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Joshua Allen

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Joshua Allen

Black Excellence Collective

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Joshua Allen (they/them) is a non-binary artist & activist from Brooklyn, NY, and founding organizer of the Black Excellence Collective. Currently, they are serving as a member of Resist foundation’s 2020 funding group, a summer faculty member at Sadie Nash Leadership Project, and working on their debut collection of prose & poetry titled “All The Things I Never Said”.

Why did you join BTF’s Advisory Committee?

“Although Black trans people are some of the world’s most valuable contributors to multi-billion-dollar industries across the world– from fashion, to literature, entertainment, academia, beauty and so much more…that wealth is not reflected in our communities. I decided to join the advisory board of the Black Trans Fund to uplift and resource organizations whose work will help bring about the long overdue justice and equity for us all!”