Building Community for Womxn and Gender Non-Conforming People of Color
What We Offer
The Melanin Collective is creating space for womxn and gender non-conforming people of color to come together, reflect, and evaluate what makes us unique and powerful. We’ve carefully crafted special workshops and events that speak to the specific barriers you face everyday — walk away with a confident head on your shoulders and the knowledge and understanding that you have choices and the ability to create the life you crave!
#WorkingWOC is our monthly Twitter Chat. Each month, we hold online conversations on a range of topics that are developed with the experiences of womxn and gender non-conforming people of color in mind. Learn more.
Workshop + Webinars
Our workshops + webinars are centered around the experiences of womxn and gender non-conforming people of color, from issues like hostile work environments to discovering your self-worth. Learn More.
What We’ve Done
Breaking Bread Dinners
We curated conversations with womxn and gender non-conforming people of color on issues such as leveraging self-worth, navigating toxic spaces, and dealing with imposter syndrome in workplaces. Learn more.
Latina Equal Pay Day
We partnered with Lean In DC and Se Habla Español for a discussion on how we can work as a community for racial and gender equity in the Latinx community. Learn more.
POC Entrepreneurial Bootcamp
We developed our first bootcamp with our partners at Global Eye Entrepreneurs to focus on tackling and building solutions for common barriers entrepreneurs of color face. Learn more.