Nominated for three awards: The Princes Trust Celebrate Success Award, the LGBT Community Organisation award at The National Diversity Awards 2015 and the Diversity Marketing Campaign of the Year Award at the Excellence in Diversity Awards 2016
Began working in partnership with 34 organisations as part of the LGBT Hate Crime Partnership. Led by LGBT Consortium and funded by the Equality and Human Rights Commission
Launched a campaign to install Europe’s first permanent rainbow crossing in Totnes. The campaign received pledges of support, locally, nationally and internationally
Facilitated a two day ‘Working with LGBT+ Young People’ Training in Partnership with Targeted Families
Developed and facilitated four LGBT+ Hate Crime workshops delivered for the Equality and Human Rights Commission
Proud2Be founders Max and Maya Price spoke at the first ever TEDXTotnes event. Their talk ‘How Shame Made Us Proud2Be’ was released and chosen by TedX to be promoted to their 3 million YouTube subscribers. You can see it HERE
I was on a panel for Totnes Pride Online earlier this month and it was super insightful! We discussed allyship towards LGBTQ+ young people and creating safer spaces for them to be themselves. Would love to take part in more stuff like this to uplift my trans community! https://twitter.com/_Proud2Be/status/1303730457335472131
During Totnes Pride Online, Maia Thomas; co-organiser of Black Lives Matter Protest in Exeter, spoke about her involvement in the Black Lives Matter movement and answered questions about how to be a better ally.