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Charlie Murphy’s phone doesn’t stop ringing.
Every day his phone buzzes with calls, texts, and emails from queer and trans youth looking for help. Some are struggling with food insecurity and need money for groceries; others are trying to find a safe place to live. Sometimes it’s parents wondering how they can support their trans child.
As the executive director and only full time staff at Quadrangle, a registered 2SLGBTQ+ (2 spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer) charity in St. John’s, Newfoundland, Murphy easily works 50 to 60 hours a week. The organization focuses on educational
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