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We understand that journalists are often on deadline and are limited by article lengths. For this reason, we would like to provide a comprehensive description of PFOX. Please refer to the following description to concisely describe who we are:

“Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays & Gays (PFOX) is a national non-profit organization committed to helping ex-gays and parents and friends of gays who want help, hope and community.”

How should PFOX be described?
Founded in 1998, PFOX provides a voice for ex-gays and help for families of children with same-sex attraction. PFOX has a proud history of educating society about sexual orientation and eliminating negative perceptions of ex-gays and those trying to overcome same-sex attraction.

What does PFOX do?
PFOX exists to educate, support, and advocate for individuals and parents on the issue of same-sex attraction, and increase public understanding and acceptance of the ex-gay community.
PFOX strives to end discrimination against ex-gays – the thousands of real people who have made a decision to change their lives – while simultaneously offering help and support to the parents and friends of loved ones dealing with same-sex attraction.



PFOX Ex-Gay Awareness Conference Opens in One Week

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PFOX Ex-Gay Awareness Conference Opens in One Week

Former Ambassador Alan Keyes, American Family Association’s Sandy Rios to Headline Speaker Lineup For Immediate Release September 26, 2014 CONTACT: Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, 215.815.7716, 610.584.1096, DHamilton@HamiltonStrategies.com Richmond, Va.—Parents and Friends of… Read more »

New Jersey Upholds ‘Conversion Therapy’ Ban

New Jersey Upholds ‘Conversion Therapy’ Ban

PFOX Plans Second Annual Ex-Gay Awareness Conference for October; Will Discuss Topics Such as Ex-Gay Therapy For Immediate Release September 15, 2014 CONTACT: Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, 215.815.7716, 610.584.1096, DHamilton@HamiltonStrategies.com Richmond, Va.—Last… Read more »

Transgender Individuals Push for Acceptance Into Military

Transgender Individuals Push for Acceptance Into Military

PFOX Plans Second Annual Ex-Gay Awareness Conference for October For Immediate Release September 11, 2014 CONTACT: Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, 215.815.7716, 610.584.1096, DHamilton@HamiltonStrategies.com Richmond, Va.—With last week’s airing of the CNN film,… Read more »

PFOX Ex-Gay Awareness Conference, Early-Bird Rate through Labor Day

PFOX Ex-Gay Awareness Conference, Early-Bird Rate through Labor Day

Former Ambassador Alan Keyes, American Family Association’s Sandy Rios to Headline Speaker Lineup For Immediate Release August 18, 2014 CONTACT: Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, 215.815.7716, 610.584.1096, DHamilton@HamiltonStrategies.com Richmond, Va.—Parents and Friends of… Read more »

PFOX Opens Registration for Upcoming Ex-Gay Awareness Conference in Washington, D.C.

PFOX Opens Registration for Upcoming Ex-Gay Awareness Conference in Washington, D.C.

For Immediate Release August 4, 2014 CONTACT: Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, 215.815.7716, 610.584.1096, DHamilton@HamiltonStrategies.com Richmond, Va.—Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays & Gays (PFOX, www.pfox.org), a non-profit organization serving families and the ex-gay… Read more »

PFOX Believes Virginia’s Reversal of Gay Marriage Ban Will Have Far-Reaching Implications

PFOX Believes Virginia’s Reversal of Gay Marriage Ban Will Have Far-Reaching Implications

Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays & Gays Says VA Ruling Determined by Changing Feelings on Crucial Societal Issues For Immediate Release July 31, 2014 CONTACT: Deborah Hamilton, Hamilton Strategies, 215.815.7716, 610.584.1096, DHamilton@HamiltonStrategies.com… Read more »