… as we uplift the voices and experiences of queer and trans communities and support a future that is safe, secure and prosperous— together, with our grantee partners and with supporters like you.
Through the leadership of Co-Directors Olympia Perez and Sasha Alexander, Black Trans Media has blossomed into a launching pad for the leadership development & power of Black trans people in New York City. Their space provides facilitates not only the skills to create their own stories, but also the means to secure housing and be safe from transphobic violence. Click below to watch their story.
We mourn the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, Tony McDade—and the long list of others killed by racial hatred and police violence. We are anguished by our country’s unrelenting history of state-sanctioned violence against Black people, and the fact that no matter the evidence–no matter what we can all see with our own eyes—there’s no justice, no peace.