Transgender People Are….. Absolutely Anything They Dream, When Empowered By Allies And Their Own Community.

In 2015, we are proud to have sponsored and supported 15 name changes and 5 gender marker changes, along with hosting multiple community response events regarding Transgender restroom access, advocating for the rights of Transgender youth, and creating awareness while raising funds during our TNA PRIDE event, and our first annual TNA’s Metro-Glam Gala Petite. During the first quarter of …

Texas Judge Ordered By Superior Courts To Reinstate Widow’s Marriage to Fallen Firefighter

Wharton county Judge receives an order Monday morning requiring him to reverse his 2011 ruling against transgender woman, Nikki Araguz Loyd, Friday, October 23rd 2015, Texas’ 13 th District Court Of Appeals ordered Wharton County Judge Randy Clapp to reverse his 2011 ruling following the Independence day 2010 death of firefighter Capt. Thomas Araguz that left his wife, transgender woman, …

#TransWivesMatter: Presidential Recognition and Honor for the Transgender Widow of a Fallen Firefighter

Nearly 6 years ago my firefighter husband, Captain Thomas Araguz, was killed in the line of duty. While this was a horrific tragedy, the torture continued as my marriage was voided and all of the support that most widows of fallen heroes receive disappeared. It seemed that because I was the “transgender widow,” no one wanted to show support for …