Lady Gaga visits White House
Valerie said: ''Lady Gaga has described this cause as a personal one - she has said that as a child, she was often picked on for being different. I am deeply moved by the way she has used her story, and her success, to inspire young people, and shine the spotlight on important issues.''
In November, Gaga set up the Born This Way Foundation, in partnership with groups including the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation and the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University, to help young people to develop self confidence and well being. gaga trevor project,
The ''Marry the Night'' singer recently won a Hero Award in recognition of her work with the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community by the Trevor Project - a non-profit company that offers suicide prevention services.
David McFarland, Trevor Project CEO and executive officer, said: ''Our young people are at the center of a health crisis, and vocal leaders like Lady Gaga and technology leaders like Google Inc. have stepped up to help change our culture.''
''Our honorees are working with the Trevor Project to make a better today and a brighter tomorrow for youth. We are proud to honor Lady Gaga with the Trevor Hero Award.''
Source: BANG Showbiz