Gallup: In U.S., Estimate of LGBT Population Rises to 4.5%
Risein LGBT identification mostly among millennials
- LGBT identification is lower among older generations
- 5.1% of women identify as LGBT, compared with 3.9% of men
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The percentage of American adults identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) increased to 4.5% in 2017, up from 4.1% in 2016 and 3.5% in 2012 when Gallup began tracking the measure. The latest estimate is based on over 340,000 interviews conducted as part of Gallup’s daily tracking in 2017.
Read the full article here: https://news.gallup.com/poll/234863/estimate-lgbt-population-rises.aspx
Our apologies for the late notice, but the PFLAG Annapolis/Anne Arundel County support meetings scheduled for Tuesday, March 20, 2018 are canceled due to inclement weather. Please join us at the next meeting on Tuesday, April 3, 2018.
Amazon is tripling the donation amount to 1.5% when customers make their first eligible smile.amazon.com purchase from March 12 – 31, 2018
3x your impact! From March 12-31, 2018, Amazon is tripling the donation rate on your first smile.amazon.com purchase! Go to smile.amazon.com/ch/81-2841736 and Amazon donates to PFLAG Annapolis-Anne Arundel County.
Please help Alyssa reach her goal! Only a few days left to donate!
LGBTQ adults, what would you tell your teenage self? Bridge the intergenerational gaps in our community by writing a letter to your teenage self.
You can donate to the IF I KNEW THEN anthology publishing fund through the link below.
#tellyourstory #ifiknewthenproject #dearme #loveme #letterstoyourteenageself #lgbtqvoices #supporgbtqyouth #wordsmatter
Alyssa, a PFLAG Annapolis/Anne Arundel County co-founder, spoke at the Annapolis Women’s March 2018 on January 20, 2018.
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Celebrate Halloween with Our PFLAG Chapter!
The Tuesday, October 17, 2017, meeting is the one before Halloween.
Feel free to bring sweets (e.g., cookies, candy) or dress in costume.
PFLAG Annapolis/Anne Arundel County Walks at the Annapolis Out of the Darkness Walk
Sign up to join PFLAG Annapolis/Anne Arundel County at the Annapolis Out of the Darkness Walk on Saturday, September 16, 2017.
You also can volunteer to staff the Chapter table during the event.
Time: 9:30am – 1:30pm EDT