Charlotte: Lend a hand for equality

News Notes: Carolinas

by Lainey Millen  Special Assignments
Published: June 25, 2011 in Carolinas News Notes

CHARLOTTE — The LGBT Community Center has partnered with Equality NC and are currently seeking volunteers to assist in stopping the passage of the anti-LGBT amendment.

There are a wide variety of opportunities for everyone. Training and a buddy system is provided at each event. For more information, email Jess at

In other news, The Music Factory has teamed up with Mercedes Benz of South Charlotte Sprinter to offer free shuttle service between Uptown and the center property. This should make it easier for those who wish to visit the center or attend or participate in events there. Schedule is Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, 6:30 p.m.-2:30 a.m., running every 15 minutes from Trade St. and Church St., the Epicenter and Holiday Inn Uptown. Visit to learn more.