Eugene Volunteers At The Trevor Project

  • Published on Dec 3, 2018
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Comments • 13 802

  • it'z Chelsea
    it'z Chelsea 12 hours ago

    My life goal is to meet Eugene 😭😭

  • the baked potato
    the baked potato 12 hours ago

    This is so incredibly important. I'm so glad that the trevor project is around.

  • swiftfeathers
    swiftfeathers 14 hours ago

    I think Eugene just needs to let himself be a little more vulnerable.

  • 바나나
    바나나 15 hours ago

    wait I might sound super stupid but is Eugene part of the lgbtq+ or is he straight or idk?

  • bobby Spence
    bobby Spence 16 hours ago

    I can't just sit here and watch Eugene cry. I wanna give him a hug. MOM we're going to California!

  • CMN Fox
    CMN Fox 16 hours ago

    I’m still surprised when I come across people who maintain such hateful attitudes to the LGBTQ+ community. Though it’s those people that allow me to fall back on the community I have been apart of my whole life, but only known recently.
    Wow, I’m still crying. Thank you Eugene.

  • CMN Fox
    CMN Fox 16 hours ago

    I think when we first met Eugene, he was portrayed as cold simply because he isn’t enthusiastic over affection. I’m glad that we are continuously seeing this compassionate side to him because I think he does care about people.
    Thank you so much Eugene for being the queer representation we need as well as just a decent fucking human being.
    Wow, and now I’m crying.

  • Cassan.
    Cassan. 17 hours ago +1

    He stole one of Harry Style's suits

  • Cassidy Warner
    Cassidy Warner 18 hours ago

    There’s always going to be haters, which is why it’s so important to support the LGBT community and make sure they know that we are here for them :)

  • Emilee Baack
    Emilee Baack 18 hours ago


  • Olivia oney
    Olivia oney 19 hours ago

    The Trevor lifeline got me out of a really bad mindset the other night..I was thinking about committing suicide,but I called them and they really helped me

  • Victoria Grano
    Victoria Grano 19 hours ago

    “Carl fucking SUUUCKS! 🙄”
    Lol eugene!

  • America’s Favorite Fighting Frenchman !

    Thank you, Eugene, for this and everything you’ve done. I can’t tell you how much this means to me, as an lgbtq+ youth, so thank you for making me and so many other kids feel validated for being ourselves when we get so little validation in this world. Thank you for standing up for us and thank you for being someone I look up to

  • Samm Wechsler
    Samm Wechsler 22 hours ago

    Honestly as a queer (bisexual, non-binary) person this was too hard to watch. Hearing the staged phone caused me too much pain. I know it’s an important video but it hit too close to home. I’m so glad Eugene did this though! 🐉🐉🐉 to my queer family

  • Chelsea Potato
    Chelsea Potato 22 hours ago

    I am bisexual and I have told my friends and I feel like sometimes they don’t believe me especially my other LGBTQ friends

  • Squashed Alien
    Squashed Alien Day ago

    Wonder if we have anything like that in the UK.. I could really use it xD

  • shyla0825
    shyla0825 Day ago


  • Yinnette Olivo
    Yinnette Olivo Day ago

    Who is cutting onions in my room?

  • LunaTheLlamaLord

    Hearing stories, watching this video, everything has made me so confident and happy to be bisexual. I recently went to the gay pride parade in my city and a few months later I came out to my sister. My sister is one of the most accepting people and her and my friends have helped me so much. I never knew how happy I could be upon coming out. ^^

  • rhys linning
    rhys linning Day ago

    is Eugene gay

  • Zabigdog
    Zabigdog Day ago

    Love you, Eugene. Love all you guys.

  • Surooka Swan
    Surooka Swan Day ago

    I hate babies too. I just hate humans in general.

  • VminKook yum
    VminKook yum Day ago

    Aww Eugene

  • Ariathna Paladin

    I absolutely admire people that are so courageous in being themselves and not afraid of what the world has to say or think💕

  • Ariathna Paladin

    Eugene, you are so amazing! I am proud of who you are, and I love your confidence. I admire your style, and your sincerity. You are so strong, I see you went through so much but remain so content and happy. Thank you for being a rolemodel to so many💕 I also looove your father💙 I love you!

