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Purple Friday

On the last Friday of February, we celebrate Purple Friday: our annual fundraising day.

It plays an integral part in our ability to keep our youth work services running, now more so than ever. It’s all about taking action; standing up against homophobia, biphobia and transphobia, and helping us make Scotland the best place for LGBTI young people to grow up.


While we can’t get together to celebrate in person this year due to ongoing Covid-19 restrictions, we can come together virtually.

So, this Purple Friday we invite you to take part in the Pass The Torch Relay!

  1. Set yourself a challenge
  2. Fundraise or donate
  3. 'Pass the torch' and nominate someone else to take part

Want to know more? Download our Participation Guide – you’ll find all the info on how to get involved in there!

Together we can beat the lockdown blues, lift our spirits and make a difference to the lives of LGBTI young people in Scotland.

What better way to shout about Purple Friday than with a lovely accessory! Check out our exciting new merch here: lgbtyouth.org.uk/merch

 

Check out our top tips for businesses and organisations here! and find out how the 'Pass The Torch Relay' could work for you. Make sure to download a copy of the full Participation Guide alongside and share it with your colleagues and boss!

Our team are taking part in the Pass The Torch Relay – find out more and get inspired here!

Download all the logos and visuals you need for your Purple Friday fundraiser here!

  • Purple Friday Merchandise

    Check out our gorgeous new Purple Friday merchandise!
    Order
  • Participation Guide

    Find out all about the Pass The Torch Relay and how to get involved!
    Download

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