Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund Announces New Board Members and Leadership

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Gregory Lewis, 917-855-2533 gregory@truecolorsfund.org May 14, 2015 – Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund is excited to announce the addition of Kevin Philip, Executive Vice President at Bel Air Investment Advisors LLC, and Tony Award winning actress read more

U.S. Senate Fails to Reauthorize and Strengthen Programs for Homeless Youth

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Despite a majority of senators voting in favor of the Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act, legislation falls short of 60-vote threshold to pass FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts: Gregory Lewis, 917-855-2533, gregory@truecolorsfund.org Jama Shelton, 646-797-6107, jama@truecolorsfund.org April 22, 2015 read more

True Colors Fund Applauds Introduction of Inclusive, Bipartisan Bill to Reauthorize the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act in the U.S. House of Representatives

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Gregory Lewis, 917-855-2533, gregory@truecolorsfund.org April 15, 2015 – Today, Congressman Dave Reichert (WA-8) and Congressman John Yarmuth (KY-3) introduced H.R. 1779, the Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act, to reauthorize the Runaway and Homeless read more

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Partners with the True Colors Fund to Prevent LGBTQ Youth Homelessness

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jama Shelton Tel: (646) 797-6107 Email: jama@truecolorsfund.org Initiative Underway in Hamilton County, OH and Harris County, TX WASHINGTON D.C., February 6, 2015 – Today, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the True read more

Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund Announces Annual "Home for the Holidays" Benefit Concert

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 50 Cent, Natalie Maines, Patty Griffin, Salt-N-Pepa, Rosie O’Donnell, Laverne Cox amongst those joining Cyndi Lauper to Raise Funds and Awareness for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Youth Homelessness. Saturday, December 6th at New York’s Beacon Theatre read more

Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act Moves to Full Senate Vote

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patrick Phillippi, 202.748.2793, pphillippi@civitaspublicaffairs.com  Legislation protects the nation’s most vulnerable youth.  September 18, 2014 – Legislation to reauthorize the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act (RHYA) cleared the Senate Judiciary Committee today (15-3) with bipartisan support, moving read more

True Colors Fund’s Forty to None Project Launches Professional Network

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The Forty to None Network aims to connect broad range of professionals working to address
homelessness among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth

Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund Announces 3rd Annual “Home for the Holidays” Benefit Concert

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Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund today announced the 3rd annual “Cyndi Lauper & Friends: Home for the Holidays” benefit concert on Saturday, December 7th at New York City’s historic Beacon Theatre to help raise awareness about lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth homelessness and funds for the organization’s Forty to None Project.

State of Out Youth: A Town Hall” Hosted by The New York Times GLBT & Allies Network

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The True Colors Fund teams up with the New York Times GLBT & Allies Network, GLSEN, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, and The Trevor Project to host “State of Out Youth: A Town Hall,” on October 8 at 7 p.m.

Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund Executive Director Named to Prestigious NonProfit Times’ Power & Influence Top 50 List

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sarah Kennedy skennedy@civitaspublicaffairs.com August 5, 2013 – The True Colors Fund’s Executive Director, Gregory Lewis, has been named as one of the NonProfit Times’ 2013 Power and Influence Top 50. Lewis is honored among the top read more

Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund Applauds Introduction of 
Runaway and Homeless Youth Inclusion Act

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sarah Kennedy skennedy@civitaspublicaffairs.com Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund Applauds Introduction of Runaway and Homeless Youth Inclusion Act Legislation would make it possible for most vulnerable youth to be protected August 1, 2013 – The True Colors read more

Cyndi Lauper on U.S. Supreme Court Marriage Equality Rulings

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For Immediate Distribution June 26, 2013 CYNDI LAUPER ON U.S. SUPREME COURT MARRIAGE EQUALITY RULINGS NEW YORK – The following is a statement by Cyndi Lauper, co-founder of the True Colors Fund, on today’s marriage equality rulings by the United States read more

Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund Names Jama Shelton as Director of its Forty to None Project

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For Immediate Distribution February 20, 2013 Contact: Laura Rodriguez, lrodriguez@rabengroup.com, (310) 956-2425 Donald Gatlin, dgatlin@rabengroup.com, (202) 587-2871 CYNDI LAUPER’S TRUE COLORS FUND NAMES JAMA SHELTON AS DIRECTOR OF ITS FORTY TO NONE PROJECT Selects leading expert and practitioner to address read more

Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund Launches National Organization to Raise Awareness Around Gay and Transgender Youth Homelessness

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Forty to None Project, the First of its Kind, Will Educate and Engage the Public to Support Homeless LGBT Youth NEW YORK – Tomorrow, Grammy and Emmy award-winning artist and advocate Cyndi Lauper will launch the Forty to None Project, read more

Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund to Launch National Organization to Raise Awareness Around Gay and Transgender Youth Homelessness

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Forty to None Project, the First of its Kind, Will Educate and Engage the Public to Support Homeless LGBT Youth MEDIA ADVISORY June 22, 2012 NEW YORK — Next week, Grammy and Emmy award-winning artist and advocate Cyndi Lauper will read more

Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund to Launch National Organization to Raise Awareness Around Gay and Transgender Youth Homelessness

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Forty to None Project, the First of its Kind, Will Educate and Engage the Public to Support Homeless LGBT Youth MEDIA ADVISORY June 22, 2012 NEW YORK — Next week, Grammy and Emmy award-winning artist and advocate Cyndi Lauper will read more