It Gets Better Blog

Read more about what's going on in the world and in the minds of LGBTQ+ youth. Plus, want to see your words on our blog?

Meet the Grantees: 50 States. 50 Grants.

Fifty schools in 40 states plus Washington D.C. will receive $10K for projects making schools better for LGBTQ+ students.

We Will NEVER Stop Fighting for Your Rights

The It Gets Better Project statement on the overturning of Roe vs. Wade.

Why the Equality Act is Important to Me

Former It Gets Better Project intern Annie Bennett is passionate about the Equality Act, and you should be too.

LGBTQ+ Youth Have "Something to Say"

LGBTQ+ young people grab the mic as Freeform and the It Gets Better Project ask what change THEY want to see in the world.

Drumroll... 50 States. 50 Grants.

Meet the first six recipients of our nationwide grant opportunity to benefit LGBTQ+ students.

Meet the Brands Supporting LGBTQ+ Youth

Our 2022 Brand Partners are BEYOND fabulous — and they're ALL raising critical funds for LGBTQ+ Youth!

What I Want Young Lesbians to Know

As they prepare to graduate high-school, guest blogger Kat Ritual reflects on what being a lesbian means to them.

Introducing imi

imi is a tool for LGBTQ+ teens, by LGBTQ+ teens to help you explore your identity and support your mental health.

Digital Pride is Back!

We're back for another year of Digital Pride activities — and this time, we're going to be in person In New York too!

Winner: "Writing Our Own Dictionary"

"Writing Our Own Dictionary" has taken home Gold honors for social impact at the 2022 Telly Awards.