Initiatives

The It Gets Better Project always has new and exciting initiatives happening in support of LGBTQ+ young people! These are some of the latest.

2021 Better Everyday Challenge

Join us in uplifting and empowering LGBTQ+ youth BEFORE they're in crisis. Let them know they matter TODAY!

It Gets Better + JoJo Siwa

JoJo Siwa + members of the It Gets Better Project and Facebook talk all about chosen family.

Meet the Winners

Meet the Shutterstock x It Gets Better Project grant winners committed to documenting everyday LGBTQ+ life through art!

Everyone Is in Some Sort of Transition

Ophelia Pastrana shares the lessons she's learned on her 10-year journey for Trans Awareness Week.

Youth Voices: We Made a Zine!

See collections of art, poetry, musings, photos, and more from our Youth Voices for Trans Awareness Week.

50 States. 50 Grants. 5000 Voices.

We're giving grants of up to $10K to at least one middle and/or high school in every state.

Youth Voices React: Texas Trans Athletes Ban

Our Youth Voices have something to say to the governor of Texas — leave transgender kids alone.

Get Smarter About Coming Out

Historian Blair Imani chats with Youth Voice Jace D. + tips about coming out from her book, "Read This to Get Smarter."

It Gets Better Project On Twitch!

Meet our current It Gets Better ambassadors and learn more about our upcoming streams on Twitch.