Nolose is temporarily not a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization and we are currently resolving the situation. In the interest of transparency, we are letting you know what our legal status is and what that means for our community. Please see the questions and answers below. If you have further questions, you are welcome to write… Continue reading » Announcement About Nolose’s Tax Exempt Status
News and Announcements
Nolose is looking for new Board members! If you want to help set the direction of Nolose and contribute to running a nonprofit, now’s your chance! We’re looking for folks who are passionate about creating vibrant queer and trans fat culture and who are enthusiastic about organizational development, project management, and social justice/anti-oppression work within… Continue reading » Join the Nolose Board of Directors!
A tip of the hat to Sarah, who’s presenting in person at the Allied Media Conference tomorrow. The Nolose board worked together on the presentation, “Broadening (Fattening!) Accessibility in Justice Work,” which will be part of the Abundant Bodies “Fat Lovin’ Media Futures” track. Other board members will be presenting remotely. [Photo of Sarah eating… Continue reading » Nolose to Present at Allied Media Conference
Nolose is delighted to announce the funding of two small projects! The board voted, at the recommendation of the Small Projects Across the Land (SPAL) committee, which included Nolose community members as well as some board members, to fund three projects, two of which have accepted funding. Here they are! Plump the Post, at… Continue reading » Our new funded SPAL projects!
We want fat justice now and always! We want a world where all fat people are loved and valued and supported and free. We want a movement that centers and is led by the people who are the most hurt by our cultures’ violence and oppression, a movement that helps us all imagine and make… Continue reading » Support Fat Justice Work Today!
Do you have a fabulous, fun idea for an event that could raise money for Nolose? The Nolose community supports the organization in a whole range of awesome ways. Some folks volunteer, some folks donate, and some folks hold fundraisers. We’re excited to announce that Nolose is offering community members seed money to host fundraising… Continue reading » Nolose is Providing Seed Money for Community Fundraisers!
Nolose is looking for new Board members! Do you want to help set the direction of Nolose and contribute to running a nonprofit? Now’s your chance! We’re looking for fundraisers, for people to take over social media and website maintenance, and for folks experienced with and enthusiastic about organizational development, facilitation/mediation, legal issues, event planning,… Continue reading » Seeking Applicants for the Board of Directors
Glorious Nolose community! The Nolose board is looking for expert advice in making a plan for our organization to work more effectively for trans justice and address transmisogyny and cissexism in Nolose. The board is looking for a group of thick and fat trans folks, especially trans women and transfeminine people, especially people of color,… Continue reading » Trans Justice Working Group–Call for participants
On May 18, 2017, Dot Nelson-Turnier passed away. Dot was the founder of NOLOSE. The Nolose board would like to honor Dot’s life and work, which has changed hundreds of lives. In the late 90s and early 2000s, Dot had the idea to get lesbian women who were doing fat justice and liberation work together… Continue reading » Honoring Dot Nelson-Turnier
Nolose is thrilled to announce our most recent grantees! Our team of community volunteers and Small Projects Across the Land committee members from the board recommended funding eight of the fourteen project applications after participating in a collaborative decision-making process, and the board approved their recommendation after review. Nolose has approved grants totaling $4,925 in… Continue reading » Nolose’s Regional Grantees!