EDUCATING AND EMPOWERING MY SISTERS IN MY COMMUNITY
The McKenzie Project aims to uplift Black transgender and nonbinary individuals ages 18 and up in the South Florida area, especially those who are experiencing homelessness and engaging in survival sex work. Our goals are to live, learn and participate in building community and centering spaces by and for Black and Brown transgender women and to promote entrepreneurship and innovation for us to become self-sufficient and flourish.
MEET JASMINE MCKENZIE
Jasmine McKenzie, also known as Sah’fari Ebony, was born in Miami, Florida. She is a Black transgender woman who is committed to changing the community by making sure other Black and Brown transgender women have a safe and amazing future and fighting for equity for women of color in the South. She currently works at Arianna's Center as the Prevention and Outreach coordinator. Ms. McKenzie is also a passionate and active member of the South Florida Ballroom community and serves as the Mother of The Iconic House of Ebony. In her spare time-Jasmine enjoys designing pageant wear, Avant Garde hair art, and in 2016 she established her own business, Color N Raw, which is patronized by the ballroom and inner city community.
Beauty and Cosmetics
Name and Gender Marker change and Advocacy
Our mission is to ensure the complete satisfaction and well-being of our ladies, to manufacture high performance cosmetics, and to promote innovation, maximum efficiency, competitiveness and social responsibility. This course is a non-judgemental zone and free to be who you desire to be space. We aim to be recognized as always trying to reach a compromise between one's beauty and well-being. Conceived to embrace transgender women in the South Florida and surrounding areas.
We commit to develop as an empowered, professional team through shared knowledge and communication. We encourage professionalism, seek team involvement and creativity, and respect others and their ideas. We strive to provide quality administrative support and to maintain high standards of excellence.
Advocating for equitable public policies affecting transgender women and the non-binary community. For equitable public policies, free legal assistance to Transgender Women and Non-Binary individuals.