Ty Herndon’s friends The Rainbow Squad are a group of tween LGBTQ+’s based in East Nashville, TN. They exist to give the kids a safe, accepting place to hang out and just be themselves. They also support the parents, providing opportunities to discuss issues that come up raising their kids. The group was started by Deborah Vahle. She tells her story of parenting her trans son in a series of videos. (For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 615-335-0770.