FIERCE is excited to announce we are accepting applications for an
Operations & Grassroots Fundraising Coordinator
Hours: This is a 32hour/ week position with room for growth.
Reports To: Co-Director
This month, Parvati Magazine speaks with Ana Conner and Karen Hall, two youth activists with FIERCE, a New York City-based grassroots organization for LGBTQ youth of colour.
Parvati Magazine: How was FIERCE founded and what is the significance of the name?
To The Editor:
Eric Garner died from police brutality. We extend our deepest condolences to Eric Garner’s family and loved ones. FIERCE stands in solidarity with all communities impacted by unjust policing and brutality, including people of color, transgender and queer people, and homeless and immigrant communities.
FIERCE is an L.G.B.T.Q. organization led by youth of color. We have been organizing local grassroots campaigns to fight police harassment and violence in the West Village for more than 14 years.