SHOUT celebrates 20 years of gay marriage

SHOUT celebrates 20 years of gay marriage

Today the rainbow flag is flying at many town halls. Today it is exactly 20 years ago that it became possible for same-sex couples to get married. The rainbow flag is also hanging in Wageningen. For the astonished passer-by who had not yet heard it in the media, there...
Same-sex mariage 20 years

Same-sex mariage 20 years

Amsterdam was 20 years ago at this moment the centre of the world. It sounds like the beginning of a nice joke, but it’s not the case. On April 1st, 2001 press from around the world, from the USA till Japan, witnessed the first official same-sex marriage in the world....
SHOUT will organise an Out Now support group again

SHOUT will organise an Out Now support group again

Think you might be lesbian, gay, bi, trans or queer (LGBTQ+), or are you sure? Do you want to meet people that struggle with the same feelings and questions? SHOUT will return with the Out Now group in which the participants are given the opportunity to talk about all...
SHOUT hands volunteers gifts out

SHOUT hands volunteers gifts out

Every year SHOUT gives a small present to the volunteers that were active at SHOUT that year. For 2019 the gift was a pair of rainbow gloves. Normally we give them away during the volunteer drinks. Due to corona we had only one volunteer drink in February. Not all...

What is your opinion about a pride in the workplace activity?

People spent a large part of their day at work. You probably see your colleges more often than your friends. So a nice environment to work in is very important for your wellbeing and the fun you have in your job. This is the case for everyone, but as an LGBTQ+ person...

SHOUT members start a book club

A couple of SHOUT members started a LGBTQ+ book club. Once a month on Sunday afternoon they come together (digitally) to discuss the book they picked together. Until now they have read Under the Udala trees by Chinelo Okparanta and The left hand of Darkness by Ursula...
Vacancy: Two Out Now mentors

Vacancy: Two Out Now mentors

It can be difficult to discover that you don’t fit in the norm of straight and/or cisgender. In that case it can be nice to talk about it in a safe space with people that have similar experiences to yours. SHOUT offers the support group Out now to people that are ‘in...
SHOUT collects 250 euros for the Red Cross

SHOUT collects 250 euros for the Red Cross

With the rainbow face masks action of SHOUT 250 euro was collected for the Red Cross. Via the web shop face masks were sold and 5 euro per mask will be donated to the Red Cross. The face masks were made by Lies, one of your members. She created several masks already...
Coming Out Day 2020 in Wageningen

Coming Out Day 2020 in Wageningen

Coming Out Day takes place yearly on October 11th. The goals of this day is to increase the social acceptance of LGBTQ+ people. Many organisations hoist the rainbow flag as a sign of support for the LGBTQ+ community. This year Coming Out Day was on a Sunday and we are...
Find Out SHOUT 2020

Find Out SHOUT 2020

There will be another Find Out SHOUT! However, with a slightly different approach than normal, because we also have to adhere to the set measures. But the program is almost complete: Thursday 10/9: Eating with mentors / online introductory activity Thursday 17/9: Club...