Many of us are optimistic that in June the Supreme Court will decide in favor of marriage equality ….

But even if the outcome goes our way one cannot nor should not assume that the decision will have a significant impact on the lives of many lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth in their schools, their homes and their communities.  (Read more)

By Youth OUTright WNC, Inc

Meeting Schedule:

Contact Laurie Pitts, Programs Manager at laurie.pitts@youthoutright.org or 828.785.3621 for more information about meetings and other YO activities and events.
 Sunday youth meetings are 4:00 – 6:00 at First Congregational United Church of Christ (FCUCC), 20 Oak Street in downtown Asheville, unless otherwise indicated. Youth ages 14 – 20 are welcome to attend Sunday meetings.  Youth ages 21 – 23 are invited to attend Young Adult Leaders monthly meetings which are indicated in the schedule.
Directions: When facing the red doors at the front of the church take the long sidewalk to the door with a handicap access button.  Push the button and take the stairs to the top floor.

Sunday bus service now available in Asheville.  Click to review the schedule.

July 5: Cook-Out & Games – A belated 4th Of July celebration.  Good food, good company, and good fun!  If you have a favorite side dish or dessert, please feel free to bring it with you.

July 12: Current Events/Open Discussion – With so much going on the world over the past few weeks, let’s talk about all the feelings that come along with all of these headline-making events

July 19: Youth Room Renovation – Let’s make more space in the youth room!  We’ll do some cleaning, cleaning out of mysterious boxes and bags, organize the clothes closet and re-paint the chalkboard wall.  Imagine how much we can do if we all work together!  Young Adult Leaders are also invited to this group.

July 26: Let’s Talk Identities – This group in an opportunity to talk about the many sexual, romantic and gender identities



By Youth OUTright WNC, Inc