Institute’s Connect 4 Life Program Completes First Funding Round Effort to Support Homeless LGBT Youth to Launch in D.C. This Quarter Thanks to the generous year-end support of donors and organizational partners all across the U.S., the LGBT Technology Institute will soon be providing mobile connectivity to homeless and at-risk LGBT youth in the nation’s capital. The Connect 4 Life program closed a successful crowdfunding round on January 23, receiving over $10,000 in gifts.
***Media Advisory*** Arcus Foundation Awards $5,000 Matching Grant for the LGBT Technology Institute’s Connect 4 Life Program On December 8th, the LGBT Technology Institute kicked off a holiday “friends and family” fundraising campaign to raise $7,500 for it’s groundbreaking Connect 4 Life program. Today we are excited to announce a generous matching grant from the Arcus Foundation that will double every dollar donated up to $5,000. An estimated 40% of homeless youth identify
At the White House LGBT Innovation Summit this summer, LGBT Tech vice president Allyson Robinson announced a new program to leverage the power of mobile technology to improve outcomes for homeless LGBT youth: Connect 4 Life. We are excited to release our latest research report, Helping Homeless Youth Stay Connected, showing just how big the problem of LGBT youth homelessness really is – and how mobile connectivity can help solve it. In producing this research, LGBT Technology