Affect

Collective

Creating media campaigns & resources to amplify multiply-marginalized people and embody disability justice.

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Affect is a grassroots, disability-led effort to amplify multiply marginalized folx and embody disability justice.

Affect began as Affect Conf, a community conference in Portland, Oregon, with both talks and group volunteering that ran annually from 2016-2018. Notable keynoters included Ijeoma Oluo, Sydette Harry, and Imani Gandy. In 2019, we shortened our name to Affect and launched our first media campaign, #DisabledAndHere. Disabled And Here celebrates disabled Black, Indigenous, people of color (BIPOC) and is a reclaiming of our depiction in media, with series of interviews and stock collections featuring images by and for us.

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Community Care Awards

Affect’s Community Care Awards is a fund created to honor multiply marginalized BIPOC for the gra...

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Disabled And Here

Disabled And Here is a disability-led stock image and interview series celebrating disabled Black...

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Graham McLaughlin

$2,500 USD since Jun 2021

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Sara Bram

$2,500 USD since Oct 2021

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Saptak Sengupta

$200 USD since Apr 2021

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Christopher Swenson

$100 USD since Dec 2020

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Monica Farrell

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Jessica Oddi

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Xandra Koster

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LeTania Severe

$53 USD since Mar 2021

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Matthew McVickar

$50 USD since Dec 2020

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Sabia Wade

$50 USD since Dec 2020

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Allied Media Projects

$13,436.88 USD since Dec 2020

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Disabled And Here, now with illustrations!

Two years ago, Disabled And Here began as an interview and stock photography series celebrating disabled BIPOC residing...
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Published on March 10, 2021 by Elea Chang

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Today’s balance

$1,174.41 USD

Total raised

$19,496.76 USD

Total disbursed

$18,322.35 USD

Estimated annual budget

$19,660.50 USD