The #WeAreThis Queer & Trans Youth Mobilization Fund is a rapid response fund created to support community mobilizations and projects that advance Queer and Trans liberation. The goals of this fund is to support queer and trans people of color on the frontlines of struggles for freedom and liberation. Many queer and trans people of color are organizing to reclaim their futures. They recognize the legacy of slavery, genocide, and violence that makes House Bill 2 (HB2) possible, this reflective lens illuminates their histories and inspires the change in their realities.

Funding Priorities:

Open to all organizations, groups, and coalitions, in North Carolina
Organizations led by Trans & Queer People of Color, with limited access to traditional non-profit funding streams.
All groups applying must have an organizational budget of less than $250,000 annually.
Proposals that center a mobilization or direct action as a tactic — however we will consider other proposals such as trainings, retreats, and media/communication plans.
Proposals that use an intersectional analysis to uplift the experiences of Queer and Trans people.

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This is a grassroots fund. More funding will be available as we receive additional donations to support the fund.

Range of Mini-grants
At this time the fund can offer mini-grants of $100-$750

#WeAreThis Queer Mobilization Fund is a project of the Southern Vision Alliance, a 501c3 organization. All proposals must be 501c3 compliant. All funds used for any non-compliant activities must be returned.