Wow! A team of community members and two board members reviewed the submitted proposals and made funding recommendations to the Nolose board. The board adopted the review team’s recommendations. These grants have been awarded to our community members to organize fun amazing projects! There will be a fully accessible fat pool party, fat and disabled… Continue reading » NOLOSE is thrilled to provide seven SPAL (Small Projects Across the Land) grants!
We have tons of amazing SPAL applications from folks eager to build fat queer and trans community, but we’re short on BIPOC community reviewers. If you identify as BIPOC and have 8 or more hours to contribute over the next six weeks, we’re hoping you can help out! Here’s what’s involved: Listen to an audio… Continue reading » SIGNAL BOOST, PLEASE!
Hello, Rad Fat Folk! Nolose wants to help build fat queer and trans community, and is accepting applications from folks and organizations that need a financial boost to get projects off the ground. We could use your help in spreading the word about these $100 to $1,000 grants to your online and offline communities. Get… Continue reading » Help Spread the Word about Nolose Grants
Hey, Awesome Nolose Community! If you have a fabulous idea for building fat queer and trans community but need a financial jump start (or know someone who does), Nolose is ready to help. Small Projects Across the Land (SPAL) grants range from $100 to $1,000, and are designed to give a boost to folks marginalized… Continue reading » NOLOSE Community Grant Application Open!
Nolose has challenged Abundant Bodies to a fundraising challenge because we want to encourage all of you to support fat BIPOC led, queer and transtastic, Rust Belt-based, liberatory community building and organizing! Help Abundant Bodies raise $1000 starting now, and we will match up dollar for dollar. That’s your contribution DOUBLED just like that. Retweet,… Continue reading »
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!
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