SAFE: Students and Friends for Equality

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Students and Friends for Equality

Welcome to the SAFE website. SAFE is Catlin Gabel's Gay-Straight Alliance. We emphasize awareness, understanding, and support for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Transexual, Queer, Questioning, and Intersex (LGBTTQQI) people, both at Catlin Gabel and in the broader world. 

We are a fun, friendly, open-minded, and energetic club. The students and adults of SAFE know that about one in every ten  people will identify as GLBTQ. We're here to make the campus a kind, fun, supportive, and caring place for those students who do so, and to raise awareness among teens and adults about important issues facing the GLBTQ community. 

Everyone is welcome in SAFE. 

Contact Information

Sue Phillips
Faculty Advisor (Upper School)
Phone: 503-297-1894 x343

Veronica Ledoux
Faculty Advisor (Upper School)
Phone:  503-297-1894 x444

Useful Links

Basic Rights Oregon Oregon's primary gay-rights organization.

PFLAG Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays

Gay-Straight Alliance Network The California GSA Network

GLSEN Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network.