Gay Straight Alliance

The Andy Zanca Youth Empowerment Program spoke with participants of the valley's annual alternative dance and poetry slam which celebrates youth LGBTQ+ diversity. The Word Dance takes place in April and is hosted by the Basalt High School Gay Straight Alliance and sponsored by AspenOUT.

Messages of Hope for LGBTQ+ Youth

Jan 27, 2019

Participants of the 2019 Gay Ski Week present words of wisdom and messages of hope for LGBTQ youth of the Roaring Fork Valley. This project was inspired by the Global Mental Health: Trauma and Recovery Certificate Program. Thank you to Janet Gordon Counseling for inspiring the project. Support for this project comes from AspenOUT.

KDNK's Raleigh Burleigh speaks with Steven Machuca and Lindsay Anderson of Basalt High School about the Gay Straight Alliance's "Alternative Prom" and poetry slam on Saturday, April 28.