WHAT WE STAND FOR
As a small, queer-owned business, we are dedicated to promoting equality, inclusion, and acceptance all year round. We take pride in our work, in the community we've become a part of, and in the products we've created for everybody and every body.
We believe it's important to give back to our community. When you make a purchase with Paxsies, we make a donation to local, national, and global non-profit organizations that support the LGBTQIA+ community.
Initiatives we've hand-picked to partner with:
Trans Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
Trans Amsterdam is a transgender organization for art, culture and lifestyle. They organize different activities for trans persons and non-binary persons. With a focus on art, culture and lifestyle.
Genderpraatjes (the Netherlands)Genderpraatjes is a youth line based in the Netherlands that offers support and advice for people with questions about gender.
Joyful Transitions PDX (Oregon, USA)
Joyful Transitions PDX works to provide gender transition materials and necessities to those in need in the Portland, Oregon metro area.
Transforming Families (Minnesota, USA)
Transforming Families is a community where transgender, gender non-conforming, and questioning youth and their families come together to support each other in a safe, welcoming space.
San Joaquin Pride Center (San Joaquin County, USA)
The SJPC's Gender-Affirming Garment Programaims to provide safe affirming garments such as binders, packers, breast forms, and tucking underwear to our local TGNC community for free or at a significantly lower cost! These garments are vital to ensure our trans community is able to express their gender identities and feel at home within their bodies, reduce Gender Dysphoria, and to promote Gender Euphoria SAFELY without risk of injury. Paxsies has provided the SJPC a box with items.
Treat it Queer (the Netherlands, International)
Treat it Queer is an international non-profit foundation dedicated to health justice, with a particular focus on the queer community. The foundation consists of an international team of queer individuals with experience in queer healthcare, and activism-fuelled hearts. They aim to educate, research and consult queer people and a wider audience. Paxsies has provided them several gender-affirming items to display and use in their training and workshops.