Audre Lorde Birthday Celebration!

When: 
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 6:15pm to 9:00pm

*This space is open to folks who identify as Lesbian Gay Bisexual Two-Spirit Trans and Gender Non-Conforming People of Color AND People of Color Allies

In lieu of a changing political tide, this year for our annual celebration of Audre Lorde’s Birthday, we will uplift the role, historical legacy and future of Black Feminism, by highlighting how it has been foundational to our LGBTSTGNC POC resistance and resilience. 

We will be holding an Intergenerational Dialogue on Radical Black Feminist Traditions in our past, present & futures.
Come with your curiosity, desire, and hunger for our collective analysis and knowledge!

For updates, check out the Facebook Event Here

To get tickets, RSVP on the Eventbrite Here

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Response Team Training!

When: 
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 6:00pm to Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 9:00pm

Are you passionate about the issues of employment, housing, education, health care, and immigration? 
Do you want to learn how to navigate the system? 
Support your community?

Join the 3rd Space Support Response Team!
We are looking for folks to support Audre Lorde Project's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Two Spirit, Trans and Gender Non Conforming (LGBTSTGNC) People of Color (POC) community members who are currently navigating the issues of housing, employment, education, health care, immigration status, and more.  As a part of the Response Team you will: do intakes, provide one-on-one advocacy, suggest resources and referrals, and support our members. We will also build up community-based skills and strategies for how we care for ourselves and each other.  This team is a place to give and receive sustainable support; where creation, invention and innovation will be practiced

The OUTsiderz: Facilitation Training

When: 
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

RSVP is necessary by either contacting Cleopatra at Cleo@alp.org or filling out the registration page here: https://goo.gl/forms/VCo9PIxr6YmVu0O63

Grow your participation, by learning facilitation!
Facilitation is a great way to hold space, ideas, and conversation among many different people. In this session of the OUTsiderz Series, we will be learning some ways to brew dialogue, and ways to engage folks on multi-sensory levels of participation.

Check out the Facebook Event Here!

The OUTsiderz: Interview Skills

When: 
Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

This workshop will focus on the external atmospheres of repping yourself. Participants will be engaging in building a script, and practicing their personal pitch!
Although, the name of this workshop will be "Interview Skills", concepts learned here can be applicable to a large range of situations such as auditions, panels, public speaking and more!

Bed-Stuy Pride Resistance & Resilience Bike Tour

When: 
Saturday, November 19, 2016 - 11:00am to 4:00pm

The Resistance and Resilience Bike Tour is a slow paced community bike tour of Bed Stuy and Crown Heights for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Two Spirit, Transgender, and Gender Non-Conforming People of Color and our neighbors of color to:

*re/claim space and land*

*build a network of safe spaces--Black and POC owned small businesses, grassroots community organizations, cultural workers, and neighbors*

*share, map, and visit sites of resistance and resilience in Bed Stuy and Crown Heights*

*gather, move, love, and connect with LGBTSTGNC POC and our neighbors of color*

*tell the story of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Two Spirit, Transgender, and Gender Non-Conforming people of color resistance and resilience in Bed Stuy and Crown Heights*

SOS is still working to finalize the route and stops, but last year we visited Von King Park, Hattie Carthan Herban Farm, The Meat Market, and the Brooklyn Movement Center. Will update with this year's route soon!

Bed Stuy Resistance & Resilience Bike Tour

When: 
Saturday, November 19, 2016 - 11:00am to 4:00pm

The Resistance and Resilience Bike Tour is a slow paced community bike tour of Bed Stuy and Crown Heights for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Two Spirit, Transgender, and Gender Non-Conforming People of Color and our neighbors of color to:

*re/claim space and land*

*build a network of safe spaces--Black and POC owned small businesses, grassroots community organizations, cultural workers, and neighbors*

*share, map, and visit sites of resistance and resilience in Bed Stuy and Crown Heights*

*gather, move, love, and connect with LGBTSTGNC POC and our neighbors of color*

*tell the story of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Two Spirit, Transgender, and Gender Non-Conforming people of color resistance and resilience in Bed Stuy and Crown Heights*

Trans Day of Remembrance 2016

When: 
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Join TransJustice of the Audre Lorde Project as we lift up the lives of our comrades lost to violence, celebrate the resiliency of trans and gender non-conforming people of color, and come together as a community committed to struggling across differences for our shared liberation.

Come build community and remember those we have lost and celebrate our surviving communities resilience and brilliance!


Únase con TransJustice de Audre Lorde Project a levantar las vidas de nuestr@s camarad@s perdid@s a la violencia, y a celebrar la fortaleza de las personas trans y de género no conforme de color. Nos uniremos como una comunidad comprometida a luchar a través de nuestras diferencias para nuestra liberación.

¡Ven a fortalezer y recordar ésas personas que hemos perdido y a celebrar nuestra resistencia y brillantez como comunidades sobrevivientes!

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