Archive for June, 2013

  • Working with transgender survivors of sexual abuse in detention

    • Date: June 20th, 2013
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    Archived Recording (Originally recorded July 11, 2013)   Recorded Segments: (click the images below to play the clips) Description: The national Prison Rape Elimination Act standards create exciting new opportunities for providing effective services to currently incarcerated transgender survivors of sexual abuse. All available data indicates that transgender people in detention – particularly transgender women […]

  • #Trans101 Twitter Chat

    It’s time… to tweet about it! Join us for #Trans101 Twitter Chat Thursday, June 20, 2013 2:00 – 3:00pm Central (noon-1:00 Pacific, 1-2:00pm Mountain, 2-3:00pm Central, 3-4:00pm Eastern) Description: Trans101 webinars are great, but so are opportunities to ask any and all the questions you have about transgender and gender non-conforming individuals and issues. Join […]

  • #Trans101 Twitter Chat – June 20, 2013

    • Date: June 18th, 2013
    • Subjects:

    It’s time… to tweet about it! Join us for #Trans101 Twitter Chat Thursday, June 20, 2013 2:00 – 3:00pm Central (noon-1:00 Pacific, 1-2:00pm Mountain, 2-3:00pm Central, 3-4:00pm Eastern) Description: Trans101 webinars are great, but so are opportunities to ask any and all the questions you have about transgender and gender non-conforming individuals and issues. Join […]

  • Gearbits – June 2013

    The latest version of Gearbits is now available. Topics include: June support meeting: Where did binary sex come from, and where should it go?  (Guest Cary Costello) PrideFest – Thank you! Major change: Social Security Administration DOJ recognizes LGBT Pride Month in Wisconsin View archive email: http://archive.constantcontact.com/fs146/1101638409995/archive/1113861923489.html

  • ESPAVO Philadelphia Photo Shoot

    About the Espavo Project The ESPAVO Project is a photographic and narrative project designed to increase personal healing and empowerment for trans* and gender non-conforming individuals and loved ones who have experienced sexual violence.  The project’s goal is to increase personal healing and empowerment for trans* and gender non-conforming survivors and loved ones, as well […]

  • T-shirt design winner

    Congratulations to Chelsea O’Neil, the winner of the 2013 FORGE T-Shirt contest!  Chelsea’s design captures the FORGE PrideFest booth theme of “Do your hugs come with strings attached?” This phrase is part of a multi-faceted campaign to promote healthy relationships.  The phrase can hold many different meanings, allowing every individual to creatively interpreting it in […]

  • Gearbits – June 2013 (Pride)

    The latest version of Gearbits is now available. Topics include: T-shirt Design Winner Volunteer with FORGE at PrideFest View archive email: http://archive.constantcontact.com/fs146/1101638409995/archive/1113681196868.html