by Eyota Wak’ishwit Since its beginning, Heartspark had the goal of giving a platform to trans women. It became clear, however, that many of our members had more complexities to their gender beyond “woman.” A shared aspect between trans women and the non-binary people who worked with us was that they were all assigned maleRead more about Who We Prioritize and Why – an essay about our work by Eyota Wak’ishwit[…]
Hello Heartspark friends and family! We have not been great at updating our blog with news, and that’s because we have been really, really, REALLY busy. Did we mention we’ve been busy? The last 12 months have been bouncing hard, even during the pandemic! Yes, COVID-19 forced us to seriously re-negotiate our planned direction, butRead more about It’s been a long road, getting from there to here (a yearly update)[…]
(VIA JOLT NEWS) The Olympia City Council voted unanimously in favor on Tuesday of adopting city polices aimed at protecting BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Color) transgender and non-binary people from harm.