People gather for first Hampton Roads Gay-Straight Alliance Summit

Image courtesy of Josh Howell

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — People across the area gathered for what organizers say was the first Hampton Roads Gay-Straight Alliance Summit.

The Gay-Straight Alliance at Kecoughtan High School in Hampton and Warwick United Church of Christ hosted the event.

Photos: Hampton Roads GSA Summit

Organizers said on Facebook the event was a chance to meet new people and help other high school students who want to start their own gay-straight alliance groups.