East Carolina University (ECU) held a ribbon cutting and open house for the newly named Dr. Jesse R. Peel LGBTQ Center. It became the largest center of its kind in the University of North Carolina system.
October across the U.S. is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. During this time, communities bring out the pink as participants take to the streets to walk or run to bring awareness to the disease that affects primarily women, and more rarely, men too.
The North Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles denied a lesbian’s custom license plate request before finally relenting and approving it Wednesday. The action is the latest in the state department’s longstanding practice of denying a wide range of LGBTQ-themed custom messages.
The NC AIDS Action Network has announced that it will conduct regional advocacy trainings, ACLU of North Carolina will hold its annual meeting on May 20, Savannah Pride will hold its inaugural Mermaid Fest from March 23-24 and North Carolina AIDS Action Network has been awarded a grant.