Zachary Mallory, 18, of Independence is a senior at Van Horn High School. Mallory received the HALO (Helping and Leading Others) Effect Award from Nickelodeon for his work with national anti-bullying and suicide-prevention groups including the Trevor Project. Locally he is active in the LikeMe Lighthouse community center for LGBT people and the Kansas City Anti-Violence Project.
Zachary Mallory, 18, of Independence is a senior at Van Horn High School. Mallory received the HALO (Helping and Leading Others) Effect Award from Nickelodeon for his work with national anti-bullying and suicide-prevention groups including the Trevor Project. Locally he is active in the LikeMe Lighthouse community center for LGBT people and the Kansas City Anti-Violence Project. ALLISON LONG The Kansas City Star
Zachary Mallory, 18, of Independence is a senior at Van Horn High School. Mallory received the HALO (Helping and Leading Others) Effect Award from Nickelodeon for his work with national anti-bullying and suicide-prevention groups including the Trevor Project. Locally he is active in the LikeMe Lighthouse community center for LGBT people and the Kansas City Anti-Violence Project. ALLISON LONG The Kansas City Star

The Conversation: Independence teen Zachary Mallory is a beacon of light to other gay youth

December 06, 2014 06:00 AM