Black & Pink is an open family of LGBTQ prisoners and “free world” allies who support each other. Our work toward the abolition of the prison industrial complex is rooted in the experience of currently and formerly incarcerated people. We are outraged by the specific violence of the prison industrial complex against LGBTQ people, and respond through advocacy, education, direct service, and organizing.

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Chicago: Penpal Visits!

One lesson from the Decade of Black and Pink gathering is the power of face-to-face communication. Being in the same room with people we had only communicated with via letters or phone calls was magical. And so, our Penpal Support Team is excited to invite people to participate in PENPAL VISITS. If you are interested in …

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Providence Chapter Holiday Card-Making Party

Sunday, December 13, 2015, drop-in from 2pm-6pm at PrYSM (669 Elmwood Ave, Providence) Join the Black and Pink family in creating holiday cards for our queer and trans siblings who are locked up in Rhode Island and around the country. We’ll have music, lots of snacks to eat, and cards to color and create! The …

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Southwest Ohio Chapter

hello friends! Welcome to the Southwest Ohio Chapter page. We will keep people up to date on things going on with our chapter and share new information about our prisoner membership as we get it. Excited to build with you all!

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SF Bay Area Black & Pink Holiday Card Writing & Survey Release Party

Join Flying Over Walls (SF Bay Area Black & Pink) at our annual holiday card writing event! The holidays can be a challenging and lonely time when you’re locked up and away from loved ones, so we’ll be decorating and sending holiday cards to members – with a goal of sending 100 cards!! We need …

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