We’re now serving hundreds of LGBTQ+ students and allies each week at the following schools:
North Thurston Timberline River Ridge Olympia
Avanti Capital Tumwater Black Hills Rainier
Tenino South Sound
We are currently seeking sponsors for our annual Gayla – Saturday, January 30, 2016 at The Washington Center for Performing Arts.
“A Slice of the Good Life”.
Last year we hosted 600+ attendees and raised over $60,000 including sponsorships to help support hundreds of LGBTQ+ teens in Thurston county each week. Pizza Klatch provides a safe space for support, education and empowerment and helps create a more positive school experience doe LGBTQ+ youth and allies.
What We Do: Pizza Klatch offers weekly lunchtime support groups for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning, Intersex and Asexual Youth (LGBTQQIA) and their allies in Thurston County, Washington. We provide free pizza, two trained facilitators for each group, and a convenient and safe forum for discussion and education.
Pizza – A favorite food among high school students. Italian in origin, made of thin bread dough with a spiced mixture of tomato sauce and cheese.
Klatch – A Yiddish word for informal social gathering, especially for conversation. Learn more…