20:22 | 08.03.2018
FLUX: Trans and Gender Non-Conforming Advocacy Group to Celebrate First Anniversary with Gala Event at WeHo’s Sur Restaurant & Lounge March 9th
a division of AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF)
dedicated to creating safe spaces for trans and gender non-conforming
individuals, will host the kickoff event of their first ever annual
summit at Sur
Restaurant & Lounge in Los Angeles, CA, on March 9th,
2018 starting at 8:00pm. The event will celebrate a successful first
year for the group marking the anniversary of their launch in March
2017. FLUX has been raising awareness, increasing visibility, providing
support and giving a voice to trans and gender non-conforming
individuals through events such as these throughout the year.
First Anniversary Celebration in Honor of FLUX
March 9th, 2018; 8:00pm
Sur Restaurant & Lounge, 606 N Robertson Blvd, West Hollywood, CA
Vanderpump Rules cast members, including Billie
Lee; Trans male singer Laith Ashley
Queen Victoria Ortega, Co-chair of FLUX +1.323.899.2612
“It is exciting to see that in just in its first year, FLUX has changed
the narrative for trans folks; we are creating space that should have
been there long ago,” says Queen Victoria Ortega, Chair of FLUX.
“We are humbled by the response of the community and encourage everyone
to participate as we take this extraordinary leap forward in trans
Notable events from the past year include:March 11 – Official FLUX Launch at NeueHouse, Los Angeles, CA.
200 people attended.
Laith Ashley (trans model and singer) debuted his single Can’t
FLUX unveiled the Inside Out Campaign featuring 12
professional trans people who contribute to society through their
June 2017 – Launch of Trans Talk Series
Launched in Collaboration with National Geographic and Katie
Trans Talk launched as a series of panel discussions to
raise the profile of trans people.
November 2017 – Launch of “I am…” Video Campaign and Billboards
Included series of video vignettes covering Transition,
parent/child relationships, and the resilience of the trans
Laith Ashley and Billie Lee were featured.
This event is a prime example of the way FLUX works to create inclusive
spaces that celebrate the diversity and unity of their members.
Television personality, Billie Lee, along with other cast members of the
popular show Vanderpump Rules will be in attendance along with
notable male trans singer Laith Ashley.
People can keep up to date on FLUX on the following platforms:
Keep up to date on FLUX: www.Transidentity.org
– Instagram: @FLUX_AHF
– Twitter: @flux_ahf
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