This year’s annual report celebrates the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Welcoming Schools program and its enduring impact on educators across the country in support of LGBTQ+ children and youth from preschool through high school.
Since the start of 2023, more than 420 discriminatory bills have been introduced in legislatures across the United States – marking the greatest number of anti-LGBTQ+ bills introduced ever. LGBTQ+ students and families live in every county and every zip code of this country. We’re multi-racial, multi-lingual, and have different abilities and talents. We deserve classrooms and school communities where we are welcomed for who we are and all we have to offer.