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2022 LEX: Virtual Letters to the Future

Transcript Iris (she/they): Hello future LEX participant!  Elyse (they/chanh): Hi there! Ishita (ze/them): Hi!  Iris (she/they): I hope you’re ready for what’s to come. I can promise you it’s going to be amazing.  Elyse (they/chanh): Entering the space that has been so carefully and tenderly constructed for LEX has felt like walking out into the

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Image: Bisma, a South Asian person, wearing a green hat and smiling at the camera with purple and green triangles framing them. It reads “Welcome Bisma, LavNix’s New Cultural Strategy Organizer!”

Welcome LavNix’s New Cultural Strategy Organizer!

Dear Lavender Phoenix Community, We have exciting news: Bisma Farzansyed (they/them) has joined Lavender Phoenix as our Cultural Strategy Organizer! Bisma is an experienced organizer, a budding herbalist, and a medicine-maker. They’ve organized powerful digital campaigns and created heart-centered spaces for trans, queer, disabled folks and elders to grow. Bisma first joined LavNix at our

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Image description: Vibrant orange graphic with gradient wave patterns in the corners. Black text is stylized to read: "Stay connected. Stay grounded. Ask for and offer help. We're here for each other."

Now is the time to practice care, connection, and resilience. We got this.

Dear APIENC community, When news of COVID-19 started to reach the U.S., APIENC staff and member leaders took time to figure out how we could prioritize connection, safety, and community all at once. We’ve heard concerns and fear from our people—worries about the xenophobia and extreme isolation of this moment, worries about losing reliable work,

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2020 Summer Organizer Program – Apply by March 1st!

Do you want to work with trans, gender nonconforming, and queer API people and communities? Do you have a commitment to social justice? Are you ready to transform, learn concrete community organizing skills, and work to build movements for change? The application for APIENC’s Summer Organizer Program is now open! Applications are due March 1st,

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