The Lorde’s Werq: Black Leadership Development Cohort 2019!

[En Español] In 2017, SONG launched the BLM Cohort leadership development project as a pilot in the state of North Carolina. We sought to develop, sharpen, and strengthen of a body of 15 Black queer, trans and gender non-conforming leaders across the state. Over the course of a year, these member-leaders have loved on, supported, and lifted up Black leadership, fortified connections to each other for the road ahead. From Asheville, Charlotte, to Durham, BLM Cohort members led work on …

We’re Hiring!: Join the SONG team

We’re hiring to help support our ever growing work and our membership across the South. We’re excited to announce that we’re looking for new team members to join our growing staff! You can find job descriptions and more information about how to apply in links below. Note: Each job description has varying application deadlines. Send all of your questions to hiring@southernersonnewground.org. We have no open jobs at this moment. Share this Post

Freedom Is Our Birthright: SONG’s 2018 End of Year Report

Informe de fin de año de SONG para el 2018: La Libertad es nuestro derecho A medida que el fin del 2018 se acerca y concluimos nuestro año de celebración del aniversario 25 de SONG, estamos compartiendo nuestros logros colectivos y algunas reflexiones. Lee nuestro resumen del año, reflexiones de nuestra membresía y nuestras esperanzas para el 2019. A todxs nuestrxs miembros, aliadxs, donantes, compañerxs desde hace mucho tiempo y la familia Forever SONG que contribuyeron su tiempo, energía y …

Dream, Vote, Organize 2018: Our Lives Depend On It

Before the 2016 General Election, SONG members, comrades and staff collectively created the message of ‘Dream, Vote, Organize: Our Lives Depend On It’. Across the South, members placed thousands of yard signs in their communities with this mandate. Many of the signs remain, slightly tattered but deeply neon and deeply queer. In the years since families, chapters, sister organizations and members have done just that. The repression continues to grow along with our resistance. Our morale at times is questioned. …

We’re Hiring: TLC@SONG Southern Regional Organizer

  Email your résumé with a letter of interest to: Kris Hayashi at jobs@transgenderlawcenter.org. Please include “Regional Organizer” in the subject line of your email. All applications are reviewed and acted upon as they are received. The position will be filled as soon as the appropriate candidate is found. It is therefore recommended that you submit your materials as promptly as possible. Only those applicants selected for an interview will receive a response. No telephone calls please. Transgender Law Center is …