News clippings, correspondence, audiocassettes, publications, conference programs and ephemera documenting the establishment
of and response to Project 10, founded by Dr. Virginia Uribe, in the Los Angeles Unified School District, 1986-2009. Project
10 is an on-campus counseling and drop-out prevention program for LGBT youth.
Project 10 was established at Fairfax High School in Los Angeles in 1984 by Dr. Virginia Uribe. It is an on-campus counseling
and drop-out prevention program for LGBT youth that provides nonjudgmental counseling services, accurate information on homosexuality,
and a venue to build positive self-esteem. The program was created in response to an openly gay student who dropped out of
Fairfax High School after being bullied and harrassed for his sexual orientation.
2.2 linear feet.
1 archive box + 1 flat archive box.
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