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  Sep 22 2019 . Boston, MA, USA

Boston Strength Alliance Full Powerlifting Meet

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All competitors are asked to raise $1 for every pound they plan to lift, for BAGLY, the Boston Alliance of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Youth. 

BAGLY is a youth-led, adult-supported social support organization, committed to social justice and creating, sustaining, and advocating for programs, policies, and services for the LGBTQ youth community. 


From their website:

At BAGLY, we believe...

In creating safe space… In BAGLY’s values: Respect, Diversity, Social Justice, Youth Leadership…In feeling safe… In having fun… In equal access to public accommodations, employment, and credit for transgender and gender variant people… In building a strong, youth-led social justice community… In conflict resolution…In change… In healthy relationships… In being sex positive… In sexual freedom… In health education… In being yourself… In being fabulous… In girls with curves… In adult support… In condoms… In love… In educational freedom… In safer sex… In harm reduction… In peace… In feeling like you matter… and In personal growth…

Oh yeah, and also...

That challenging oppression and dominant culture supremacy is a good thing… That language has diversity… That BAGLY is a family… That queer and trans youth need space to be themselves… That it is important to always strive to be positive space for all queer and trans youth and remain open to suggestions for improvement… That providing learning and skills development opportunities actualizes youth leadership potential… That youth are capable of defining and making positive decisions for themselves… That youth matter and should be appreciated… and That youth make a difference everyday.


FOR MORE INFORMATION:  Check the Facebook event page for updates or email the meet director at SarahPolacco@gmail.com.

Posted by Women's Strength Coalition Inc