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How to Access YLI Merced’s LGBTQQIA2 Library

December 20, 2022 / , and

LGBTQQIA2-Libray Our team at YLI has built a resourceful library for LGBTQ+ youth and allies! The library is available for the community to come and check out at their own convenience. Read More
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Me vs Roanoke

December 19, 2022 / and

Youth reporter Malachi Sanchez reflects on his experiences between community and the lack of in Merced and in his new home of Roanoke, Virginia.

Merced Pride Center Aims to Create Support and Resources Within Community

September 30, 2022 / and

The Merced Pride Center holds various support groups for the LGBTQIA+/2S community in the county.
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Zine: An Introduction to the Complexities of Queerness

September 21, 2022 / and

Queerness is complex! Here's an introduction to what that means.
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My Hometown vs Me

August 15, 2022 / and

Malachi Sanchez tells his story about being a queer person disconnected to his hometown.

Interviews With LGBTQIA+ Elders: JJ

July 7, 2022 / and

As progress continues through society, LGBTQIA+ folks have been able to have access to more resources than in the past. These LGBTQIA+ young folks are able to connect with elders who have seen the change happen through community and also gain wisdom from them in these conversations.