In 2020, Black trans people 'confronted trauma in real time.' Here's how nonprofits helped

The fear of leaving the safety of your own home is something all of us can relate to during COVID-19.For many Black transgender people, that fear is nothing new.

Kamala Harris' Stepdaughter, Ella Emhoff, Supports This Trans-Led Org

"Back in November, Emhoff posted a knit pants raffle on her accounts where followers could donate $10 to the For The Gworls rent and gender affirming surgery fund."

Beyond crisis funding: Black-led organizations that saw a surge in donations look for lasting impact

Heading into 2021, Black-led nonprofits and organizations encounter new — and old — funding challenges after a surge in donors in 2020.


Give Money to a Mutual Aid Fund Instead of Giving Gifts This Holigay Season

Team Autostraddle got together to let you know about some of our personal favorite mutual aid funds if you need inspiration about who to give your money to this holigay season (whether it’s for a gift or simply because you have a large disposable income and want to share your resources!). We tended to stick to organizations that are local to us because it’s often easiest to see which groups are making the strongest impact on your actual community when they’re run by people in your actual community! I’d love to hear in the comments about the local organizations in your area that you like to support.


ASFA grad lands role in hit Netflix series “Dash & Lily”

Ianne Fields Stewart stars as Roberta in the Netflix hit, Dash & Lily. The show, which has a 100% score on Rotten Tomatoes, takes its audience through a whimsical Christmas romance. See how the Alabama School of Fine Arts (ASFA) grad followed a path that led them to the role.