Hosted in Erie, PA, the E3 Youth LGBTQA Summit focuses on empowering LGBTQA youth through education and engagement. The summit is organized by local advocates in a partnership with GEAE and is open to all young LGBTQA youth, their families, and those who work with LGBTQA youth. The target youth age range is 12 to 21 years old. This summit is designed to connect and engage LGBTQA youth, and those in their world so that we can create a more supportive, safe, and empowered community.

The opening event will be Friday, April 12th at 6:00 pm. We will gather to honor the National Day of Silence and for an evening of connection through games, snacks, and art. Saturday, April 13th will begin with a keynote speaker, breakout sessions, lunch, followed by afternoon breakout sessions. The summit will come to a close with a social gathering filled with music, food, and community.

If you are interested in presenting, sponsoring, or vending at this event, please contact the events team at for additional information.

Donations for this event can also be made through the following link.