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Landecker Fellow Reshma Persaud and The Caribbean Equality Project to publish new 'Name Changing Resource Guide'



Landecker Fellow Reshma Persaud recently published ‘Name Changing Resource Guide‘ – a new resource guide for Caribbean Equality Project.

The publicly available source is for all LGBTQIA+ New York State residents and immigrants from the Caribbean (including undocumented people or asylum seekers), or anyone looking to make a legal name change.

Reshma’s new Name-Changing Guide

The guide was put together by transgender immigrants, members of The Caribbean Equality Project and would not be possible without Jojo Brown and the Transgender Legal Defense and Education Fund.

To stay updated on Reshma’s project, visit Reshma’s Instagram page.

Reshma is one of thirty Landecker Democracy Fellows. This fellowship, a collaboration between the Alfred Landecker Foundation and Humanity in Action, was created to strengthen a new generation of leaders whose approaches to political and social challenges can become catalysts for democratic placemaking and community building. Read more about the fellowship here.