GSAFE Updates

Honor an activist who has transformed your community!

Who will you nominate for the 2018 Judi Devereux Community Activist Award? Nomination deadline March 12, 2018 GSAFE is currently seeking nominations for the 2018 Judi Devereux Community Activist Award. The award will be presented to an outstanding individual at the 22nd annual Celebration of Leadership on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at Monona Terrace in […]

Nominations OPEN for GSAFE’s 2018 Educator of the Year Award

Nominations OPEN for GSAFE’s 2018 Educator of the Year Award Nomination deadline March 12, 2018 GSAFE is currently seeking nominations for the 2018 Educator of the Year Award. The award will be presented to an outstanding individual at the 22nd annual Celebration of Leadership on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at Monona Terrace in downtown Madison. […]

Unity Summit Draws 500

The Wisconsin Room at the UW-Milwaukee Student Union was bursting at the seams as nearly 500 youth and adult advocates came together for GSAFE’s annual Youth Unity Summit on Friday, December 8th.  This was GSAFE’s largest student event ever, and brought together students from over 25 schools in and around southeastern Wisconsin. Students selected several workshops […]

Support GSAFE this holiday season (and eat tasty pancakes, too!)

  The Pancake Café invites you to fill up for the holidays at an all-you-can-eat pancake buffet fundraiser benefiting GSAFE on Saturday, December 16th at the 6220 Nesbitt Rd, Fitchburg location.  The buffet features pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, and orange juice.   Choose between two serving times when you purchase your ticket(s), either 2-3 P.M. or […]

Register for Fall Unity Summit!

  Register today for our Youth Unity Summit on Friday, December 8th, 2017 at UW Milwaukee!  GSAFE hosts two day-long conferences every school year, one in the spring and one in the fall.  These conferences are open to middle school and high school students, as well as to GSA advisors and other school professionals who are […]

Send an Activist to Camp!

  Over 200 donors came together in July to send 25 young LGBTQ+ activists to leadership camp.  Together YOU helped us raise nearly $8000!     We are still accepting donations!  Your donation now helps further youth participation in our Leadership Training Institute (LTI)  and supports the behind the scenes cost of camp.      […]

Captured at the Overture Center

Captured is a series of photographs taken of youth inside the Dane County Juvenile Detention Center in Madison, Wisconsin. The series hopes to expose the general community to what life is like for incarcerated youth in Dane County—including LGBTQ+ youth of color—while at the same time creating a visual narrative that documents and humanizes what […]

SVM Spring Drag Show Fundraiser for GSAFE April 22nd!

The UW-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine’s Broad Spectrum and VOICE are at it again.  This time they are organizing a SPRING drag show and are donating all money raised to GSAFE! Students, faculty and staff from UW veterinary school will be putting on their best drag performances along side professional drag queens and kings.  SVM […]

Break the Silence at Teen Pride Arts 2017!

Teen Pride Arts, the annual collaboration between the ArtWrite Collective and GSAFE, is scheduled for the end of the day on Friday, April 21st, which aligns with the national Day of Silence.  LGBTQ+ teens and allies across Wisconsin are encouraged to gather to break the silence at the Arts + Literature Laboratory at 2021 Winnebago […]

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Testimonials

amy-testimonial“GSAFE’s LTI helped me become the person and activist I wanted to be, and helped me hone my skills so I could be a better leader.  I discovered myself in ways I never imagined.” – Amy, Former GSAFE Youth Activist