For the Orange County Dream Team, fundraising is a drag — or rather, it's done in drag.
“We started noticing a few years ago that a lot of club members also identified as LGBTQ,” Gutierrez says. “Hey, it's important to raise awareness that a lot of students are not only undocumented, but also LGBTQ.”
Because of the current political landscape, he says he thinks “it's almost impossible for the DREAM Act to go through this year.”
He is “very hopeful,” however, that California's DREAM Act–made up of AB 130 and AB 131 –will pass soon.