It Gets Better Project


PHOTOS: “It Gets Better” Finale Concert at the Kimmel Center

It was quite a Saturday evening to remember as the Kimmel Center wrapped up its weeklong “It Gets Better Project” residency with a concert featuring nothing […]


Weekend Roundup: Guerrilla Queer Bar at Raven Lounge, Tig Notaro at The Troc, the It Gets Better Project Concert at Kimmel Center and More

FRIDAY The Welcoming Committee is taking over all four floors and six bars of the Raven Lounge for its next Guerrilla Queer Bar. Insider tip: Say […]


PHOTOS: “When I Was Young” LGBT Variety Hour at Tabu

Last night The Spruce Foundation gathered LGBT youth at Tabu Sports Bar and Lounge for a variety show filled with drag, a mentalist, spoken word […]


PHOTOS: “It Gets Better Project” Open House at Kimmel Center

Last evening, many familiar faces in the Philadelphia LGBTQ community, along with some local organizations, teamed up to present an Open House at the Kimmel Center […]


PHOTOS: Philly Youth Kick-Off It Gets Better Project at Kimmel Center

“It’s Philly’s LGBTQ youth that are leading the change,” says 17-year-old Bella, a high school student from Kensington. She, along with a panel of other emerging leaders […]


Why the Kimmel Center Got Involved With the “It Gets Better Project”

This week, the Kimmel Center presents the Philadelphia engagement of the “It Gets Better Project,” a series of performances, panels, and concerts that celebrate LGBTQ […]


10 Things To Do In Philly This Week: Jewish Film Festival, First Person Arts, Martha Graham Cracker Sings the Music of David Lynch and More


Kimmel Center Teams With Local LGBT Nonprofits For the Weeklong It Gets Better Project

The It Gets Better Project has become a household name. Created in September 2010 by columnist Dan Savage as a simple YouTube video encouraging LGBTQ […]