  • Elaina Covington

    I’m the last video Eugene had the cutest acrylic nails ever

  • Adam Johnson
    Adam Johnson Day ago

    Love this video!!! I want to volunteer. I wish I would have had this when I was younger. Being a gay man and living with HIV, from being raped, it’s hard and I would like to be there for the youth of our community and just let them know someone does care!

  • Fierce Lioness
    Fierce Lioness Day ago

    Um I don't know what to say.

  • myopinions46
    myopinions46 Day ago

    Boys and girls town national hotline was an awesome resource when I was a teenager.

  • Crazy Man
    Crazy Man Day ago

    this i great for anyone that is im america its shit that only america is supported here where i live there is no suicide prevention center or lgbtq only this that i will get after asking someone of help i think they whuld say to me to go to hell cuz im bi

  • Brooke Gomez
    Brooke Gomez Day ago +1

    I’m bisexual

  • let's talk about harry potter

    I wanna volunteer but I'm underage and my parents probably wouldn't let me

  • Cristina C.
    Cristina C. 2 days ago

    I wish there was something like this in my country. It could have helped me a lot growing up with my depression.

  • Everything Brianne
    Everything Brianne 2 days ago +1

    I've almost committed suicide before, and it well... sucked. I felt ugly and different because I'm pansexual and this is the first time I'm sharing it online....crap❤❤❤

    • Hannah S
      Hannah S 2 days ago

      Everything Brianne first I want to say, I hear you and I know how that feels. I hope that you know there are people out there who love you and care for you and accept you. You’re beautiful and strong to share this online. Never give up ♥️

  • Miranda Tucker
    Miranda Tucker 2 days ago

    Friends is TREVOR international? As in free for abroad callers as well?
    I'm lucky that I don't personally need it right now but I'm in the UK and I'm 99% sure it is also needed other than the US, especially in war torn and oppressive countries so if it is I'd love to let people know about it.

  • Åsa S
    Åsa S 2 days ago

    I think there should be posters up in every school about the Trevor Project, all teachers should be aware of it and tell their students, all lgbtq kids should know that they exist, and that they could get help and someone to talk to!

  • bechloe12324
    bechloe12324 2 days ago

    Eugene just honestly reminds me of me 😂

  • Kakashi Hatake
    Kakashi Hatake 2 days ago +1

    Eventually in the near future ppl will come to accept the LGBTQ+ community and hopefully understand we all deserve equality, acceptance and respect. As bruce lee says "Do not pray for a easy life, but pray for the stength to endure a difficult one. Be resilient and confront your troubles head on, talk to people you trust or contact or visit a helpline website, and most importantly be optimistic. Never regret a day in your life, good days gives you happiness and moments to cherish while bad days gives you experience in order for you to find your resolution. I hope this motivates and aspires you to look at things on the brighter side often and strive to become the best possible version of yourself!ಥ⌣ಥ

  • Rodavarg Vincent Gravador

    Thank you for this, guys. 😢🌈❤

  • Laura Jean
    Laura Jean 2 days ago +1

    Ok yeah I cried. Thank you for bringing attention to the issues that affect queer youth. Coming out, dealing with people at school, and accepting yourself. We need the love they provide.

  • Heidi Jung
    Heidi Jung 2 days ago

    yay Eugene is a Marvel fan :)

  • Laura Jean
    Laura Jean 2 days ago

    “Everyone will sit on me.” “Welcome to your interview......” so funny

  • just another person
    just another person 2 days ago

    Everyone is here in the comments sharing their stories about growth in the LGBTQ communities and I'm here freaking out because my name is

  • Ashlea Jade
    Ashlea Jade 2 days ago +2

    god seeing eugene become more vulnerable and open makes me so proud but it hurt my heart seeing how so genuinely uncomfortable he was because he's not used to being open w his emotions

  • Maddie S
    Maddie S 2 days ago

    i got the chills during this.

