- Many members of the Gulf Coast trans, intersex, and genderqueer community have lost everything.
- Trans, intersex, and genderqueer individuals can experience extreme difficulties in natural disaster situations.
- The TransAdvocate’s parent organization, the Transgender Foundation of America has organized a community disaster relief fund.
- The fund will assist Gulf Coast trans, intersex, and genderqueer survivors recover from this disaster.
The Texas Gulf Coast trans community is facing a catastrophic and ongoing natural disaster resulting from Hurricane Harvey which made landfall as a category 4 hurricane, becoming a massive and slow-moving tropical storm resulting in historic-levels of flooding. Numerous members of the trans community are displaced and have lost everything.