Trans Lives Matter: Learn More this Transgender Awareness Week!

November 14th - 20th marks Transgender Awareness Week, a week where individuals and organizations around the country help to raise the visibility of transgender and gender non-conforming people, and take action by educating the public and advancing advocacy around the issues that transgender people face. The final day of Transgender Awareness Week is the Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR), an … [Read more...]

Join us for our December transgender women’s circle, Girls With a Pearl!

Don't miss out on our next Girls With a Pearl event this December 3rd from 4-6pm! Download the December flyer here! For this coming month, the group will be doing vision mapping. … [Read more...]

Join us for our October Girls With a Pearl!

Don't miss out on our next Girls With a Pearl event this October 15th from 4-6pm! Download the October Flyer here (pdf)! … [Read more...]

WWAV Outreach Workers Prepare for Launch of Transgender Women Circles

Wendi Cooper, Women With a Vision's Community Navigator, has been preparing for the launch of WWAV's "Girls With a Pearl" series, doing outreach in the French Quarter and across the city to inform transgender women about the new program. Girls With a Pearl is a social mixer and safe space for transgender women, combining conversation, dinner, and story sharing to talk about being healthy in … [Read more...]

WWAV to Host Social Mixer and Story Circle for Transgender Women, Part of New Emerge Project!

Announcing: GIRLS WITH A PEARL Girls With a Pearl is a bimonthly social mixer and safe space for transgender women. Join WWAV for conversation, dinner, and story sharing as we mix it up to talk about how to be healthy in our relationships. Why Girls With a Pearl? "The ideal pearl is perfectly round and smooth, but many other shapes of pearls occur. The finest quality natural pearls have been … [Read more...]