Category: News

Transgender and Gender Diverse Organisation

Prevention and Combating of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill – Press Statement

On behalf of Be True 2 Me, we would like to extend our sincere gratitude to the National Assembly for passing the Prevention and Combating of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill. This is a significant step towards creating a more inclusive and tolerant society in South Africa. We would like to express our appreciation…
Read more

Response to Crisis in South Africa from Unrest and riots

17 July 2021 Be True 2 Me is committed to supporting the Transgender and gender diverse community in South Africa. This initiative is primarily in response to the community affected by the riots in KZN and parts of Gauteng during the past week. We are looking at providing care packs to the community in these…
Read more

Social Media

BT2M is seeking the services of a Social Media [SM] Apprentice / Intern to support the management team to increase our social media footprint and touchpoints within our community.


This is a quick update relating to the session we had this morning, 21 September 2020, on where we are at with the DHA


We have received an official communications from the Dept of Home Affairs on service offered in level 2 and also inviting us to engage with him regarding issues the Transgender and Gender diverse community are facing with DHA


An open letter to the Minister of Home Affairs Hon. P.A. Motsoaledi, The Presidency of the Republic of South Africa, the NCCC, and all representatives of the Department of Home Affairs

Weekly Virtual Support Groups

Be True 2 Me weekly support gro

Reading Material

The original intent with this list was to give a super-brief introduction to some different perspectives on the experience of gender, and the trans life experience. The ultimate target was brevity rather than a comprehensive list, and NO CLAIM AT ALL is made to appropriately represent even a representative cross-section of life experience. Excellent recommendations…
Read more

Guest Speakers

The following confirmed guest speakers during SA Lockdown for #Coronavirus #Covid19 are: