The youth worker and activist has had a remarkable year fundraising for LGBTQ+ young Black people, with her Exist Loudly Fund raising more than £110,000 over the summer.
This money has been spent to provide workshops for Black LGBTQ+ youth and as well as being split with other organisations that support the most vulnerable and marginalised in our community. “We gave £58,000 to Colour Youth Network, Gendered Intelligence and a few other places,” Tanya explains in her Amplify by GAY TIMES digital cover story. “They were all places I’ve worked with and they specifically created spaces for Black and POC young people. “It was imperative for me to share it with other organisations who have already been doing the work longer than I have and pay