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.

"Progress Comes With Its Fair Share of Iguanas..."

It Gets Better iguana pin inspired by SNL sketch raises more than $20,000 to support LGBTQ+ youth.

Celebrating Ivy Bottini

Ivy Bottini — comedian, artist, queer activist, feminist icon, mother, and without question... absolutely fearless.

Audre Lorde's Legacy

We wanted to take a moment to celebrate Audre Lorde’s life and legacy.

Limited Edition Iguana Pin Inspired by SNL

We are shocked and overwhelmed by your support. This item is now sold out and will begin shipping in early March.

See How We Connected Digitally This Year

Our 2020 Global Summit looked different, but that didn't stop us from connecting with our global LGBTQ+ family.

About Saturday Night

Saturday Night Live and its incredible cast of queer talent held up a mirror to the It Gets Better Project and made us laugh. But in addition to laughs, LGBTQ+ youth everywhere still need our support — every single day.

How We're Hoping It Gets Better Over the Next Four Years

From newly appointed LGBTQ+ officials to protecting out planet, our Youth Voices talk about the change they want to see happen over the next four years.

Youth Voices Response: It's OK to Feel Scared and Angry

Isabella J. - "Every single emotion that you are feeling right now is so incredibly valid and healthy."

A Look Back at 2020 with Our Youth Voices

They've raised their voices, shared their stories, and paved a path for LGBTQ+ youth everywhere. Take a look below at some of the highlights from our year together.

It Gets Better Project 2020 Impact Report

With your help we supported more LGBTQ+ youth this year than ever before!