What is Give Us The Floor

What a "Teens Take The Floor" event looks like

Each Month, get a chance to be among the 10 winners!

Upload videos, vlogs, graphics, blogs etc. about your struggles and experiences
September 2017: 1st, 2nd & 3rd place prizes are $300, $150 & $50 Amazon gift cards
Not winning doesn't mean your pieces are not worthwhile! We'll publish them so other teens can learn from them and understand they're not alone*
Learn more here

5 Reasons to Get Involved

1- Belong to a community of like-minded peers
2- Express yourself freely (We'll help you build skills if you wish)
3- Participate in a private supportive text group
4- Make a difference for other teens
5- Earn community service hours

Teens: 4 Ways to get involved

1- Subscribe to our newsletter to be invited to our online and in-person events + get updates of what teens publish HERE
2- Share with us videos, photos, graphics and other forms of art where you share your struggles and experiences HERE
3- Participate to a supportive peer to peer text group HERE
4- Become a teen member HERE

Questions, hesitations? Don't be shy, connect with one of our teen interns:

What Helped Butterscotch Cope With Depression and Anger - Interview by Savanna

Finding who I am, My Big Pride - Blog by Meika Read

My Feminist Blogger Journey: From Cyberbullying to Confidence - Vlog By Gabbi

Thriving Despite My Demons - Blog by Aaron Read

Illuminate dedicated a light on the Bay Bridge to Give Us The Floor  - Video by Jada


TOP 3, 2017 (so far)

Hayley Reardon: Her struggles, her blessings - Interview by Jessica and Savanna

Teens Take The Floor Event: Body Image & Academic Pressure - Video by Carson


Being White-Passing - Vlog by Sophia

Teens Take the Floor about Body Image - Video by Ben, Phil, Carla, Selena, Shannea, Amaya

How I was bullied - Vlog by Alex Curtis

Are you an adult? Subscribe to our newsletter for parents and adults HERE
You'd like to help? We ALWAYS need help, please reach out to us! Or you just have questions, Email, and/or Click here to donate