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!
Hey Fabulous Nolose Community, You likely know that Nolose is an organization entirely by and for the queer fat activist community. Nolose is 100% grassroots funded and is led by a board of directors composed of volunteers. Curious what we’re all about and want to dive deeper? We are hosting an informal online workshop on:… Continue reading » Board Recruitment and Volunteering Workshop
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
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 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!