembrance and more!

    Post by True Colors Fund. Every year, we set aside November 20 as a day to remember and commemorate our transgender friends and family members who lost their lives due to violence and rejection. This year’s International Transgender Day of Remembrance is especially important, as it’s also the date of Covenant House International’s Candlelight Vigil to [...]

  • November 13, 2014

    Light a Candle for All Homeless Youth.

      We’re excited to announce that we’re partnering with Covenant House International on their Candlelight Vigil to Honor All Homeless Youth! On Thursday, November 20th from 6 to 7 pm, young people and supporters will gather in Times Square (43 St & Broadway) in New York City (as well as at local vigils in communities [...]

  • November 6, 2014

    True Colors Fund and Covenant House International Announce Groundbreaking Partnership

    Today, the True Colors Fund and Covenant House International, the largest network of shelters for homeless youth across North and Central America, announced a groundbreaking partnership to ensure safe, inclusive, and affirming beds for the disproportionate number of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth experiencing homelessness and in need of shelter and supportive services across [...]