2016 Community Update and More…

Greetings, BUTCH Voices Family! In 2009, we closed out our first National Conference in Oakland. An initial group of organizers — who had not met each other prior — pulled together to create spaces where we could talk about our needs and experiences across identity and communities. By the end of that long weekend, over 400 people gathered and we used

Between Guns, Race, Faith, Class and Peace

There is not a day in the news lately that we don’t see gun violence; hate involving race, gender, sexual orientation, or religious differences; or class battles between the privileged who own the financial power of the world and the large majority of the population who are silenced in poverty or due to lack of

Donate Through Our Fiscal Sponsor!

SUPPORT BUTCH VOICES WITH A TAX-DEDUCTIBLE DONATION! BUTCH Voices is fiscally sponsored by the Center for Sex & Culture (, a 501(c)(3) non-profit community center based in San Francisco that provides judgment-free education and explores and preserves knowledge and materials about sex and gender. Mail a check made out to Center for Sex & Culture (put BUTCH Voices in

BUTCH Voices and Saint Harridan partnering again in Portland, OR

BUTCH Voices is happy to once again work with Oakland-based, gender-bending clothier, Saint Harridan! Folks in Portland, OR are getting the chance to shop in the next stop of Saint Harridan’s Pop-Up Shop Tour.  The PDX pop-up will be open Friday, September 26 – Sunday, September 28 and Saturday, October 4 – Sunday, October 5. With stops