We are so excited that people in our community really value our cause and have nominated us for the NatWest British LGBT Awards 2017.
To date we have over 200 members, working relationships with schools, businesses and organisations. But more importantly Transpire has been there to support people when they needed it most.
It means a lot to have been nominated and to have our efforts recognised and appreciated. We now need as many votes as we can to get shortlisted for the top 10!
Could you help us? Every vote counts! All you need to do is follow the link below and complete the numbered sections:
*** NOMINATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED – THANK YOU TO THOSE OF YOU THAT VOTED FOR US ***
We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has supported us during 2016.
Did you know we are also taking part in the Galaxy Hot Chocolate Fund and could be awarded a £300 donation. You can help boost our chances of being chosen right now be giving your vote here:
Further to Rose’s article published earlier this year, From One Girl and Her Dog, Transpire member Rose has kindly shared with us her own personal journey through transition, hardship, love and hope. Continue reading “A girl who had been to hell and back, the long way round”
Last week Transpire hosted it’s first quiz evening. A big shout-out goes out to quizmistress Jordan who presided over the ceremonies. Mummies were made, crackers were eaten, straw towers were built and crumbled. At the end of the evening, £65 was raised to go towards Transpire’s continuing community work.
Read on to find out which teams came out top.
Continue reading Transpire gets Quizzy!
In Transpire founder Gina’s latest vlog she shares her experiences of GRS, check it out here:
Transpire member Claire provides some excellent information and research into transgender people’s experience of bullying and what can be done about it. Download the fact sheet here:
Help! I think I’m being bullied…
or read online below.
Continue reading Help! I think I’m Being Bullied…
Would you know if you were the victim of a hate crime? Transpire founder Gina reports from the recent Transpire educational event which featured two talks, one on the topic of HIV and the other on the topic of hate crime.
Continue reading Meet, Eat and Learn with Terrance Higgins Trust and Victim Support
Conversations with Trans people
Transpire founder Gina Denham undertakes some novel research into what makes trans people tick Continue reading Conversations with Trans people
We are super excited and humbled to have had the pleasure of interviewing Caroline Cossey yesterday evening. Jordan and Gina co-hosted and asked Caroline a series of questions about her personal experiences of being trans and the impact of having support groups.
One Girl and Her Dog
Transpire member Rose shares a personal inspirational message from her and her dog, Finley.
Continue reading One Girl and Her Dog