Nicholas Chirls

Nicholas Chirls

Joined October 2020

Giving Circle Membership

Black Trans Lives Thrive

We support nonprofits run by and for Black Trans Leaders. Members donate at least $25 each month.

IG @blacktranslivesthrive
TW @blacktransgc

Other Keywords: BIPOC, QTPOC, POC, People of Color, transgender, non-binary, gender non-conforming, transwo...

183 members

Accelerating Access x Opportunity in Startups & Tech

Our community exists to support nonprofits that increase access to the internet, skills, jobs, and capital.

We will target organizations that serve underrepresented or overlooked populations. Potential recipients might include organizations like Gi...

41 members

Nonprofits Supported

Code 2040

Code 2040
San Francisco, CA

Our mission is to ensure the full representation and leadership of Black and Latinx people in the innovation economy by creating pathways to their educational, professional, and entrepreneurial success in tech. Our vision is an innovation economy where Black and Latinx people are contributing as technologists, investors, and leaders, and a country in which we have the economic and social capital needed to thrive and build generational wealth.

BLCK VC

BLCK VC
San Francisco, CA

BLCK VC’s mission is to connect, engage, empower, and advance Black venture investors.

For The Gworls

For The Gworls
Woodside, NY

To raise funds to help Black trans folks afford essential services that are often denied to them, such as rent and comprehensive healthcare. FTG accomplishes this not only with direct mutual aid for their community members’ pockets, but also teach-ins, panel discussions, and providing healing spaces.

The Knights & Orchids Society Inc.

The Knights & Orchids Society Inc.
Selma, AL

The Knights & Orchids Society (TKO) strives to build the power of the TLGB community for African Americans throughout rural areas in Alabama and across the south, to obtain our dream of justice and equality through group economics, education, leadership development, and organizing cultural work.

House of Tulip

House of Tulip
New Orleans, LA

We’re raising funds to buy and restore a multi-family property in an area of New Orleans that’s accessible to health care and employment opportunities. This will be our pilot permanent housing campus, and it will house up to 10 TGNC people at a time. In addition, we’re working to acquire a separate space that can serve as a community center where TGNC people can safely access social safety net navigation, community programming, a hot meal, a shower, or a safe place to just hang out or do schoolwork.

The Okra Project

The Okra Project
Woodside, NY

The Okra Project is a collective that seeks to address the global crisis faced by Black Trans people by bringing home cooked, healthy, and culturally specific meals and resources to Black Trans People wherever we can reach them.