WHY WE ARE HERE
LGBTQ+ youth in unaccepting homes and communities are 8 times more likely to die by suicide and 3 times more likely to engage in risky drug use.
These stats need to change.
ORGINS OF LOVELOUD
Founded in 2017 by Dan Reynolds, the LOVELOUD Foundation, is a catalyst to bring communities and families together to help ignite the vital conversation about what it means to unconditionally love our LGBTQ+ youth. LOVELOUD offers hope to young people, letting them know they’re not alone and encouraging acceptance in the home and community.
It all begins with talking about, sharing and showing the realities of what LGBTQ+ teens face daily.
In 2018, your support of LOVELOUD enabled us to award grants to an amazing and diverse group of organizations serving LGBTQ+ youth. These organizations include: