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Source: Facebook

Mom Offers to Come to LGBTQ Weddings That Biological Parents Refuse to Attend

By Aimee Lutkin

It's 2018, but discrimination against the LGBTQ community is still rampant, and much of it comes from within families. According to a survey from the Williams Institute, 40 percent of homeless youth identify as LGBTQ, and many of them have been rejected by their parents or caretakers. 

A mom named Sara Cunnigham recently went viral for sharing how she wants to support gay people, after making her own journey to acceptance and understanding of her gay son.

On Facebook, Sara shared a photo of herself in which she's raising her hand like a volunteer.