HOPE IN A BOX
Our nonprofit collaborates with rural public schools to make classrooms more LGBT-friendly. We donate boxes of LGBT-inclusive books, design curriculum, and provide coaching for educators.
We work with public schools to make rural classrooms LGBT-inclusive. Through literature donations, curriculum building, and educator coaching, we help diversify narratives taught in schools. Our mission is to cultivate open, accepting environments for LGBTQ students from a young age, paving the way for their well-being throughout life.
3,500+ students can access high-quality, positive LGBT literature due to our program
100% of educators say they feel better equipped to support LGBT students because of Hope in a Box
90% of educators say Hope in a Box noticeably improves the emotional well-being of LGBT students within one semester of receiving our materials
80% of teachers aim to formally include one of our books in their curriculum in the next academic year