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Be Yourself: Gender Confirmation Surgery Fundraising

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GoFundMe has created a safe and welcoming online community for transgender folks to find support for their gender confirmation surgery fundraising. This year alone, dozens of people around the world have raised over $100,000 to support their transitions, from surgery costs to other related expenses.

 

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Skyler Jay, who was recently featured on Netflix’s Queer Eye, wrote about his experience on GoFundMe:

“It can be really hard to talk about my private medical information, not to mention asking for money. But what I found by telling my story through my GoFundMe campaign was that I learned I had an incredibly supportive community that would help me all along my journey. I knew that—no matter what—they were going to have my back and I was going to get the medical attention and financial help I needed. I am so grateful for the new family I have found by being brave and bold throughout this process.”

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Another person who turned to GoFundMe, Myla, wrote movingly about her coming out experience.

“I then came out as my true authentic self. Myla Cashaw. A black transgender woman. The next couple years after that, I had really dived into learning more about my identity. I learned that this uncomfortable feeling is called gender dysphoria. I decided that I wanted to take steps that I would feel would help alleviate my dysphoria. so I began taking hormones. They have done wonders & have helped me feel more like myself.”

She goes on to talk her fundraising experience on GoFundMe:

“Crowdfunding is a scary thing because you never know how it’ll be perceived. But I have faith that my community could help me along my pursuit to happiness. A donation, like, share, or even you simply reading this far means everything to me.”

Support yourself or others with transgender surgery fundraising

Wherever you are in your process of affirming your gender identity and/or expression, GoFundMe is here for you to help ensure that there is a truly supportive space for you to gather support during your journey.

Take a look at some of the resources below for how to pay for gender confirmation surgery. For additional information about crowdfunding, please read GoFundMe’s Gender Confirmation Surgery Cost and Funding Guide, and take a look at some of the verified campaigns below. GoFundMe provides a free fundraising model, which means more of the money you raise can go toward helping your or your friend’s transition. If you’d like to add your campaign to this page please contact our support team.

