This video features a spotlight of a current scholar.
This image depicts attendees and participants at our 2016 TransCon job fair. The job fair was covered by WLRN here: http://wlrn.org/post/transgender-and-job-searching-south-florida
Aqua Foundation for Women Scholarship Program
Each year the Foundation awards 10 Emerging Leader Scholarships to members of the South Florida LBT community. Through these scholarships, the Foundation provides direct funds for the scholars educational expenses, a mentor and opportunities to develop and enhance leadership and community building and networking skills.
Aqua Foundation for Women Grants Program
Each year the Foundation awards direct grant funds to nonprofit organizations serving the LBT Community in South Florida. Currently, our grants support organization focusing in the following areas:
--Training, education, and resource support for members of the Transgender community
--LBT empowerment and leadership programming
--LBT health and wellness
---LGBT youth homelessness
Each year the Foundation hosts TransCon, a conference for members of the Transgender, gender non-conforming communities and their allies. The conference is over two-days and consists of a job fair, workshops and a keynote address. The conference is designed to be a safe space and is opened up to the entire community and is free of charge.
The LGBTQ Youth Homelessness Initiative
The LGBTQ Youth Homelessness Initiative is a groundbreaking collaboration to fund crucial services for the homeless LGBTQ youth population in Miami-Dade County.