LGBTQIA+ Voices - T Richard Corcoran

“When something would go wrong on the trip, his job was to cry, and my job was to be the strong one.”

Mettle to the Pedal by T. Richard Corcoran
See The Story


Since its founding in 1999, The Moth Community Program has partnered with organizations which support and advocate for LGBTQIA+ communities.

We are currently taking applications for new Community Program partner organizations.

Click here to learn more and apply.

Our Partners

The Moth thanks our past and future partners for their support of The LGBTQIA+ Initiative. We are always seeking new partners to expand our work and bring the power of storytelling to those in LGBTQIA+ communities.

  • 14th Street Y
  • Gazillion Strong
  • Generations Project 
  • HealthGAP 
  • I'm from Driftwood 
  • MOBI
  • Project Speak Out Loud at The Grand St. Settlement 
  • SAGE

Stories and Tellers

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Nathan Manske shares a story during a Community Showcase in 2015.

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Storytellers and instructors from an intro workshop with MOBI in 2019.

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Brian Belovitch shares a story he began crafting at a workshop in partnership with the Generations Project.

Charles Fatone participated in a Community workshop in partnership with SAGE, an organization advocating for LGBT seniors

“I was surprised at how storytelling opened me up to want to tell my own personal story.”
— Yasin, Workshop Participant —

Apply Now

The Moth is actively seeking organizations who serve LGBTQIA+ communities in New York City. If you work for one of those organizations, we strongly encourage you to apply to our workshop series! 

Thank You

The Moth thanks our past and future partners for their support of LGBTQIA communities.