Gender confirmation surgery fundraisers on GoFundMe

Old Orchard Beach, ME
Quick update - I'm offering 1 hr writing/pitch consultations for $50 each toward...
Last donation 10mos ago
$36,435 raised of $35,000
$36,435 raised
Canberra, AU
Help us bring emerging LGBTIQ+ choirs Rainbow Free and Equal from Fiji and Lian ...
Last donation 1w ago
$29,452 raised of $32,000
$29,452 raised
Alexandria, VA
TL;DR: Help me pay for gender confirmation surgery. There are a couple of thing...
Last donation 9mos ago
$20,000 raised of $20,000
$20,000 raised
Brooklyn, NY
Hey everyone! My name is Gogo Graham, and I'm a fashion designer and artist liv...
Last donation 4mos ago
$19,350 raised of $18,800
$19,350 raised
Philadelphia, PA
Hello friends! My name is Sav Souza and I am a proud transgender, non-binary, qu...
Last donation 1mo ago
$16,639 raised of $16,000
$16,639 raised
Los Angeles, CA
My name is Patricio Manuel, but most people call me Pat. In the boxing world, I'...
Last donation 1d ago
$13,047 raised of $15,000
$13,047 raised
Chicago, IL
Okay, so let’s talk about my buddy Lucas. Lucas is currently 18 years old, an...
Last donation 4d ago
$9,183 raised of $50,000
$9,183 raised
Brooklyn, NY
i think i first realized i was trans when i was about eleven. i didn’t have th...
Last donation 3d ago
$7,660 raised of $8,000
$7,660 raised
North Hollywood, CA
Before reading this or donating, please consider donating to some of these cause...
Last donation 6d ago
$7,535 raised of $10,000
$7,535 raised
Brooklyn, NY
hey friends, I need help✨ I need funds to recover from an affirming reconstru...
Last donation 6d ago
$7,277 raised of $8,000
$7,277 raised
Brooklyn, NY
Hey Folks! I've got some great news, I've scheduled top surgery for February ...
Last donation 8mos ago
$7,080 raised of $7,000
$7,080 raised
Asheville, NC
Shane is a Black indigenous two spirit trans boi born and raised in NC- and curr...
Last donation 2w ago
$7,000 raised of $8,000
$7,000 raised
Athens, GA
Donation video update: Thank you so much for watching my Queer Eye episode Sky...
Last donation 6d ago
$6,915 raised of $10,000
$6,915 raised
New Orleans, LA
My brother Nick is one of the most genuine, hilarious, and kind people I know. ...
Last donation 1w ago
$6,555 raised of $10,000
$6,555 raised
Saint Paul, MN
Even our strongest and most amazing friends sometimes need help, and that's what...
Last donation 9mos ago
$6,000 raised of $6,000
$6,000 raised
Seattle, WA
TLDR; In case you don't know me or haven't seen my website, I'm a stand-up comed...
Last donation 4mos ago
$5,912 raised of $5,875
$5,912 raised
Hello,  I'm Evan, and as most of you know I am trans. This means I identify as...
Last donation 3w ago
$5,525 raised of $5,500
$5,525 raised
Vancouver , BC
Hello! My name is Julian. I’m a 27-year old trans woman from Vancouver, BC. A ...
Last donation 4mos ago
$5,315 raised of $23,395
$5,315 raised
Los Angeles, CA
Dear Incredible, Empathetic, Gracious Human Being,    First of all, thank yo...
Last donation 11mos ago
$4,940 raised of $6,000
$4,940 raised
Portland, OR
I am a trans woman of Japanese, Okinawan, and Hawaiian ancestry. A little over...
Last donation 1yr ago
$4,810 raised of $4,000
$4,810 raised
Olympia, WA
Hello, I'm Sadie and I'm a 32-year-old transgender woman! 🙂 I want to be able ...
Last donation 10mos ago
$4,615 raised of $7,000
$4,615 raised
Tucson, AZ
Hey Folx! My name is Hamilton, and I'm a Queer, Trans, Black & Latinx non-bi...
Last donation 4d ago
$4,455 raised of $6,000
$4,455 raised
Brooklyn, NY
UPDATE: The initial goal of 3,000 dollars to cover the cost of the surgery itsel...
Last donation 11mos ago
$4,426 raised of $3,600
$4,426 raised
Dallas, TX
hi my loves. so to begin this story i want you to close your eyes & vision t...
Last donation 1w ago
$3,845 raised of $8,500
$3,845 raised
Tucson, AZ
Hello folx, In case we haven’t met, my name is Logan. I am a 22-year-old trans...
Last donation 4mos ago
$3,620 raised of $3,600
$3,620 raised
Mount Pocono, PA
Hey DreamChasers, it's Jacey! Hi, I'm Jacey and I'm a trans, nonbinary artis...
Last donation 2d ago
$3,335 raised of $6,000
$3,335 raised
Columbus, OH
After 4+ years of being on HRT, my partner, Morgan Bonney is going to continue h...
Last donation 2mos ago
$3,171 raised of $4,000
$3,171 raised
Saint Paul, MN
Asking for money never gets any easier...so bare with me. It's been 2 1/2 years ...
Last donation 1w ago
$3,000 raised of $3,000
$3,000 raised
Broomfield, CO
Hi family and friends! In case I haven't shared with you, I wanted to let you ...
Last donation 1yr ago
$2,950 raised of $4,000
$2,950 raised
Minneapolis, MN
Hi, my name is Hayden Bui, and I am a 27 year old first generation trans/queer...
Last donation 4mos ago
$2,804 raised of $2,500
$2,804 raised
San Francisco, CA
Hi Everyone! Many of you are already pretty up to date on what's going on in my ...
Last donation 1yr ago
$2,747 raised of $5,000
$2,747 raised
Seattle, WA
Who is Skye Cyr? Skye Cyr is a queer, trans, nonbinary person. Skye is a remark...
Last donation 2w ago
$2,700 raised of $10,000
$2,700 raised
Chicago, IL
