Worried about Tommy? Don’t know any real kids who are homeless? There’s a lot more of them than you may think.
How many? No one knows for sure, but you can begin educating yourself about the problem by taking a look at this brief Wikipedia article.
Want to know more? Here’s still another site where you can educate yourself about the dimensions of the problem.
Wondering how you can help?
There are homeless LGBT kids all over this country, all over this world. And there are even more non-LGBT kids who are homeless as well. Fortunately, there are also lots of organizations trying to help that could use your financial support.
Here are a few in the United States worth checking out:
The True Colors Fund and the many local organizations it recommends are worth your consideration as well. Covenant House, which has locations in 27 cities throughout the United States, Canada, and Latin America, is another fine organization worth supporting.