TRANSformational Impact

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    U.S. Foundation Funding For Trans Communities


    Published: February 7, 2015

    Author(s): Kristina Wertz, Naa Hammond

    Topic(s):  Transgender Communities



    In the last decade, U.S. foundation funding for domestic and global trans issues increased more than eight fold – growing at three times the rate of LGBTQ funding overall. However, even at its record high of $8.3 million in 2013, the philanthropic resources provided hardly seem commensurate with the severe challenges global trans communities continue to face.

    TRANSformational Impact analyzes the scope and character of foundation funding for trans issues.