An international public-private partnership in support of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender youth, that is working to help schools - at home and all over the world - become safe places where every family can belong, where every educator can teach, and where every child can learn, regardless of gender identity or sexual orientation.
2.) IMPORTANT: Safe Schools Coalition's next meeting is TODAY - Tuesday, April 15th in Seattle!
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Got a problem at school with anti-gay harassment?

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1-877-SAFE-SAFE (1-877-723-3723) 24 hours a day - the phone line is answered at the Sexual Assault Hotline and they will have a Safe Schools Coalition Intervention Specialist volunteer get back to you within 24 hours.  

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1.) Pink Prom 2014 - Everett, WA - April 26

The Pink Prom  
1920s - The Great Gatsby

Saturday, April 26, 2014 
8 p.m.-midnight
Everett Community College
Henry M. Jackson Center, 2000 Tower Street.

A safe and sober event for GLBTQs and friends, ages 14-20.

$15 single ticket / $25 couple's ticket

"Youth are able to attend work parties to earn free tickets.  Our goal however is to make sure that youth have the opportunity to attend.  So if you have a youth that cannot attend a work party and is not able to afford a ticket, we have scholarships to make sure that all youth who want to attend are able to do so."

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Sponsored by GLOBE (GLBTQ Loving Ourselves, Becoming Empowered) and PFLAG-Everett.

2.) IMPORTANT: Safe Schools Coalition's next meeting is TODAY - Tuesday, April 15th in Seattle!
 The next Safe Schools Coalition meeting is today, Tuesday, March 18th from 3-5pm at Planned Parenthood on Capitol Hill in Seattle, WA.
Brett Niessen facilitates.

Contact Brett if you have agenda items to suggest or if you need instructions about attending in person or calling in by conference call.
Use this contact form on our website. 

All are welcome! You do NOT need to be a Coalition member to attend.

For more information, see this page.

Leadership Team:



  • Lead Chair -- Matthew Wilson (Oasis Youth Center): send a message or call 253-671-2838   
  • Back-up Lead Chair -- Seth Kirby (Oasis Youth Center): send a message or call 253-671-2838  


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