Trans Charities for the Holidays
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Who knows what our political future holds but we do know that whatever may come we still need to protect and hold dear trans individuals in our midst. This holiday season let’s all chip in and support organizations that do just that. If you are having a tough time coming up with places to donate to on your own, here are a few who are doing some remarkable work right here on the east coast.
National Center for Transgender Equality, located in Washington, DC is the nation’s leading social justice advocacy organization winning life-saving change for transgender people. Their focus issues span aging, employment, immigration, families, racial justice, policing, voting rights, youth and more.
The Attic Youth Center, located in Philadelphia, PA offers youth programming to those as old as 26 years of age. Attendees get free bus tokens and a fresh meal every day. Their programs include a life skills center, mental health counseling, supportive services, community engagement and social activities.
Trans Faith Online is located in Philadelphia, PA and offers resources to those seeking faith and religious community. Connecting individuals to community is one of the key focuses of the organization, providing leadership, allies, events, and news.