Our team creates each event with the LGBTQ community in mind. That means providing a safe environment for those who identify as LGBTQ. While these experiences promote an inclusive and supportive community, for youth and adults, they also provide opportunities to learn and connect. Check out our events and get involved with our programs.
Washington Marriott MarquisRead more
Join us for our 21st annual Fall Brunch. Each fall SMYAL holds a brunch to celebrate another year of dynamic work in Washington, DC, and show support for our area's LGBTQ youth. The Fall Brunch brings together LGBTQ and allied community members, friends, and families in support of the inspirational youth SMYAL works with every day.
Eastern Market North HallRead more
Come celebrate National Coming Out Day with SMYAL! If you're between the ages of 13-24, come on down to the Eastern Market North hall for dancing, DJ Honey, tasty food, and more! There'll even be performances from some of our very own youth!Get your free tickets here.For any accessibility needs/ other questions, email email@example.com.