Archive for June, 2015

  • Monthly Meeting: Open Topic Discussion

    • Date: June 22nd, 2015
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    Join Natalie Miller, who will host and gently facilitate this month’s open topic discussion. What’s been on your mind? Have some of the recent national or regional current events brought up feelings or thoughts for you?  Have things been going on in your personal life that you’d like to talk about or ask for feedback […]

  • Espavo Photoshoot – Trans Pride LA

    • Date: June 20th, 2015
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    Join Kerri Cecil, one of FORGE’s talented Espavo Project photographers, and participate in our FREE photoshoot at L.A.’s Trans Pride this weekend! The Espavo Project is a photo narrative project for transgender, gender non-conforming (GNC) and loved ones who have experienced sexual violence to see resiliency, hope and healing. Trans and GNC survivors and their […]

  • Bending Toward Justice: Continuing the March Toward LGBT Equality

    • Date: June 13th, 2015
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    [Please RSVP via Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1403064843357018/ ] The U.S. Department of Justice, United States Attorney’s Office in partnership with the Milwaukee LGBT Community Center and FORGE are proud to announce “Bending Toward Justice: Continuing the March Toward LGBT Equality” on June 23, 2015. The event will include speakers James L. Santelle (US Attorney), Loree Cook-Daniels (FORGE), […]

  • Supporting Trans Survivors in Accessing Culturally Responsive SA Services – Madison, WI

    • Date: June 10th, 2015
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    Description:   This interactive and fast-paced training will encourage participants to expand their transgender vocabulary and conceptual framework(s), specifically in how they apply to trans* and gender non-conforming sexual assault survivors. Attendees will increase their ability to fluidly and respectfully interact with and serve trans* survivors and loved ones. Topics will include prevalence rates, barriers to […]

  • CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: HOME: DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN THE TRANSGENDER COMMUNITY

    CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: HOME: DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN THE TRANSGENDER COMMUNITY Edited by michael munson and Loree Cook-Daniels Due: October 31, 2015 More than one-quarter of couples with one or more trans partners – indeed, one-quarter of all U.S. couples – experience intimate partner violence (physical, emotional, financial, and/or sexual abuse by one or both partners […]