  • Cassidy F.
    Cassidy F. 2 days ago


  • Jay.1202
    Jay.1202 2 days ago

    Is Eugene gay??

  • Root Root
    Root Root 2 days ago

    I just called them and I feel so much better this really helps I can’t remember the name of the guy but bless him 😁💞

  • EmberWolf333
    EmberWolf333 2 days ago

    oof i was not expecting to cry this is so powerful 10/10
    this is such an important project and i know some people that could really benefit from hearing about this

  • Gunhild Kolstad
    Gunhild Kolstad 2 days ago

    I am a bit scared to ask this, but I am a Norwegian teen that needs someone to talk to and I feel like I can’t talk with my family or teacher. Do any of you think that I still can call them?

    • Gunhild Kolstad
      Gunhild Kolstad Day ago +1

      Åsa S okay, thank you.

    • Åsa S
      Åsa S 2 days ago

      You can google "Skeiv Ungdom" and "Ungdomstelefonen", you can call them (400 00 777) or chat with them.

    • Gunhild Kolstad
      Gunhild Kolstad 2 days ago

      Travis Laha okay, thank you.

    • Travis Laha
      Travis Laha 2 days ago

      I think that the Trever Project would be happy to talk with anyone who needs to talk! Please reach out to them

  • robyn the iguana
    robyn the iguana 2 days ago

    i want to give him all the hugs

  • Sky Wolf
    Sky Wolf 2 days ago

    I’m part of the lbgtq+ community

  • Abby Smith
    Abby Smith 2 days ago

    I'm just waiting for someone to say "I would totally sit on Eugene in that suit"

  • sydandtaytum
    sydandtaytum 2 days ago

    i think eugene would benefit a lot from some some therapy to sort out his personal childhood traumas. he is a caring and deeply feeling person deep down but i think he has a hard time trusting and being open/vulnerable due to his traumas growing up.

  • megan KNKpop
    megan KNKpop 3 days ago

    Waw Im really crying this got me

  • Brittany Morden
    Brittany Morden 3 days ago +2

    My very best friend is gay, and the girl that I have a thing for is trans female. Both of these people are very important people that I care about greatly, and I know that growing up neither of them had an easy time. Knowing two strong, intelligent, absolutely beautiful people like them, it hurts to know that a couple of years back, they struggled so much with themselves and with society being so close-minded, cruel and unaccepting. However, it gives me a peace of mind to see that there are organizations out there like The Trevor Project dedicated to helping the LGBTQ community in any way they can. This may help other members of the community get through what two very important people in my life had to endure. They were strong enough to get through it on their own, but after hearing the statistics, it's clear not everyone can be as lucky.

  • Mimi Nguyen
    Mimi Nguyen 3 days ago

    *Eugene becomes gay* YES QUEEN SLAY

  • Lillian Barcroft
    Lillian Barcroft 3 days ago

    ❤️🧡💛💚💙💜 beautiful

  • wallflowers _
    wallflowers _ 3 days ago

    I’m glad Eugene has been able to open up and learn that it’s okay to feel the way he does.

  • Lizzie Pelz
    Lizzie Pelz 3 days ago

    I really appreciate Eugene being willing to be in a ore vulnerable place in front of us. To be willing to do that shows just how much he cares about this.

  • Jen Weatherley
    Jen Weatherley 3 days ago

    Y'all are so great for sharing this information for people who desperately need it. My son recently came out to me and seeing him struggle to tell me broke my heart. He was so scared to tell me but I've always known and have always encouraged him to be himself. It's heartbreaking that so many people don't have that kind of support from family and friends. 🏳️‍🌈

  • Melody Lorraine
    Melody Lorraine 3 days ago

    What is there number?

  • Exquisite Cloud
    Exquisite Cloud 3 days ago

    "Iv'e seen some of your videos and your not the friendliest"
    "How fucking dare you"
    Great Job Eugene

  • Skya Antoinette
    Skya Antoinette 3 days ago

    i'm not crying you are

  • about 30 ninjas
    about 30 ninjas 3 days ago

    I'm new so I just have to ask, is Eugene gay?

