15 06, 2017

Youth Pride Inc News

By | 2017-06-15T01:30:37+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Youth Pride Inc. News|Comments Off on Youth Pride Inc News

Youth Pride Inc. (YPI) is an affirming space for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, questioning young people to build community, develop connections and be themselves. Youth come together from a wide range of backgrounds and join with one another over common issues and activities, sometimes as simple as playing video games or sharing a meal. [...]

5 12, 2016

Youth Pride, Inc.

By | 2017-01-08T19:34:44+00:00 December 5th, 2016|Youth Pride Inc. News|Comments Off on Youth Pride, Inc.

Greetings! Youth Pride, Inc. (YPI) was delighted to welcome new and returning youth back into our Center during our Fall Youth Open House. During the open house, youth enjoyed special events each night that included an Open Mic Night, Game Tournament and Fall Formal Dance. Additionally, the week featured a series on how to be [...]

29 07, 2013

By | 2013-07-29T19:49:51+00:00 July 29th, 2013|News, Youth Pride Inc. News|Comments Off on

HIV TESTING Thanks to our partners at AIDS Project Rhode Island, we offer free and confidential HIV testing at our drop-in center on the last Monday of every month from 6 to 7:30PM. The next dates for testing are Monday, July 29 and Monday, August 26. If you have questions, contact our HIV prevention coordinator [...]

1 05, 2013

Youth Pride Inc. May Update

By | 2013-04-30T23:39:47+00:00 May 1st, 2013|Youth Pride Inc. News|Comments Off on Youth Pride Inc. May Update

Youth Pride, inc. expressed concern about the information in last month’s article titled “How to Become What Becomes You.” We applaud GET for their quick response. Volunteers Needed for CVS/ Caremark Charity Classic YPI is seeking volunteers of all ages! Youth Pride, Inc. has been accepted as a beneficiary of the CVS/Caremark Charity Classic golf [...]

1 04, 2013

April 2013 Youth Pride Update

By | 2013-04-01T22:15:34+00:00 April 1st, 2013|Youth Pride Inc. News|Comments Off on April 2013 Youth Pride Update

On Saturday, March 16th students and community members from around Rhode Island gathered together to participate in the 8th annual Gay Straight Alliance Coalition Conference. The event was held at Classical High School and organized by staff from Youth Pride, Inc. The conference was created to unite Rhode Island residents and offer a safe space [...]

27 09, 2012

The New People

By | 2012-09-27T23:54:47+00:00 September 27th, 2012|Youth Pride Inc. News|11 Comments

Michelle Mooney is the President of the PRIDE Alliance at Johnson & Wales University. GET Interviewed her to find out about what PRIDE Alliance does in honor of Coming Out Day. GET: What does your campus do for National Coming Out Day? Michelle Mooney: Johnson & Wales University PRIDE Alliance’s Coming Out Day celebration is [...]

30 07, 2012

Outspoken Returns

By | 2012-07-30T10:04:34+00:00 July 30th, 2012|Youth Pride Inc. News|15 Comments

OUTspoken, our leadership development program for youth, is back with a week-long summer series. The workshop will run from August 13 through the 17, 1pm to 3:30pm, at our drop-in center (743 Westminster Street in Providence). Youth will learn about social justice, advocacy, public speaking, and other communication skills. A longer version of OUTspoken training [...]

1 07, 2012

Youth Pride, Inc. July

By | 2012-07-01T19:40:30+00:00 July 1st, 2012|Youth Pride Inc. News|0 Comments

Save the Date—Annual Event! Please mark your calendars for Friday, Nov. 2nd, 2012 for Youth Pride Inc.’s annual event. We look forward to returning to the Providence Biltmore! Contact Kerri at: kerri@youthprideri.org or 401.421.5626 if you are interested in sponsorship opportunities for the event. Summer Programming We have some exciting programs this summer, including outdoor [...]

1 06, 2012

Happy Pride 2012!

By | 2012-06-01T01:10:54+00:00 June 1st, 2012|Youth Pride Inc. News|1 Comment

PRIDEFEST: Come visit our booth at Pridefest to meet YPI youth, staff, and board members and to participate in activities created by OMG (Oceanstate MPowerment Group)–our peer-to-peer HIV prevention program! PARADE: All youth (ages 13-23) are welcome to march with us during the Pride Parade. Please meet us at the staging area to line up [...]

29 04, 2012

Lipsky/Whittaker Scholarship Available

By | 2012-04-29T09:59:14+00:00 April 29th, 2012|Youth Pride Inc. News|0 Comments

Youth Pride Inc. is proud to announce that applications for the Lipsky/Whittaker Scholarship Fund will be accepted now through May 25th, 2012. The Lipsky/Whittaker Scholarships will be awarded to Rhode Island youth who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning (LGBTQQ) or the child of LGBTQQ parents. The scholarship was established through the estate [...]