Las Vegas LGBTQ Center Supports GLAAD by "Going Purple" on #SpiritDay

Each year on Spirit Day, millions go purple to support LGBTQ youth. Add your name below to take the pledge against bullying.

Spirit Day is a means of speaking out against LGBTQ bullying and standing with LGBTQ youth, who disproportionately face bullying and harassment because of their identities. Pledging to "go purple" on Spirit Day is a way for everyone — forward-thinking companies, global leaders, respected celebrities, neighbors, parents, classmates, and friends — to visibly show solidarity with LGBTQ youth and to take part in the largest, most visible anti-bullying campaign in the world.


70.1%of LGBTQ students report being verbally harassed

71%of LGBTQ students report hearing homophobic remarks from teachers and/or school staff because of their gender expression

53.3%of LGBTQ students did not report experiences of bullying because they doubted an intervention

59.5%of LGBTQ students feel unsafe at school because of their sexual orientation

48.7%of LGBTQ students have experienced cyberbullying

60.4%of LGBTQ students who did report an incident said that school staff did nothing in response or told the student to ignore it



1. Take The Pledge at https://www.glaad.org/spiritday#how

2. Learn the Facts

3. Spread the word

4. Go Purple on Oct 17

5. Donate: https://thecenterlv.org/donate