  • princesssookeh
    princesssookeh 3 days ago

    I had to wait a few days to watch this. I knew it was gonna be rough :(

  • Putin Cheesecake
    Putin Cheesecake 3 days ago

    Just cause you do something good dose not make you a good person

  • Chelsea Cleveland
    Chelsea Cleveland 3 days ago

    I knew from a young age that I was a bit different than some, and it has been a hard process working through it, despite having a supportive family. I think for a lot of the community, especially when you are young, its all so confusing and hard, and for pretty well everyone I know in the community, I think a lot of us come to some point where it ways on you pretty heavy.
    Hell, as a adult, I felt... very... off. I am not sure if depressed is the right word, but I definitely felt out of it and wrong and sad. And it took talking to some one to learn what was going on and come to accept another aspect of myself.
    So, here I was, sort of trying not to cry here watching this. Just sort of thinking the help these volunteers can do for people, often in worse places than even myself.

  • Deirdre C
    Deirdre C 3 days ago +4

    As a demisexual and bisexual woman this means a lot to me. I called the Trevor Project hotline when I was 14 years old. That was 7 years ago I might not be here without them. I remember calling because several months before my friend Trevor committed suicide several months before and the fact that the project has his name made me feel like I was meant to call.

  • Rachel Carey
    Rachel Carey 3 days ago

    Thank you for this, Eugene

  • Jennifer Price
    Jennifer Price 3 days ago

    Is Eugene part of the LGBTQ+ community?

    • Åsa S
      Åsa S 2 days ago

      +Hannah S He has stated that he's LGBT, like for instance in the video "Should The Try Guys Get Plastic Surgery?" he says "Being both LGBT and Korean is super complex, there is way to enirely wrap up exactly how many factors contribute to my history with insecurity". He has also made a video called "The Eight Types Of Gay Guys I've Dated" about 5 years ago.

    • Hannah S
      Hannah S 2 days ago

      Åsa S where ?

    • Hannah S
      Hannah S 2 days ago

      He actually hasn’t clearly stated it. He’s never had a “coming out” moment. He does wear “feminine “ things. But he hasn’t come out and said he’s *insert thing here*.

    • Åsa S
      Åsa S 2 days ago


  • Leanna Backus
    Leanna Backus 3 days ago

    The lady Eugene was talking to reminds me of my therapist

  • strawberrychocolette

    I wish I knew about something like this when I was realized I’m bisexual in middle school. The things I heard people saying back then, even though not to me but around me about lesbians/bisexual girls made me feel really gross about myself and dislike that part about myself for being abnormal. As a middle schooler, my view of the world was so limited, it would have meant so much to have an adult tell me that who I am is okay rather than only hearing the mean whispers of my classmates.
    Please make resources like this more readily available for kids younger than high school as well!

  • Ninja BroChick
    Ninja BroChick 3 days ago

    “She married him”

  • Spidey Boy
    Spidey Boy 3 days ago +1


  • The King of Morons
    The King of Morons 3 days ago

    I have only just got into this channel lika an hour ago and I've already called Eugene a cinnamon roll many times

  • Spider Boy
    Spider Boy 4 days ago +1

    1:22 he doesn’t deserve to live

  • Spider Boy
    Spider Boy 4 days ago +1

    Being Transgender isn’t heroic.

  • The Jenna Pearl
    The Jenna Pearl 4 days ago +1

    Snaps for Eugene!

  • Jasmine Keeble
    Jasmine Keeble 4 days ago +4

    This is such an important campaign and message to spread, especially this time of year. Thank you for focusing on the things that matter

  • Ivy Vitiello
    Ivy Vitiello 4 days ago +7

    As a trans male... I could have used this in high school. Im sure I wouldnt have been in a hospital or mental hospital if I known about this...

  • Katharina Littleperson
    Katharina Littleperson 4 days ago +1

    I love you guys and appreciate so much that you're working wih the trevor project. thank you

  • Blenda
    Blenda 4 days ago

    If you’re a male Iam going to call you he/him if a female she/her stop supporting this nonsense .

