THE MISSION

Give LGBTQ+ high school students the tools they need to build community, foster creativity and IGNITE their excitement for the future.

 

SATURDAY, DEC 2ND, 2017

Registration begins at 12PM We are scheduled to end at or around 8:30pm. Dinner will be served.

 

UTAH VALLEY UNIVERSITY

IGNITE will be held in the Classroom Building (CB) at UVU in Orem, UT.

815 College Dr, Orem, UT 84058

 

TRANSPORTATION

Carpools are encouraged. We are relying on the community to provide transport for our youth. We can help facilitate conversations, contact us at ignite@encircletogether.org.

 

WHO IS WELCOME?

This event is primarily for LGBTQ youth ages 14-18

Their parents, school staff and administration are also welcome. 

Not LGBTQ+? ALL supportive, accepting youth are welcome!

 
 

IGNITE honors Utah’s LGBTQ+ youth with a

one-of-a-kind, unforgettable experience.

 
 
 

OUR GOAL

For 500-750 LGBTQ+ youth from across Utah to convene at IGNITE. 

 

SUMMIT OBJECTIVE

At IGNITE: Utah’s First-ever Statewide LGBTQ+ Youth Summit, Utah’s LGBTQ+ young leaders (14-18) gather together to build community, foster individuality, and IGNITE their futures.

Saturday, December 2nd, LGBTQ+ youth across Utah convene at IGNITE to tackle the most pressing issues and interests of today’s LGBTQ+ youth. Keynote speakers from community and celebrity leaders inspire, and individualized breakout sessions connect LGBTQ+ youth with best-practices and excellence in art and advocacy, as well as facilitate their access to crucial educational and career opportunities.

IGNITE also celebrates the vivacity of Utah’s LGBTQ+ youth! Musical performances, affinity groups, and networking areas ensure attendees have fun being their authentic selves. IGNITE culminates in a gala honoring Utah’s LGBTQ+ youth in---a one-of-a-kind, unforgettable experience that inspires Utah’s LGBTQ+ youth to chart their own course and make a positive impact in their communities.

 

WE NEED HELP WITH FINDING:

AV TECH (DEC 1ST & 2ND)

FRESH GARLAND 

LITTLE WHITE LIGHTS

100+ VOLUNTEERS

EVENT PHOTOGRAPHERS

DONATED PRE-PACKAGED SNACK TABLE

MUSICIANS - HOLIDAY MUSIC

10ft BY 15 ft WHITE CANVAS WALL FOR SUMMIT WIDE ART COLLABORATION

A PHOTO BOOTH

A TAKE HOME “HUG” IN THE FORM OF A BLANKET/HOODIE FOR EVERY YOUTH

DANCERS & DANCE TEAM

email us at IGNITE@encircletogether.org