The Metropolitan Community Church (MCC) is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. … As someone who has been part of that growth for the last 40 years, Rev. Paul Whiting has witnessed many of the important events in LGBTQ history since the 1980s.
Wedgewood Church received community outpouring after vandalism, St. John’s Baptist Church will honor George Williamson, Hildreth has put in a bid for County Commission, Charlotte Pride Band is having a concert, Condom Courture hits the runway, MCC Charlotte has a new pastor and William Ivey Long is being honored with a musical tribute.
Janice Covington Allison had bid for the North Carolina Democratic Party chair position, MCC Charlotte will hold a MLK service, an inmate has filed suit against a Mecklenburg sheriff, Queen City Theatre Company is staging a comedy production, Campus Pride is moving, Create-ster received a NGLCC company certification, Lupie’s has closed its Huntersville location.
Teens helped spruce things up at the House of Mercy, the Freedom Center for Social Justice is on deadline for job applicants, dance lessons are going to be taught at L4, an artist exhibit against HB2 will be held at The McColl Center, the Flourish! arts celebration is slated for the first day of Charlotte Pride, the Gay Men’s Chorus of Charlotte serenaded at SouthPark Mall, Charlotte Roller Girls kick of a new season, One Voice Chorus performed at the GALA closing ceremony and MCC Charlotte has lots of social action projects
MeckPAC is now a statewide political action committee, Time Out Youth Center has hired a new therapist, Blumenthal’s affinity group is set for a party, MCC Charlotte will install a new pastor, Freedom Center for Social Justice is seeking volunteers and a protest was held during the recent gubernatorial debate.