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A Day in Our Shoes: VIDEO

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In The Life looks at the continuing threat to NYC homeless LGBT youth and the work being done by the Ali Forney Center:

There are an estimated 3,800 homeless youth in New York City. About 1,500 of them identity as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender. Government funding provides fewer than 200 shelter beds for all homeless children in the city.

Watch, AFTER THE JUMP...

How to help the Ali Forney Center over the holidays, HERE.

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  1. Thanks for sharing that clip and even more importantly the link to the Ali Forney's resource/needs list that would have otherwise most likely have gone unnoticed.

    Posted by: ESA | Nov 22, 2011 1:25:46 PM


  2. This is very upsetting. I don't get tears in my eyes too often, but this broke my heart.

    Posted by: Alan | Nov 22, 2011 8:11:12 PM


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