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Jan 17, 2020

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Through Service

Join us in service opportunities across the state of North Carolina.

Jan 2, 2020

19 People of 2019: Kanautica Zayre-Brown

Indy Week honors Kanautica as one of their 19 most influential people of 2019.

Dec 13, 2019

The Fight Continues for Equality North Carolina

Equality North Carolina's December article for QNotes.

Dec 6, 2019

Equality North Carolina Responds To “Fairness For All Act”

The bill purports to bridge the gap between LGBTQ rights groups and the conservative, religious right.

Dec 4, 2019

Ames Simmons discuses a decade of change with The Daily Tar Heel

Policy Director Ames Simmons reflects on a decade of change of the LGBTQ community and the idea of bars as safe spaces.

Nov 21, 2019

North Carolina cities fall below national average in LGBTQ equality, study says

Policy Director Ames Simmons spoke with ABC 11 about survey findings surrounding LGBTQ life across North Carolina.

Nov 20, 2019

#40DaysOfGiving -- Week Three

We're rounding out our 40th anniversary year with 40 days of fun, prizes events and more!

Nov 18, 2019

A New Era For Equality North Carolina

Through this new partnership with QNotes, we’ll bring you monthly news highlighting the work of ENC and issues that matter to LGBTQ North Carolinians both locally and nationally.

Nov 14, 2019

North Carolina Transgender Day of Remembrance Vigils

LGBTQ groups are holding vigils and services across the state.

Nov 11, 2019

Will you be part of our candidate endorsement process?

We're building out regional committees in each part of the state in order to localize these races in the most thorough way possible.

Nov 11, 2019

Transgender woman was asked for ID to vote in Mecklenburg. Why activists are worried.

“I think it’s a real risk that trans people will hear about this and think, ‘I don’t want to be turned away from the polls when I go to vote. Sometimes, trans people are harassed — it’s not just that they’re turned away.” --ENC Policy Director Ames Simmons

Nov 7, 2019

State of Equality: ENC November Newsletter

Your monthly newsletter about all things LGBTQ in North Carolina.

Nov 4, 2019

It's Time To #GetCovered!

Open Enrollment runs through Dec. 15. If you do not enroll during this time, you may be locked out of health insurance until 2021.

Oct 25, 2019

SCOTUS to rule on workplace LGBTQ+ discrimination, but where does North Carolina stand?

Policy Director Ames Simmons spoke with The Daily Tar Heel about the state-level implications for the three SCOTUS cases about LGBTQ workplace discrimination.

Oct 19, 2019

ENC Endorses Initiative To Help Our LGBTQ Seniors

SAGE and the Human Rights Campaign Foundation have created the the Long-term Care Equality Index (LEI).

Oct 3, 2019

State of Equality: ENC October Newsletter

Our monthly newsletter keeping you updated on LGBTQ life in North Carolina and the work of Equality NC.

Sep 27, 2019

Equality NC, the Country’s Oldest Statewide LGBTQ Rights Organization, at 40

For their Pride issue, INDY composed an oral history of Eqaulity North Carolina from our earliest days until now.

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