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  • 12 things you can do for Transgender Day of Visibility

    Download a JPG poster, or a PDF poster You don’t need to be trans or gender non-binary to participate in the Transgender Day of Visibility.  Here are some suggestions: 1.  Write a thank you letter to a company that has trans-inclusive employment policies. Not sure you know any? Check out http://www.hrc.org/campaigns/corporate-equality-index 2.  Read a trans-focused […]

  • #SAAM 2016 Umbrella Coloring Page Design Contest

    About #SAAM April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (#SAAM). Every year, FORGE (a national transgender anti-violence organization), focuses our social media efforts on raising public awareness about sexual violence specific to transgender, gender non-conforming, and gender non-binary individuals, loved ones, and communities. We know that: Victim service providers benefit from trans-specific information, training, and guidance. […]

  • Espavo Photo Shoot – Keystone Conference 2016

    FORGE’s Espavo Project will be at TransCentralPA’s Keystone Conference again this year! Espavo, means “Thank you for taking your power back.” The Espavo Project is a photographic and narrative project designed to increase personal healing and empowerment, as well as offering strength and hope to trans & gender non-binary individuals and loved ones who are […]

  • Monica Roberts

      1.For people who don’t already know you, please share a little about yourself, your work, and/or your activism. Most people know me as the founding editor of the ten year of TransGriot blog, but I have been an award winning trans human rights advocate since 1998. Was a founding member of the National Trans […]

  • Marlow White

      1.For people who don’t already know you, please share a little about yourself, your work, and/or your activism. My name is Marlow White, I’m 52 and the proud father to 4 daughters ages 18, 17, 15 and 4. I’m also the Founder and Executive Director of Under Our Umbrella. Inc. (“UOU”) Under Our Umbrella […]