Houston Area Teen Coalition of Homosexuals (HATCH)

H.A.T.C.H. provides a safe, social environment for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning [GLBTQ] youth, offers role models and peer support, and sponsors educational and community outreach opportunities to empower GLBTQ youth to become positive contributors to society. H.A.T.C.H. provides a safe, social environment for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning [GLBTQ] youth, and their…

Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)

PFLAG’s mission is to support, educate and advocate: Support: PFLAG works to keep families together in loving relationships, helping them understand and affirm their gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender family members. Education: PFLAG seeks to enlighten an ill-informed public about sexual orientation and gender identity, dispelling myths and misinformation through work with educators, community and…

Out for Education

The mission of Out for Education (formerly the PFLAG/HATCH Youth Scholarship Foundation) is to provide educational scholarships to Houston area LGBT youth. The PFLAG/HATCH Youth Scholarship Foundation is a combination of two scholarship programs previously offered by community organizations in Houston. In 1998, two non-profit organizations, PFLAG-Houston and Houston Area Teen Coalition of Homosexuals (H.A.T.C.H.),…