OMC Transform are stories of support and experiences directed to impact the Trans community offering hope and empowerment. These campaigns offer testimonials from Trans people as they share intimate stories of the challenges which they face during the steps of their transition, discrimination, transphobia and other biases and hate but more so the experiences and values of living in their absolute truths.
The 2011 Hate Violence Report from the National Coalition of Anti-Violence Projects shows anti-LGBT hate crime murders increased 11% from 2010, in which 27 murders occurred, to 2011, in which 30 murders occurred. Of the victims murdered, 87% were people of color, and 40% were transgender women. Transgender people of color were also 28% more likely to experience physical violence compared to people who were not transgender people of color. Transgender people of color were also 28% more likely to experience physical violence compared to people who were not transgender people of color.