Justice grant helps Alabama church open safe space to LGBT teens

The UCC national office recently highlighted the work that Open Table UCC in Mobile, Alabama is doing to support LGBT teens.

Open Table, with the help of an LGBT-advocacy organization in the state and a $10,000 grant from UCC Justice and Witness Ministries, is showing these teens that there is a place where they can be themselves. “This is a safe space we provide every Saturday for LGBTQ teens in Mobile,” Sims said. “No exceptions.” The church has been able to provide that space for the last 16 months.

Read the article on the UCC website