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Arcus Foundation Awards Gender Diversity $60K

Tweet We are proud to announce that Gender Diversity has been awarded the significant and generous support of a $60K Arcus Foundation grant to support our continued growth. Over the course of recent years, we have been in conversation with … Continue reading

What Can I Do Right Now For Trans Children?

The past week has been one that few of us will ever forget. My most immediate thoughts after the election had me agonizing as to whether my work for trans rights over the last two decades would just go up in smoke. Not just my work, either. The progress and legal protections we have today have been the result of courage and persistence shown by so many who were there well before my time. Is all that going to disappear? Continue reading

Professional Training Conference on Transgender Issues Expands to Second City

Tweet CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: GENDER ODYSSEY PROFESSIONAL – LOS ANGELES (JUNE 28-29) and SEATTLE (Aug 23-24) Seattle, Washington – In response to overwhelming demand, Seattle’s long-running Gender Odyssey conference is excited to announce it is expanding in 2017 to include … Continue reading

Translations Film Festival May 7-10!

Tweet Gender Diversity is co-presenting the film Ascendance: Angels of Change as part of the Translations Film Festival, 5 pm this Friday, May 8, at the Northwest Film Forum on Capitol Hill. In Ascendance: Angels of Change, Activist Bamby Salcedo … Continue reading

We’re Hiring!

We are excited to announce that Gender Diversity is seeking a full-time, salaried conference coordinator for our annual conference series which includes Gender Odyssey, Gender Odyssey Family, and GO Professional. Continue reading

Thank you, Looking Out!

Looking Out Foundation

Gender Diversity recently received a $3000 grant from the Looking Out Foundation! Continue reading

My friends, I sure could use your help . . .

When I started Gender Odyssey in 2001, I had no intention of making it a habit. My thought was that I was just putting together an event and others could shape their experience in whatever way worked for them. After all, that is why I put the event together in the first place—I needed more than just a handful of people to talk to, share experiences with, etc. This gender journey is complicated and I wanted support! Continue reading

Join us on Nov. 20 – Transgender Day of Remembrance

Gender Diversity and Emerald City Social Club invite you to a community gathering in honor of Transgender Day of Remembrance. Aidan Key, executive director of Gender Diversity, will be the keynote speaker, and music will be provided by the Wallingford United Methodist Church Choir. Continue reading

On May 6th, Please GiveBIG!

Hosted by the Seattle Foundation, GiveBIG is a one-day giving event where the foundation’s corporate sponsors will partially MATCH a share of donations, large or small. This is a really big opportunity for us to grow, and we need your help! Continue reading

FREE Transgender Youth and Family Film Event

On May 11th, Gender Diversity and Three Dollar Bill Cinema will present the films A SELF-MADE MAN and CHANGING IDENTITY as part of Translations: The Transgender Film Festival. Continue reading