Activist Kin Folkz creates a space for queer artists to thrive and heal
The East Bay Queer Healing Arts Center is a space in Oakland where queer artists’ work thrives and serves as a form of medicine. Since its launch Kin’s center has also given free food and financial support to members of the community, and offered skills-development workshops. Kin Folkz has been a queer activist for decades. They were bestowed the honor of SF Pride Grand Marshall in 2018 and they were featured in the award-winning documentary “State of Pride.”
Visit the center's website to check out all of the great events and services they offer.
This interview was produced with help from Porfirio Rangel.