This aired on NBC last night. Watch this clip. (Have tissues handy…you’ve been warned.) Look into this young man’s eyes, and you can see clear to his heart. You can feel both the ache and the hope. Now imagine how much more room for hope and love there would be if the heartache wasn’t there.
This is why our work is SO important. There is still work to be done. There are still parents to reach. There are still children who crave love and support. There is still a need for PFLAG.