COLAGE Illinois Chapter
Upcoming Events: Kick Off Potluck! SUNDAY November 3rd 1pm – 3pm. Youth will have an opportunity to play some games and get to know one another. Please bring a dish to share for this community potluck . Families can find out more about the COLAGE organization and learn what our Chapter has to offer.
Where: Unity of Fox Valley, 230 Webster St, Batavia, IL 60510 (This is a safe and affirming church)
When: The Illinois COLAGE group will be meeting the 1st Sunday of each month beginning on November 3rd.
Who We Are: COLAGE Illinois welcomes youth Jr High and High School Age with and LGBTQ parent to participate and connect with our supportive and inclusive community. Group meetings will be warm and welcoming with an emphasis on embracing differences as strengths, and developing confidence in our identities. In addition to monthly meetings, COLAGE will provide a space for youth to participate in fun events such as potlucks, volunteer activities, and theme parties.
Adult COLAGErs: We value you as an integral part of our community. We would love to talk with you to discuss ways you can become involved with our chapter and become role models for our community. Please contact us via email.
Meet Your Coordinator: My name is Lisa and my wife and I have a 13 year old son. We are starting this group for kids like our son who think they are the only child except for a small group of families that has gay parents. We want our kids to feel supported and empowered. We hope you join us and are looking forward to meeting you.