17 years ago, I came out as trans.  Nearly six years ago, I finally started tak...
Last donation 4mos ago
$2,678 raised of $9,900
$2,678 raised
Plainfield, NJ
Hey, all, I’m Shaun. I’m a 18-year-old trans guy who was born in the wrong b...
Last donation 9mos ago
$2,540 raised of $10,000
$2,540 raised
Los Angeles, CA
Dearest Friends and Family!  I am really excited to announce that I will be ...
Last donation 1yr ago
$2,500 raised of $2,500
$2,500 raised
Berkeley, CA
Hi! My name is Micah and I am transgender, female to male. As a big breasted per...
Last donation 2w ago
$2,480 raised of $15,000
$2,480 raised
Hawley, PA
Being transgender and living in North Eastern Pennsylvania is tough. There aren'...
Last donation 1yr ago
$2,407 raised of $5,000
$2,407 raised
Chicago, IL
Frankie is a 23 y/o trans girl artist currently based in Chicago, IL, and the fo...
Last donation 10mos ago
$2,385 raised of $4,000
$2,385 raised
Chicago, IL
Hey y’all! I’m eagerly taking the next steps within my personal journey of t...
Last donation 1d ago
$2,382 raised of $20,000
$2,382 raised
San Diego, CA
Hey! I'm Claire Russell. I'm a queer trans woman from San Diego who does elect...
Last donation 8mos ago
$2,305 raised of $3,000
$2,305 raised
Boston, MA
Hi Friends! My name is Leo (he/him/his & they/them/theirs), and I am fun...
Last donation 6mos ago
$2,130 raised of $2,500
$2,130 raised
Charleston, SC
I'm a trans man and have been on HRT (hormone replacement therapy) for a year an...
Last donation 8mos ago
$2,070 raised of $8,000
$2,070 raised
Bentley, WA
My name is Silas and I'm a transgender man living in Australia. I am raising fun...
Last donation 1mo ago
$2,054 raised of $2,500
$2,054 raised
Hollywood, FL
My name is Adrian Elliot Bayon and I am a TransMan. Coming out was something tha...
Last donation 4mos ago
$1,850 raised of $6,000
$1,850 raised
London, Greater London, United Kingdom
Thank you so much for viewing this fundraiser to Support Tschan.  We really...
Last donation 10mos ago
£1,785 raised of $3,750
£1,785 raised
Edgware, Greater London, United Kingdom
Hi friends. I have like... a lot of guilt asking for people to donate to me. I...
Last donation 2w ago
£1,781 raised of $7,000
£1,781 raised
Chicago, IL
It’s time to get something off my chest.... and that’s exactly what I plan t...
Last donation 1w ago
$1,743 raised of $10,000
$1,743 raised
Fort Worth, TX
Hey everyone; thank you for taking a moment of your time to read about a situati...
Last donation 11mos ago
$1,720 raised of $5,000
$1,720 raised
Bloomington, IN
My name is Molly and I am transgender. I didn’t have the chance to start my tr...
Last donation 8mos ago
$1,660 raised of $6,350
$1,660 raised
Boca Raton, FL
Hello all! My name is B! I'm 18 years old and identify as genderqueer (non-binar...
Last donation 4mos ago
$1,483 raised of $1,500
$1,483 raised
San Antonio, TX
Hello friends, family, and kind strangers! If you don't already know me, hi, my...
Last donation 1w ago
$1,410 raised of $4,995
$1,410 raised
Philadelphia, PA
Hey Everyone!  As you may know, I made the decision to transition during this ...
Last donation 1w ago
$925 raised of $7,500
$925 raised
Seattle, WA
Hi, I'm Haven. For those of you who don't know me, I'm a queer, nonbinary tran...
Last donation 1w ago
$905 raised of $6,000
$905 raised
Burlington, VT
Hi, I'm October, and I'm a genderqueer/trans woman living in Vermont. Whilst I'm...
Last donation 6d ago
$685 raised of $20,000
$685 raised
Winston Salem, NC
Please consider contributing to the "Outreach Against LGBTQIA This campaign wa...
Last donation 6d ago
$500 raised of $6,000
$500 raised
Oakdale, MN
Hi, my name is Isaac Heng and I am a 20 years old transgender man. I was born as...
Last donation 8mos ago
$360 raised of $6,000
$360 raised
Gold Beach, OR
Hey Everyone! My Name is Athena and I am a 28-year-old transgender woman curre...
Last donation 5mos ago
$346 raised of $40,000
$346 raised
Tifton, GA
I am FTM transgender. I am wanting top surgery so that I can have the chest I sh...
Last donation 6mos ago
$245 raised of $12,000
$245 raised
Humble, TX
This is my amazing husband, Edreih. He is a cat loving, bed hogging, video game-...
Last donation 6mos ago
$195 raised of $6,700
$195 raised
Iowa City, IA
Hello everyone! My name is Erin Murphy and I am a 32-year-old nonbinary genderq...
Last donation 3w ago
$182 raised of $8,500
$182 raised
Harrisburg, NC
Hello my name is Max. I am 17 and trans. I am very proud of who I am. This year ...
Last donation 2mos ago
$180 raised of $9,000
$180 raised
Springfield, MO
Crowdfunding is a scary thing because you never know how it’ll be perceived. B...
Last donation 5d ago
$135 raised of $6,300
$135 raised
Oklahoma City, OK
I’m raising money for top surgery, because I know I won’t be able to save th...
Last donation 5mos ago
$20 raised of $6,500
$20 raised
Wichita, KS
Above photo: Starting to wake up from the first repair surgery. Above photo: h...
$0 raised of $29,000
$0 raised
Jacksonville, FL
My name is Aster Herron and I'm an 18 year old trans girl. Ever since I was abou...
$0 raised of $1,850
$0 raised

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