Lain Littlejohn

Lain Littlejohn is a Chicagoland transplant who moved to Manhattan, Kansas in 2013 to attend Kansas State University. They graduated with a B.S. in Animal Sciences and B.A. in Modern Languages in 2016. Lain became a vocal student advocate for survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence, inclusive non-discrimination campus policies, and American ethnic studies programs, faculty, students, and staff. Following graduation, Lain accepted a position as the Kansas State Organizer for URGE: Unite for Reproductive & Gender Equity where they engaged young people on college campuses in political advocacy, peer education, and community outreach on topics of reproductive justice. Lain lives the best they can, by being themselves and speaking their truth to power. They coordinate youth voting efforts with the local League of Women Voters, create space for and celebrate queer and trans people of color (QTPOC), and fight for affordable and safe housing alternatives in the Little Apple.

 

 

Presentation Overview:

Carter Brown, Jade Lenore, Luc Bensimon & Lain Littlejohn

Black Trans Advocacy Coalition Kansas Informational

Description: BTAC Leadership staff and volunteers welcome you to an informational presentation highlighting the work that Black Trans Advocacy Coalition is doing to organize, lead and empower the community. The presentation will provide information about ways to connect and partner with BTAC through free programs and resources, memberships, volunteering, local collaborative networking and its national conference. 

Presentation Overview:

Carter Brown, Jade Lenore, Luc Bensimon & Lain Littlejohn

BTAC Community Empowerment

Description: BTAC Community Empowerment invites a calling to hear the voices, and concerns of the Kansas Trans communities. This forum discussion welcomes all friends and allies to join in on the discussion with intent to help create action plans that will eradicate phobias and violence inflicted on Black Trans Kansans that hinder equal opportunities and quality of life.

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