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Transgender Day of Visibility in Royal Oak March 26

March 15th 2019

Transgender Day of Visibility in Royal Oak March 26 Royal Oak, MI – Transgender Michigan is hosting an event in honor of International Transgender Day of Visibility. The event takes place Tuesday, March 26, 2019 from 6pm-8:30pm at Five15, 600 South Washington Avenue (next door to Pronto). There will be an open mic, storytelling, music, […]

Transgender Health Fair in Ferndale Sept. 29

August 17th 2018

Transgender Health Fair in Ferndale Sept. 29 Ferndale, MI – Transgender Michigan presents Transgender Health Fair Affirmations LGBT Community Center 290 W 9 Mile Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220 Come discover health resources available to the transgender communities . Exhibits…vendors….speakers….panels….FREE The only health fair in Michigan dedicated to the transgender community. Sponsored by Volunteers needed Sponsor […]

Erspamer Resigns, Transgender Activist Reyes Named Affirmations Interim Director

March 29th 2018

Erspamer Resigns, Transgender Activist Reyes Named Affirmations Interim Director (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 29, 2018) Ferndale, MI-  After two years as Executive Director of Affirmations LGBTQ Community Center in Ferndale, Susan Ersparmer has resigned in the midst of financial concerns and staff issues.  Following Erspamer’s resignation, the Board of Directors voted Wednesday night to appoint […]

Transgender Day of Remembrance Nov. 17

November 14th 2017

Transgender Day of Remembrance Nov. 17 Ferndale, MI – This is our 17th annual candle light vigil for those people who identify as trans or gender non-conforming who have been murdered in the last year. This year’s candlelight ceremony is hosted by Gender-Identity Network Alliance and MCC Detroit and will be at MCC on Friday […]

Transgender Health Fair Sept. 16, 2017

August 31st 2017

Transgender Health Fair Sept. 16, 2017 Ferndale, MI – Come discover health resources available to the transgender communities September 16, 2017, 1 to 4 pm Affirmations LGBT Community Center 290 W 9 Mile Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220 .Exhibits…vendors….speakers….panels….FREE The only health fair in Michigan dedicated to the transgender community. Volunteers needed Sponsor information Exhibitor information […]

Pride in the Park Brings Transgender People Together

August 22nd 2017

Pride in the Park Brings Transgender People Together (Julia Music, Aug. 22, 2017) Transgender Michigan is celebrating its 20th year as a non-profit advocacy group for transgender people in the state of Michigan. This year their annual event, Transgender Pride saw record breaking crowds as more than 500 people gathered in Geary Park to celebrate […]

Transgender Pride in the Park Aug. 12

July 31st 2017

Transgender Pride in the Park Aug. 12 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Celebrating Transgender Pride Since 1997! Saturday, August 12, 2017 12noon to 6pm Donald Red Geary Park Earle Blvd at Pincrest, Ferndale [map] All Trans-people and Allies Welcome Picnic….Free Food….Free Fun…..Great Friends We will provide the hot dogs and stuff. Please bring a side […]

Hundreds Rally in Royal Oak to Support Transgender Troops

July 30th 2017

Hundreds Rally in Royal Oak to Support Transgender Troops (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 30, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – In spite of the pain that came with President Donald Trump’s Wednesday morning tweet announcing that transgender people would no longer be welcome in the military, there was an atmosphere of hope and love at a […]

Dr. Who’s John Barrowman Shares Advice to Transgender Teens (video)

May 23rd 2017

Dr. Who’s John Barrowman Shares Advice to Transgender Teens (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 23, 2017) Novi, MI – The actor who plays Captain Jack Harkness in Dr. Who, John Barrowman, had a crowd of people cheering at this weekend’s Motor City Comic Con in Novi when an audience member asked him for words of […]

“Know Your Title IX” Event for those who Work With Transgender Youth March 1

February 24th 2017

“Know Your Title IX” Event for those who Work With Transgender Youth March 1 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – SOGI Initiative presents an informational evening with Jay Kaplan called “Know Your Title X.”  This will discuss how the decision to “withdraw and rescind” the guidance issued by the Obama administration impacts students and schools.  The […]