TRANScend Community Impact Fund for Black and Brown TGNC Organizations
What We Do
Supported by Gilead Sciences, the Destination Tomorrow TRANScend Community Impact Fund will address the disproportionate impact of HIV within Transgender communities with a specific focus on supporting grassroots organizations. The program will be national in scope and largely prioritize organizations led by or primarily serving Trans communities including grassroots initiatives. The program will prioritize organizations serving those areas that are disproportionately impacted by HIV, including southern regions of the United States.
Past and Current Grant Highlights
TRANScend Grantee Spotlight: The Mahogany Project (Houston, TX)
We here at Destination Tomorrow: The Bronx LGBT Center are proud to highlight the admirable and diligent work of one of our Gilead-funded TRANScend Grantee organizations, The Mahogany Project. Be sure to view this monthly newsletter for more information about The Mahogany Project's work with the TRANScend grant. For more information about The Mahogany Project, visit their website at https://themahoganyproject.org/ .
TRANScend Community Impact Fund 2021–2022 TRANScend Community Impact Fund Request for Proposals (Begins 2/8/2021) Our Purpose Destination Tomorrow’s TRANScend Community Impact Fund will address the disproportionate impact of HIV within Transgender communities with a specific focus on supporting organizations led by and primarily serving Transgender men and women (including GNCGNB individuals), specifically grassroots initiatives. The…
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Make a donation for COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund
As Black and Brown TGNC people, we have real concerns about the increased needs of our community, needs which will be exacerbated by the devastation of the government’s necessary response to COVID-19. We are establishing the COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund which will be used to address the emergency needs we foresee happening due to this global pandemic, particularly around how emergency funds will be distributed. We are concerned that the most vulnerable within our community...
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Destination Tomorrow Receives $1,000,000 from Gilead Sciences to Fight for the Health and Safety of the Transgender Community, Including Those Living With HIV
Today, Destination Tomorrow received a $1,000,000 grant from Gilead Sciences’ TRANScend Community Impact Fund to continue improving the safety, health and wellness of the Transgender community, including those living with HIV. Destination Tomorrow will use the funds to develop a grant making program that will address the disproportionate impact of HIV within Transgender communities.
Gilead Gives $4.5 Million to Trans Groups on Day of Remembrance
Gilead Sciences is giving a sizable donation to commemorate Transgender Day of Remembrance. The pharmaceutical company’s TRANScend Community Impact Fund, under the advisement of a board of trans activists and leaders, selected 15 transgender organizations that each will receive a portion of a $4.5 million donation. The amount, to be distributed over two years, was…