Projects

Roses Care Package Drive

This October, Roses Initiative is excited to offer wellness care packages to trans girls and nonbinary fems of color. As we continue to survive a pandemic, national uprising, and continued violence against our people, we know a little can go a long way. That’s why we are focusing our energy on getting wellness packs to …

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Art Workshop with DXTROSE: Creating Our Futures

GJLP is excited to announce a 4-part Online Art Workshop where youth leaders will learn to find their creative visions, create newly inspired artwork, and share their work to a larger community with social media tools and strategies. By the end of the workshops, folks will have covered these 4 different topics: Values and Vision, …

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Roses Initiative: Storytelling Through Art Workshop with Xelestiál Moreno-Luz

GJLP’s Roses Initiative is excited to partner with Xelestiál Moreno-Luz to offer a storytelling and art workshop for trans girls of color leaders and allies.“Storytelling Through Art” will take place via Zoom on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at 3pm (Pacific)/4pm (Mountain)/5pm (Central)/6pm (Eastern). Our virtual session will cover community video making, photography & memory, as …

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From us, for you (and them): Trans Valentine’s Day Cards

Love is beautiful, complicated, fragile, so many words to describe something some people seek and some people don’t. Love is often taught to us through a cisgender heterosexual lens that so many trans and nonbinary folks are often left out. For trans youth, it may be hard to imagine ourselves and love because the messages …

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GJLP Care Packages for Trans Girls and Nonbinary Fems of Color

Update: Our care package send-out is now closed. Thank you to the 70 trans girls and nonbinary fems who registered for a package, we hope it brought you a moment of joy and care! Stay connected to our new Roses Initiative and upcoming opportunities by following us on Twitter and Instagram at @ ourtranstruth. Come …

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#ShowUp4TransYouth

When Betsy DeVos and the Trump administration announced that they were taking away guidance on how schools should protect trans youth, the National TRUTH Council launched the for allies to share concrete ways they’re supporting trans young people when the government refuses to. Consider sharing your own story to amplify the message of love and …

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