01 Feb 2018 Annual Transgender Surgery Fund: Finalist Announcement
We are proud to announce our six finalists for the 2018 Annual Transgender Surgery Fund!
To this year’s applicants: The board members of Point of Pride read each of the 699 applications we received, and wanted to award everyone the financial support you need for a gender-affirming surgery. You are all so deserving. We are inspired by your stories of challenge and triumph.
This year’s finalists:
- David R., 21 from Puerto Rico
- Leah P., 39 from Wisconsin
- Blake-Jorden B., 22 from Florida
- Michael W., 54 from Washington
- Alejandro T., 28 from Colorado
- Izaac B., 23 from North Carolina
Stay tuned for more information about this year’s finalists. We will be making our recipient announcement later this month.
Thank you to everyone who has helped support this life-changing work through donations or by spreading awareness.
We also want to acknowledge the generosity of this year’s Surgery Fund sponsors: Dr. Daniel Medalie, Dr. Sherman Leis, Dr. Charles Garramone, Dr. Jeffrey Spiegel, and the Center for Cosmetic Surgery.
Help Us Raise An Additional $1,000!
Edit: Thanks to your support, we’ve hit exceeded our stretch-goal of $1,000 and now stand to award $11,000+ to this year’s finalists! Let’s keep this momentum going – 100% of your donation today will benefit this year’s recipients! Every dollar makes a difference.
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