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✦ emergency release fund raffle fundraiser ✦

Nyxturna + a group of fellow artists/makers are raising money for the Emergency Release Fund (@emergency_release_fund), an amazing and important organization! Read below for how to enter, the artist donations, and the Emergency Release Fund. About the Emergency Release Fund : “Trans people face dramatically elevated risk of harm or death in pre-trial detention. Because of systemic discrimination and criminalization that pushes them to the margins of society, trans people are less eligible for pre-trial release under existing programs. They are more likely to be assaulted in jail and less likely to get out, a lethal combination.The mission of the Emergency Release Fund is to ensure that no trans person at risk in New York City jails remains in detention before trial. If ​cash bail is set...

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