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tufamilia_770x443Radio interview with El Zol 107.9 / Entrevista de radio con El Zol 107.9 – Jul. 26 and Aug. 2, 2015

Metro DC PFLAG took part in a  interview with the largest radio…

Metro DC PFLAG participó en una entrevista con la estación de radio…

Fairfax-County-Considers-Schedule-Change-to-Improve-Student-Achievement-AaSTM3Misrepresenting Fairfax’s sex-ed changes – Jul. 24, 2015

In the July 7 Metro article “She’s no ‘rubber-stamp school board member,’ ” Fairfax County School Board member Elizabeth Schultz misrepresented the full nature of her opposition to proposed…

rwv_0615_pflag_pic-1_webMaking a difference: Riderwood’s PFLAG group reaches out to hearts and minds – Jun. 5, 2015

People living at Riderwood who are searching for information or resources on how to best support a family member who is lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender don’t have to look very far…

PWLiving-June-2015-PFlag.jpegPFLAG Prince William: Creating a Safe Place for LGBT Families, Youth and Supporters – Jun. 2015

Most lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) students in Virginia have been victimized in some way at school, and the majority of incidents were not reported…

faiPhil Hicks of Metro DC PFLAG Speaks at Fairfax County School Board Meeting – May 21, 2015

Past president and current Advocacy Chair for Metro DC PFLAG in Virginia, Phil Hicks shares his testimony about why an inclusive curriculum is important in the education of our children. Thank You Phil!

indexAfter almost a decade of education and advocacy at Riderwood, PFLAG becomes counseling group and looks for new leadership – (Page 7) Dec. 2014

For the past nine years PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) has been a source of support, education and advocacy for equal rights…

Metro-DC-PFLAG-LogoPFLAG House Party Celebrates Progress – Nov. 18, 2014

Metro DC PFLAG Board Member Tracie Felker and her husband Oliver Tessier, the parents of two openly gay Eagle Scouts, are hosting a party for the national organization’s local chapter…

BSAVoice1PFLAG Metro DC Member’s Son Speaks Out On BSA Leadership, Post Eagle Scouts – Aug. 8, 2014

We reported back in February of this year how history was made when Pascal Tessier–son of proud PFLAG mom and PFLAG Metro DC board member…

PH2011011806328Loudoun has a safe place for all – Jan. 20, 2011

Loudoun County students and families dealing with sexual identity issues have a new place to seek support and a sense of community. Metro DC PFLAG, an area chapter of Parents…

were-here-for-youSterling home to Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender support group – Jan. 18, 2011

Metro DC PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays), is starting a gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender youth and parent support group to meet in Sterling.The group…

Logo-Pride-and-Passion-Vertical Pulling Out the PFLAG Stops – Mar.18, 2009

Washington is home to many national GLBT organizations working for equality on nearly every front. When you look at the lineup for one organization’s upcoming gala — with Broadway and…