Glitz Gala 2018
Nov
3
7:00 PM19:00

Glitz Gala 2018

We are proud to announce that Out Youth is bringing Glitz back to Fair Market in Downtown Austin. Tickets and tables are now on sale and trust us you don't want to miss it.

The evening will include dinner, drinks, dancing, silent and live auctions, and our awards presentation honoring our outstanding volunteers and supporters as well as a few surprises.

We hope to see you on Saturday, November 3rd, as we celebrate 28 years of Out Youth’s service to LGBTQ+ youth.

A VIP reception under the evening stars will begin at 6 p.m. The glittering gala gets underway at 7 p.m. Complimentary valet will be available. Attire is Austin after dark – so be sure you dress to impress.

If you have any questions, please reach out to our Development Coordinator, Briona Jenkins, at briona.jenkins@outyouth.org

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#AustinOutProud August 2018
Aug
13
5:00 PM17:00

#AustinOutProud August 2018

On Monday, August 13 beginning at 5 pm Out Youth will be having the next #AustinOutProud event. 

#AustinOutProud is Out Youth's community engagement series that gives supporters the chance to; network with other supporters, meet and speak to Out Youth staff, youth, and board members, and hear from community members and partners. 

At this event, we will be discussing: our new young adult services program, upcoming events, volunteer opportunities, and other ways for you to get connected to our work. 

This #AustinOutProud will be hosted by our partners at HomeAway with FREE garage parking available.

Catered food for this event is being donated by Central Market and snacks donated by Rhythm Superfoods. 

**This event is 18+ and please note that IDs will be checked if you would like an alcoholic beverage. 

The next #AustinOutProud will be accessible to all ages for our holiday event.

RSVP for this free #AustinOutProud event here

 

 

Please be sure to click the event photo for additional information. You can also visit our Community Fundraisers page to see how some local companies are giving back to Out Youth. 

If you want additional information about upcoming events, please contact Briona Jenkins at briona.jenkins@outyouth.org

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Out Youth Pride Volunteer Coffee Hour
Aug
10
11:00 AM11:00

Out Youth Pride Volunteer Coffee Hour

Join us at Revival Coffee this Friday, August 10, beginning at 11 am, for our Austin Pride Volunteer Coffee Hour. We will be there signing up volunteers to help us with Austin Pride, passing out volunteer shirts, and connecting our volunteers with each other. 

If you are interested in volunteering for Austin Pride with Out Youth please go here

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Community Night Spotlight: LGBTQ Family Pride
Aug
8
4:00 PM16:00

Community Night Spotlight: LGBTQ Family Pride

Thinkery is hosting a playful evening in celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer families, as well as LGBTQ adults with children in their lives. Admission is by donation, with a suggested $1 dollar donation.

Thinkery strives to be an inclusive, friendly, inspiring space to learn for the entire community, regardless of financial status, mental/physical abilities, ethnicity, nationality, race, sexual orientation, gender expression/identity or family status. During Community Night Spotlight evenings, Thinkery shines a light on a unique aspect of the rich diversity that makes Austin such an amazing place to live, play and learn with educational activities facilitated by staff and special community presenters.

LGBTQ Family Pride Evening activities and community partners include:

Getting cooking with Common Threads and learn healthy snack recipes, like rainbow fruit kabobs!

Mini-Pride Parade: Grab a rainbow flag, a noisemaker and show your pride as we march through the museum.

Storytime with Austin International Drag Foundation Inc. drag queen storytellers.

Out Youth where youth of all sexual orientations and gender identities have a place where they are loved, acknowledged, and accepted for exactly who they are.

PFLAG Austin an organization dedicated to offering free support groups that offer: acceptance, encouragement and answers to your questions about LGBTQ issues.

Taste the colors of the rainbow with free ice cream generously donated by our friends at Lick Honest Ice Creams!

"What Makes a Family?" Art Wall – Add a picture of what family means to you - we’re more alike than different!

Parachute Play – Experience your kindergarten glory days while jumping under a colorful parachute.

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Big Gay Musical benefiting Out Youth
Aug
4
8:00 PM20:00

Big Gay Musical benefiting Out Youth

The Hideout Theatre presents Big Gay Musical: An Improvised Super Super Gay Musical, the biggest, bestest, queerest Broadway musical that never existed! 

Every Saturday at 8pm in July and August, a Big Gay Musical homage to Broadway will be created before your eyes, inspired by true stories from LGBTQIA+- identifying monologists told onstage during the show! This never-before-seen, never-to-be-seen-again Big Gay Musical will feature queer protagonists, queer love stories and a whole heap of VERY EXTRA queer anthems

Each of Big Gay Musical’s seven shows will raise money for a different local LGBTQIA+ organization! This show will be benefiting Out Youth.

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Trans Night Swim
Jul
27
8:00 PM20:00

Trans Night Swim

Bring your swimsuit, friends and loved ones to the Trans Night Swim! Trans Wellness and the KIND clinic are hosting a giant Night Swim pool party for trans and non-binary people and our families and friends. We’re renting out Bartholomew Municipal Pool after hours and there will be snacks and beverages for all!

RSVP required: get your FREE ticket via Eventbrite. This event is open to trans, non-binary, and gender-questions adults 18+ and their loved ones.

Please note: this is an alcohol-free, fat-positive, body-positive, trans-positive and anti-oppressive event. Any disrespect will not be tolerated.

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Reach Out: Brunch Out with Kind
Jul
21
10:00 AM10:00

Reach Out: Brunch Out with Kind

Join us for an inclusive & informative community brunch at Magnolia Café South this Saturday, July 21.

Out Youth will be joined by our partners from the Kind Clinic in the Garden sharing information about our organizations and how you can help support LGBTQ+ youth across Central Texas.

You'll also have the opportunity to register to vote thanks to the Magnolia Café South Mother-Daughter due at their voter registration booth from 10 am – 12 pm!

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Hops & Grain Tap Takeover Fundraiser for Out Youth
Jun
20
6:00 PM18:00

Hops & Grain Tap Takeover Fundraiser for Out Youth

In honor of PRIDE month, Black Star Co-op Pub is filling up their wall with Hops & Grain brews, and donating $1 for each H&G and house rational beer sold to Out Youth.  

The Kind Clinic will also be here with educational materials and fun swag!

Austin Bounce House Rentals will be here providing fun for all ages!!! 

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Volunteer with Out Youth at the Hill Country Ride for AIDS 2018
Apr
28
7:30 AM07:30

Volunteer with Out Youth at the Hill Country Ride for AIDS 2018

  • St. Luke's Episcopal Church - Cypress Mill (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

For the last eighteen years, Out Youth has been a beneficiary of the Hill Country Ride for AIDS (HCRA), and this year we are helping with the lunch pit stop at the race. It’s very important to Out Youth that we have youth representation, and we would love for your youth AND your family to be present for this important day of service.

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28th Annual Youth Prom
Apr
21
6:00 PM18:00

28th Annual Youth Prom

The Out Youth Prom is a time for youth ages 12 to 18 of all sexual orientations and gender identities to experience an environment where they are loved, acknowledged, and accepted for exactly who they are - while they dance and sing and celebrate their authenticity!

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