It Gets Better Project

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Watch an endless stream of inspiring stories shared by people just like you. Visit our Get Help page to find LGBTQ+ youth support services in your community. Or, sign our pledge to commit to a world where all LGBTQ+ young people are free to live equally and know their worthiness and power as individuals!

The It Gets Better Project inspires people across the globe to share their stories and remind the next generation of LGBTQ+ youth that hope is out there, and it will get better.

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Archie Comics + It Gets Better Project: National Coming Out Day 2019

In honor of National Coming Out Day 2019, we partnered with Archie Comics to envision #ABetterUniverse! In this world, everyone is met with love and support when they choose to disclose their sexual orientation and/or gender identity.

Over 70,000 people have shared their It Gets Better story.

It Gets Better on the TODAY Show!

On Nat'l Coming Out Day, the TODAY show shared the story of McKenna Palmer, a former all-star intern of the It Gets Better Project.

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It Gets Better EDU

Watch the historic series and download our free EduGuide today.


Featuring your favorite queer celebrities then and now! We hope you find their "senior quotes" inspiring as you continue the school year! #ItGetsBetter

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Take The Pledge

630,010 have pledged to help It Gets Better. Now it's your turn.

I believe in a world where hope outshines fear. I commit to stand up and speak out against hate and intolerance.

My support for LGBTQ youth will be steadfast. I am part of a global community that is proud and resolute in its efforts to create a brighter, more inclusive world for all people.

I know it will get better.

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