The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) has announced that the 17th annual HRC North Carolina Gala is returning to Charlotte in 2012 after being held in Raleigh for two years. The event is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012 and will be held at the Charlotte Convention Center.
HRC North Carolina Gala organizers have put their planning into full swing. On Sept. 13, HRC supporters and community members gathered for a special kick-off event at the Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture.
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Nayya Bey (l-r), Nakia Savage and Starr Gordon were among those celebrating the return of the HRC NC Gala to Charlotte recently at the kick-off event at the Harvey B. Gantt Center in Charlotte.
HRC NC Gala 2012 dinner co-chairs Rich Hurley (l-r), Cherie Green and Dan Mauney celebrate the return of the gala to Charlotte.
Scott Bishop, HRC Board of Governors member (l-r); Dan Mauney, HRC NC 2012 Gala dinner co-chair and NC Gala steering committee member Charles Gardner celebrate at the Harvey B. Gantt Center in Charlotte.
Photos courtesy Rachel Sutherland Communications