Category Archive: penpals

Looking for opportunities to volunteer?

**UPDATED TO CORRECT AUGUST PEN PAL MATCHING DATE** Hello friends! If you’ve been thinking about volunteering with Black and Pink, now is the time! We’re a bit behind on processing mail from our inside members and we would love your help. Come share a meal, eat snacks, check out our impressive stamp collection, and write …

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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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September Updates from Denver

A crew of folks in Denver are working on kicking off the newest organized body of this family of incarcerated and free world queers! We’ve reserved space (and pastries and coffee!) for an upcoming letter writing gathering and are gearing up to support a guy in Colorado Springs, who caught a case for defending himself against hate …

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Black & Pink is signing up PenPals at the Philly Trans Health Conference

For the first time, Black & Pink has a table at the 13th Annual Philadelphia Trans Health Conference! Dozens of attendees have already stopped by and signed up to join Black  & Pink at this conference whose focus “is promoting transgender health and wellness in mind, body, spirit, and community.” Black & Pink members from Boston, …

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