QTBIPOC in Isolation

Starts: March 30, 2020 5:30 pm | Ends: March 30, 2020 7:00 pm

Join Sunsong (they/them) and Carrie (she/her) on Monday evenings for QTBIPOC Community Chat!

This space is specifically for Queer or Trans Black Indigenous People of Color and we ask that folx hold this space for these identities.

We’ll be discussing what’s going on in our lives in the New Normal and how we as QTBIPOC are coping. This is a place for support, laughter, building community and a chance to see other folx that look like YOU!


Registration Details:

  • Prerequisite: This is a conversation for people who self identify as Queer or Trans Black Indigenous People of Color.
  • Trainers: Sunsong Firedancer & Carrie Fuentes
  • Date and time: Recurring weekly, Monday’s at 5:30pm
  • Location: These discussions will take place online via the Zoom platform. You can download Zoom here. You can watch a video tutorial on how to use Zoom here.

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Event Organizers

Carrie FuentesCarrie Fuentes (she/her/sometimes Queen) is a Xicana Fat Femme, born in Los Angeles and raised in Portland. Carrie has been working within local fat and queer community for over 10 years and working towards racial liberation since she learned about inequity from a very early age. As a trainer, consultant and facilitator Carrie uses humor and direct communication as key components to making difficult topics more accessible to folks.

Sunsong Konstantatos FiredancerSunsong (They/Them) is a transplant to Portland: Born in Ohio and raised in Knoxville, Tennessee. They moved to Portland in December of 1995 immediately from their experience attending Oberlin College. They started life in Portland as performer for Imago Theater; and worked in social services with developmentally disabled adults.  As a queer polyamorous mixed race intersexed person, they bring both lived experience as well as experience from a background working with Target communities to their work, especially in their recent time as an advocate and case manager for houseless youth. They have assisted and co-led trainings on racial and social justice. Before being hired on full time worked as a contractor doing mediations at Resolutions Northwest. They were a past equity informed mediation cohort member and have a dedication to building bridges across communities.

Details


March 30, 2020 5:30 pm


March 30, 2020 7:00 pm

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VENUE

QTBIPOC in Isolation
2538 NE Broadway, Suite A, Portland, OR 97232


March 30, 2020 5:30 pm

March 30, 2020 7:00 pm