A rapid response fund for direct action and community mobilizing in response to anti-trans legislation.

Third Wave’s Flush Transphobia Fund is a rapid response fund that supports the leadership of transgender, non-binary, and gender non-conforming youth of color and low-income youth to respond to anti-trans legislation and ballot initiatives.

How it works:

  • Proposals are accepted all year, and reviewed on the 15th day of the month. Faster reviews are possible for emergencies. Proposals must be submitted by midnight (in your time zone) on the 14th to be considered. ** See note below **
  • Groups are notified within one to two weeks after the review date & checks are generally mailed within two to three weeks.
  • Grants can be made for up to $3,000 USD. Larger grants may be made on a case-by-case basis.
  • Coalitions or joint proposals can request up to $10,000.

Click here to learn how to apply.

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