Proud2Be Blog

  1. Proud2Be Youth Voice: Why we started an LGBT+ group in our school

    2017 figures suggested that 1 in 25 British young people identified as lesbian, gay or bisexual. The Office for National Statistics described a “statistically significant increase” from previous years, amongst the general population but particularly amongst those aged 16 to 24. Figures regarding transgender youths were more unclear, but most estimates are at around 1% of the general population. 2017 was also the year I was lucky enough to get involved with founding my school’s LGBT... Read more
  2. EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT!

    EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT: Totnes Pride After Party EARLY BIRD tickets are now on sale until the end of July! Come and join us on Saturday 1st September for live music, 3 DJ sets, live performances and lip syncs! It is going to be a great night :) £8 (+ 80p online booking fee). Alternatively, get your tickets from Jae at one of Proud2Be's groups in July and August. Open to all (16 +) BUY YOUR TICKETS HERE:... Read more
  3. Our social group’s 6th Birthday next Thursday!

    A week today (Thurs 12th) we will be celebrating Proud2Be's social's 6th Birthday! Come and join us at our July social for karaoke, crafts and cake! Free to attend | 6.30pm-9.30pm Sign up for news here: https://proud2be.us5.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=206594cac48fb44566bfa7144&id=dd7bcf28d3 All the info: https://www.proud2be.co.uk/groups-events/social-group/ See you... Read more
  4. Our July Newsletter!

    Click the link below to see our latest South Devon newsletter!   https://mailchi.mp/ceff104f7403/proud2be-events-a-disco-social-group-craft-day-1120869   To keep updated with our groups and event please subscribe here:... Read more
  5. Summer BBQ this Thursday!

    Join us this Thursday for our social group. We will be enjoying a BBQ in the garden (Rushbrook) to say thank you to all of our wonderful P2B volunteers (V & GF options available). Free to attend. Sign up to our community newsletter here: http://eepurl.com/dwt4_D More info about our social group... Read more

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