So i was kindly invited too a charity Breakfast, now most whom know me, know one i don’t do breakfast and secondly I’m not a morning person.
Snuggled into my town car, we headed too the groucho club, in Dean Street
Welcomed by the Lucy Dartford PR team, with a glass of PJ champagne (which is mt favourite ).
And by a gorgeous spread of breakfast.
This charity works so incredibly hard at helping young LBGT community, such a break breaking story was told to us,by a young chap whom had been helped by the AKT, now in a positive outcome, the story ended well. But so many young people, are thrown out of their homes, by something they can’t control, their sexuality.
The charity receives no help from the government, self funding, with the help of people such as, ambassador and Gay rights activist
A well dressed and incredibly articulate young man himself.
He spoke at the breakfast, on his work with the Albert Kennedy Trust, and his work outside. I have meet Phillip several times now on the fashion scene, and see him as a friend, whom is doing great things for the LBGT community, i have interviewed him twice, and his passion for the course shines through.
In a year, the trust receives over 1500 calls for support across three cities, which includes London, Newcastle, and its original set up town of Manchester.
I plan on going into more detail, in a article, for the interview filmed at the breakfast, please go to my youtube channel
Lewis -Duncan Weedon.
Please helped support the charity and keep young people off the streets.
Purple door is now in its 2nd year, and has provided over 3,100 bednights already
77% of young people believe their sexual orientation /gender identity is a causal factor in rejection from home
So Incredibly sad, Something none of us can Control, Being the Reason so many young Become Homeless.
Some having no choice but to leave due to, abuse, physical and verbal. Violence is never the answer
A est 15-20 thousand young people are homeless, such shocking numbers
24% of youth homeless are in the LBGT section.
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