Making Your Pride Organization Trans Friendly
In this interactive and engaging workshop, participants will learn some proven steps their organization can proactively implement in making their organization trans friendly. In this, participants will learn basic aspects of the trans community along with the importance of understanding current community dynamics and how to successfully navigate through them, ie how to prepare for push-back when engaging trans individuals, the importance of giving trans individuals a voice and developing trust. Also discussed will be inclusive strategies to promote a trans presence in your organization, ie the importance of being intentional, how to develop & support trans events, promoting trans visibility, growing committee and board involvement. The workshop will be concluded with a Q&A. An outline of the presentation and PowerPoint presentation will be available upon request.
Presenter(s): Gabrielle Claiborne, Atlanta Pride