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Print Edition 2017-10-06 – Page 2 – QNotes

‘I want to be heard in my healthcare’

Guest Commentary

I want my healthcare delivered to me to be personal, derived specifically for me and the exact opposite of community-wide healthcare. I don’t want to be a statistic anymore, and I couldn’t care less in what risk pool I’ve previously been placed or grouped.

Coastal: Film crowdfunding effort underway

Carolinas News Notes

An Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign is under way to fund a documentary, “The Park View Project,” on Talana Quay Kreeger’s story so that larger audiences can learn about her tragic life, Encore reported.

Triad: Center Gala, Alamance Pride, Drag Bingo, MCC Gathering, Guilford Rebranding

Carolinas News Notes

North Star LGBTQ Community Center will hold its Good Company Gala on Nov. 8, Alamance Pride will be held on Oct. 7, Drag Queen Bingo will be held on Oct. 21, Metropolitan Community Church of Winston-Salem, 4105 Patsy Dr., is hosting The Carolinas and Tennessee Network’s 2017 Network Gathering from Nov. 10-11 and the Guilford Green Foundation has announced that it has rebranded itself complete with a new logo and a relaunched website.

Western: Transgender Teen, Halloween Dance, Alliance Potluck

Carolinas News Notes

Transgender youth activist Rory Philbrick was the feature in a September issue of The Huffington Post, the Asheville Lesbian Social Club will hold a Halloween women’s dance on Oct. 21 and the Diversity Alliance of Asheville will hold a welcome newcomers’ potluck on Oct. 28.