Easy action to help Expand Medicaid in NC (June 2019)

Do this and be part of something bigger (From Coalition on health care in NC):
Make a sign telling your lawmaker why Health Care Can’t Wait. Snap a selfie holding your sign. Email it to healthactionnc@gmail.com to be included in a slideshow showcasing the actions across the state to push out on social media. Please include your location in the email.

NC NOW Newsletter Available – January/February/March 2019

The January, February and March 2019 newsletter is available. January and February have been a whirlwind of activity – 6 women’s marches around the state, getting people to other marches, NC NOW’s annual pro-choice signature ad, and organizing other events and advocacy days. Also, strong reactions to administration activities and lawmakers.

DV Town Hall Opens Wider Discussion of Problem, 2/18/19

Big domestic violence (DV) situation in western North Carolina makes people realize how little they know about what DV victims face. NC NOW (National Organization for Women), SAFE Transylvania, and Progress NC have come together to bring community awareness to this very real problem.

2019 Women’s Marches in NC

2019 Women’s March plans around NC. 4 marches and a bus! Dates vary but all are in January. Allows you opportunities to attend one or more of the women’s marches.

Rally to Stop Kavanaugh, Urge Senator Tillis to Vote NO

Press conference set up around the state at three of Senator Thom Tillis’ offices – Raleigh, High Point and Charlotte. NC NOW leaders speaking at all three. Here are the details for the Raleigh event.

Media Advisory: Stop Kavanaugh 2, 9/11/18, in Raleigh

Read about next #StopKavanaugh rally at Senator Thom Tillis’ office in Raleigh, including the media advisory. See pictures of some of our sheroes and heroes who went to protest and got arrested at the confirmation hearings. Some got arrested multiple times!

Stop Kavanaugh Events Around NC – starting 9/4/18

Events around the state starting 9/4/18, timed with the start of confirmation hearings of Judge Brett Kavanaugh for US Supreme Court. Kavanaugh is an extremist and would be devastating to all kinds of people and the environment. Link to action as well.

Town Halls Around NC – #SaveRoe and #SaveSCOTUS – August 2018

Many concerned organizations are working together on town hall meetings around the state, each with a panels of experts on topics of Supreme Court Of The United States (SCOTUS) and protecting the Roe v Wade decision which has given women control over their own bodies with regard to reproductive decisions since 1973. Information on two complete town halls, and on the upcoming ones.

Action: Stop #SCOTUS Nomination – Save Roe, Save America!

Senator Thom Tillis is sending out emails asking constituents to sign a petition in support of #SCOTUS nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh! Read more about Kavanaugh and take action here.