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?

Parents: It's Time to Be the Ally LGBTQ+ Kids Need

Saying you're an ally isn't enough anymore. It's time to step up and be there for all LGBTQ+ kids at ALL times.

The Brands That Backed LGBTQ+ Youth in 2022

We couldn't have done it without these incredible brands. Join us in thanking them for their support.

Youth Voices Take On Los Angeles

The Youth Voices Class of 2023 takes on Los Angeles for the inaugural Youth Summit.

We Need to Prioritize Mental Health for LGBTQ+ Youth

Desmond Napoles (aka Desmond is Amazing) wants to have an important talk about mental health.

LGBTQ+ Youth Need Us - We CAN'T Slow Down!

A letter from the It Gets Better Project's Executive Director Brian Wenke on what's next for us in 2023.

How To Make Your Classroom LGBTQ+ Friendly

Our Education team + our Youth Voices discuss what goes into making a classroom LGBTQ+ friendly and welcoming.

Woke AF - Unshrinking Youth

The It Gets Better Project's Youth Voices ambassadors take part in a three part series dedicated to LGBTQ+ youth.

New Series: "Industry S.T.E.M."

Get to know five inspiring LGBTQ+ professionals working in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

Better Everyday - Chris and Scott Evans

Brothers Chris and Scott Evans on why being an ally for LGBTQ+ youth is vital this holiday season!

Better Everyday - Chloe, 15

Today, we're kicking off our 2022 Better Everyday end-of-year giving campaign. Meet Chloe, one of our Youth Voices ambassadors.