Tucson transgender week

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This week marks Tucson's 5th Annual Transgender Awareness Week.

On Monday things kicked-off with the "Made for Flight" project at the U of A Mall The project remembers and celebrates the lives of transgender people murdered this past year.

"We wanted to do events leading up to, the vigil being the last and final event and getting awarness out so that information about transgender people and the violence that affects them and our lives out into the community," said T.C. Tolbert, Creator of "Made for Flight."

The week will end on saturday with the 12th Annual International Transgender Day of Remembrance.