BTWI Remembers Gloria Allen

BTWI Remembers Gloria Allen

BTWI wishes to remember Gloria Allen, also known as Mama Gloria.  Gloria Allen was a transgender activist who died of respiratory failure at age 76 on June 13, 2022. Many know her from the documentary Mama Gloria (2020) which chronicled her life. Ms. Allen ran a charm school for at-risk ..Continue Reading

BTWI Statement on the Death of Ariyanna Mitchell

BTWI Statement on the Death of Ariyanna Mitchell

MAY 10, 2022 DALLAS, TX – Black Transwomen, Inc, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to advocacy for African American trans women in minority communities released the following statement: BTWI expresses our condolences for the tragic killing of one of our Black trans sisters, a 17-year-old girl and high school student ..Continue Reading