  • Clueless Jess
    Clueless Jess 4 days ago +1

    A few months ago i started doing self harm. At that time, I had discovered that I like females. I live in a country where if you have a same sex relationship, you'd be imprisoned. My parents are Christian and they are a little homophobic. Even my sister said that "If you were lgbt, I would probably hate you forever." Around a month and a half of me doing self harm, a few people noticed the scars, including my cousin and my best friend. I told my cousin that it was nothing and tried to keep my arm away from her sight. Not long after that, it was all debunked by my red cross club leader. She had done it all before and managed to make me feel so loved that I managed to tell my sister about it and stopped for a week. Then, It started again an I started contemplating suicide. But, I somehow stopped because of some talk I had with my online friend. Later, I found out the same cousin that I tried to hide from was also doing self harm because of her current household situation. Honestly, I feel a bit better. Even though my depression isn't going anywhere, I still try to laugh. I try to support said cousin and she's also helping me. I can't really talk to anyone about it, but I can always write down what I felt.

  • Liew Christina
    Liew Christina 4 days ago

    I hate baby, too....

  • Komerican10
    Komerican10 4 days ago

    Awww this is great to have for ppl that need to talk. I’m straight and don’t agree with the lifestyle, but I am completely non judgmental and have had LGBT+ friends confide in me. I just want to love everyone and that love will open their hearts more and more to what they need in their lives ❤️❤️

  • AbbytheGail
    AbbytheGail 4 days ago +1

    Eugene is such a beautiful person

  • Christian Baloga
    Christian Baloga 4 days ago


  • PuiMic
    PuiMic 4 days ago +1

    Love you eugene ❤️

  • Logan Mindrup
    Logan Mindrup 4 days ago +1

    If u left a dislike, go away

  • StarFruit69
    StarFruit69 4 days ago +23

    When I came out to my mom her reaction was this, "Natalie I don't care who you sleep with as long as it's not animals, because that's disgusting and illegal."
    Love you mom! 😊

    • Kakashi Hatake
      Kakashi Hatake Day ago +1

      Well is it okay to sleep with your pet ina nonsexual way?

  • Penguin Plays2008
    Penguin Plays2008 5 days ago

    “I sense the puppy”
    Me: “Me”

  • Zero 13
    Zero 13 5 days ago

    If I was going to commit suicide and I heard Eugene, I litterly scream.

  • iRoseCakez
    iRoseCakez 5 days ago

    Uhhh I’d rather have them help my 2 depressing friends. Me and me. JK

  • Stella Mariel
    Stella Mariel 5 days ago +132

    I just finished a call.

    Thanks for sharing their number, I didn't know how much I really needed to talk to somebody about what I was going through. I'll definitely be calling them again.

    • Claryes Ellen
      Claryes Ellen Day ago

      Hey!!! Get a hobby, it'll take your mind off things and eat bagels!!!

    • Two Three
      Two Three 2 days ago +5

      so glad to hear that, i hope you will find your happiness and enjoy life at its fullest!

  • lovely pandaland
    lovely pandaland 5 days ago

    So is Eugene bi or..

    • Hannah S
      Hannah S 2 days ago

      lovely pandaland he hasn’t stated what his sexuality is. No one has heard of him being with a guy. Yes he doesn’t care if he wears more feminine clothing. But he hasn’t “come out” as anything

  • Divyansh Kaushal
    Divyansh Kaushal 5 days ago

    Being gay is still not acceptable in many developing countries like India I dnt know why........
    But subscribe to PewDiePie

  • quyfnawn
    quyfnawn 5 days ago +1

    Let's remind them that they are love, value, and never be alone

  • Zohib Ahmadi
    Zohib Ahmadi 5 days ago

    Is Eugene gay???

    • Hannah S
      Hannah S 2 days ago

      Zohib Ahmadi we don’t know. He hasn’t stated it or “come out”.

  • cmramirez09
    cmramirez09 5 days ago