We are a local nonprofit dedicated to helping the Grand Rapids Trans community transcend barriers and build equity.

If you’re a Trans person in Grand Rapids, MI, we want to see you flourish.

What We Do

GRTF Academic Scholarship

Scholarships up to $2500 for local students

A scholarship fund to help Trans and Non-binary students with education-related expenses while pursuing a degree or certificate from an accredited college, university, or technical / vocational program in Kent County, MI.

"Update!" Program

Assistance with updating name and gender marker documents.

A program offering workshops and guidance around updating name and gender marker documents for Trans and Non-binary residents of Kent County, MI. Financial assistance in the form of microgrants are available.

Want to Help?

We’re working hard to support the Trans community but we can’t do it alone.¬†Here are a few ways you can take action and make a difference for Trans lives.

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Whether it be a one-time donation of $500 or a recurring donation of $10, anything helps. 

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We would love to hear from you. Shoot us an email to find out about current opportunities to help! 

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