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  • Be a Hero for Trans/Non-binary Survivors on #GivingTuesday

    . . . A day of glitter, love and donations for non-profits.  We’d love you to join our giving party on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019. Quick donation references!Donate by Facebook or by PayPal. Who: You! A Hero for Trans/Non-binary Issues  What: Giving Tuesday, a national celebration of giving to non-profits  Where: Online at our Facebook #Giving Tuesday Portal (or via […]

  • Day 14: Be a micro-inclusionist

    It’s the last day of our #14DaysOfAction campaign. We are grateful to everyone who read these posts and took actions to support (other) trans and non-binary individuals and loved ones. To close this year’s series, we would like to talk about micro-inclusions. You may have heard of micro-aggressions. They can be defined as “indirect, subtle, […]

  • Day 13: Repost successes, resilience, possibility models

    We regularly see the challenges that trans and non-binary people face in our social media newsfeeds.  Changes in laws, discriminatory behaviors, family challenges, and other hardships. AND. . . Trans people are resilient.  Some of us at FORGE talk about trans people as being “Resilient As Fuck!” When you see trans success stories – share […]

  • Day 12: Make a meal

    Did you know that a lot of trans and non-binary folks often are food-insecure?  Some folks attend free social or community events that have food, JUST to access food – sometimes the only meal they will eat that day. Some trans folks survive on food from food pantries or food assistance programs, or rely on […]

  • Day 11: Save a trans youth’s life

    Did you know that you – yes, you! – can save the life of a young trans/non-binary youth? That may sound like hyperbole, but it’s not. Many research studies have shown that T/LGB adults have far higher victimization rates than the general public, and we now understand that those disproportionate rates start in childhood. Childhood […]