LGBT Center Intercultural Collective Inc. -  ©2018

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917.601.6047 - 646.639.6802

718.255.6215

3763 83rd St #1B 

Jackson Heights, NY 11372

Vision

The TRANSgrediendo Intercultural Collective is nationally recognized as a bilingual and multicultural movement that defends and promotes the human rights of the diverse Trans* and gender-diversity identity populations in the United States.It promotes active participation and democracy in every way to impact decision making and full exercise of their rights, thus helpingto build a fair and inclusive society for everyone, without any discrimination.

 

Mission

The TTRANSgrediendo Intercultural Collective is a social organization that promotes the overallhealth, cultural and social development of the Trans and gender-diversity identity population in the United States of America. It encourages trans-specific, trans-inclusive and trans-directed initiatives, aimed atstrengthening, empowerment and full exercise of their rights. This allows us to express ourselves and make our own decisionsover our bodies and gender identity, with a view toaiding the transformation of the world welive in and reducing every form of discrimination.

 

Overall objective

To strengthen and consolidate the social activity of the Trans and gender-diversity identity populations in the United States throughsocial integration, information, education and political advocacy whichallow us to visualize the reality that the Trans* population live and influencethe creation of policies, plans, programs, projects and studies where this communitycan be seen and included.

 

Specific objectives

 

  • To create and promote social and cultural activities of the Trans* and gender-diversity identity communities that allow for truecohesion and social integration across all generations.

  • To promote the removal of any discrimination towards people who live with HIV and the right to public and free medical and psychological care.

  • To support Trans* and gender-diversity identity peoplewhofind themselvesin a compromised social situation because of their sexual orientation, sexual identity or gender identity, as well as those living with HIV.

  • To promoteactive participation which involves Tran* and gender-diversity identity communitiesin the planning, implementation, monitoring, tracing and review of the different policies, plans, programs, projects and studies that promote inclusion, attention to and respect for human rights.

  • To eradicate any kind of violence towards or between Trans* and gender-diversity identity people with special attention given to family and domestic violence.

 

Principles of the CITG

The CITG is definedas a social organization that:

 

  • supports the social normalization of the Trans* and gender-diversity identity fact,

  • fights every form of discrimination,

  • is secular in nature

  • is not involved in party politics

  • is not religious

  • is transparent

  • works nonprofit

 

Values of the CITG

  • Equality

  • Solidarity

  • Respect

  • Justice

  • Service vocation

This English translation has been possible thanks to the PerMondo project: Free translation of website and documents for non-profit organisations. A project managed by Mondo Agit. Translator:  Ariadna Gatti Proof-reader: Sophie Adlington