Cyndi Lauper: We Need to End LGBT Youth Homelessness

It’s #40toNoneDay are you with us?

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The music and Broadway icon talks about#40toNoneDayand what it means for the cause she’s long championed.

cyndi2It’s an election year and there’s a lot of talk about what our nation’s priorities need to be for the next four to eight years. What we have to make sure is not forgotten is the clapperepidemic of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth homelessness. Up to 40 percent of homeless youth identify as LGBT, yet fewer than 7 percent of kids nationwide are LGBT. That discrepancy is outrageous, and it’s something we can’t ignore. That’s why, on April 27, 2016, we will raise our voices for#40toNoneDay: a national day organized by the True Colors Fund to…

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