Los Angeles Chapter Kick Off Event June 15th!

COLAGE would like to invite you to the official launch of its Los Angeles Chapter where we will hold a silent auction and a screening of the moving documentary film, “Bully,” with a debrief afterwards and refreshments throughout! So come join us for good times and a great night! Date: Saturday, June 15th When: From 5:30-8:30 PM Where: Bungalow Art Center, 727 Pine Ave, Long Beach 90813 Please RSVP on our Facebook event:...

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Welcoming Annie Van Avery as COLAGE’s New Executive Director!

Welcoming Annie Van Avery We are so pleased to announce that Annie Van Avery has accepted the position of Executive Director for the organization and will begin leading the organization as of February 25, 2013. Annie is a COLAGEr herself and has served as a board member for the organization since July 2012. She joins us from Photo Center NW, where she previously served as Executive Director and led the organization to significant...

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Tips for Medical Professionals for Making Better/Safer Environments for Youth with LGBTQ Parents

Tips for Medical  Professionals for Making Better/Safer Environments for Youth with LGBTQ Parents   In the United States alone, there are millions of people with one or more lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and/or queer (LGBTQ) parent(s). While research shows that there are no significant developmental differences or negative effects on children of LGBTQ parents, these youth report facing significantly more prejudice and...

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You’re in Good Company – An Introduction to Famous People with LGBTQ Parents

Ever felt like you were the only one with one or more lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and/or queer parent(s)? Not only are there millions of other children, youth and adults who have LGBTQ parents, but some of them are celebrities! This list introduces just a few of the many famous people who have or had one or more LGBTQ parent. Adrian Hood Daughter of legendary lesbian folk singer Alix Dobkin. Adrian was born in New York City in...

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2nd Gen FAQ- For LGBTQ Folks with LGBTQ Parents

2nd Gen FAQ For lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning folks with LGBT Q parents     What is this Second Generation thing anyway? Second Generation is a term that we use to describe queer, lesbian, transgender, bisexual, gay, and questioning children who also have gay parents. Second Genners come from a diverse range of family make-ups, gender identities, and cultures. Some of us came out after our parents...

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House Parties!!!

Western Massachusetts,  September 30th San Francisco, October 7th Join us as we as one of our upcoming house parties!  We are holding parties around the country to provide opportunities for people to gather and learn more about COLAGE and our great COLAGErs!  email us at: Colage@colage.org to find out where to find a party near you OR how to host one...

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