BY MALISSA ROGERS
Wayne Dhesi, a 31-year-old youth worker, became a hero earlier this year after sharing his coming out story with a 17-year-old who had asked for his help. The boy had been ashamed and afraid to reveal that he was gay to his friends and family. But after Dhesi shared his own story, he helped the boy conquer his fear of rejection.
“After the young lad read these stories he told me that although they helped him he wanted to read more of them. This was when I had that Eureka moment,” Dhesi told dot429. “A website seemed like such a simple idea, but one that could work brilliantly if people took it to their hearts and took the time to submit their stories.”
Hence, the idea for RUComingOut.com was born.
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