LGBTQ Youth

Investing in the future leaders of North Carolina is central to how Equality NC dedicates our time, energy and resources.

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Equality Works

A statewide resource for businesses ranging from Fortune 500 companies to smaller, local enterprises who understand the economic and social benefits of diversity, inclusion, equity and belonging.

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What do we love most about working at Equality NC? The dedicated supporters and volunteers who tirelessly fight for Equality and never give up. Join us!

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RYE Fellows

RYE Fellows

Our Rural Youth Empowerment (RYE) Fellowship is a year-long mentorship and training program for LGBTQ young people in rural areas of North Carolina. The program supports RYE Fellows to successfully execute a social justice project serving rural communities while developing leadership skills.

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Why Support Equality NC Foundation

Why Support
Equality NC Foundation

Our organization works all across the state of North Carolina to create sustained impact in the lives of marginalized folks. By supporting the Equality NC Foundation, you'll help reach LGBTQ folks from the mountains to the coast — and everywhere in between.

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Recent News

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

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

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State of Equality: ENC November Newsletter

State of Equality: ENC November Newsletter

In this edition of State of Equality: Election Results, RYE Fellowship Culminating Events, Open Enrollment and more!

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