LYRIC’s mission is to build community and inspire positive social change through education enhancement, career trainings, health promotion, and leadership development with LGBTQQ youth, their families, and allies of all races, classes, genders, and abilities.
LYRIC envisions a diverse society where LGBTQQ youth are embraced for who they are and encouraged to be who they want to be. By working towards social justice and supporting young leaders, their families and allies, LYRIC is building a world that honors, respects and appreciates LGBTQQ youth and their contributions.
Voices of Youth
At LYRIC I learned how to overcome my fears and anxiety. I learned how to love and take care of myself.~ EdianBlair
I was able to find my own identity and become the person I am today. I can go out into the world and conquer it with no fear.~ Froy
LYRIC by the Numbers
Approximately 92% of LYRIC’s population is low income.