black mama: ENDANGERED

In partnership with Hannah Hasan and the Epoch Tribe, CRAN (Charlotte Reproductive Action Network) is proud to announce Black Mama: ENDANGERED, a live storytelling event on black women’s reproductive rights and experiences with the United States’ healthcare system. black mama: ENDANGEREDOct 19, 2019 |  NoonUNCC Student Union 340 DE Nationally, black women are four times more likely […]

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March to Movement

Charlotte Women’s March (CWM) is Rebranding and We Need Your Help As we march forward into 2020, Charlotte Women’s March (CWM) is changing our name and logo to better reflect who we are. CWM was started in February 2017 when local Charlotte women gathered with energy and passion, determined to harness our anger and concern […]

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Civics 101

The League of Women Voters of Charlotte Mecklenburg invites you to register for 2019 Civics 101 23 YEARS OF CITIZEN AWARENESS AND EDUCATION Much has changed in the last twenty plus years, but one requirement has remained constant – the importance of citizen engagement in local government. Whether newly arrived to Charlotte Mecklenburg or a […]

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AIR Court Observer Project Training

Advocates for Immigrant Rights (AIR) Court Observer Project Training Saturday, August 24 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. First United Methodist Church 501 N. Tryon Street Come Join Us! Click here to sign up for the training! Charlotte has one of the lowest asylum grant rates in the nation. Stories from the Court Observers are showing […]

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MAP (Migrant Assistance Project)

How can I help? Many of you asked this question after the Trump V. Immigration discussion last week. If you are so inclined we are passing along one small link to a local group that has been assisting the asylum seekers as they pass through Charlotte. Check the CWM website for more information about the […]

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City Council Could Vote on Resolution

Charlotte leaders condemn racism they saw in Greenville: ‘We will not tolerate it’ by Jim Morrill, Charlotte Observer, July 19, 2019 Leaders of the city that will host next year’s Republican National Convention are rebuking what the mayor called “racist . . . xenophobic hate speech” at President Donald Trump’s North Carolina rally. Charlotte Mayor […]

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Trump vs Immigration

Panel Discussion Thursday, July 18, 2019 6:30-8:00 pm At International House 1817 Central Ave, Charlotte, NC Want to be able to respond knowledgeably when a discussion about immigration breaks out?  Want to know more about the local and global effects of this administration’s policy changes and the other steps  they’ve taken?  Join our engaged discussion […]

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Stop NC House Bill 370

Stop HB370, A Request for Support As many of you may be aware, the legislative proposal House Bill 370 – that would require NC sheriffs to cooperate with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) – has made large strides in the past few months within the General Assembly. In the next few days and weeks, we expect the […]

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A Letter from the President

A letter from the co-president of CWM, Laura Meier: As the Charlotte Women’s March movement trudges along, so do the issues and the politics. I want to take a moment to update you on where we have been, where we are now, and where we are going.     We ended 2018 with a celebration […]

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Local Initiatives Support Corporation

Please join us for a presentation and discussion June 27th Keynote Speaker Ralphine Caldwell Executive Director of LISC Charlotte 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Jubilee Hall Myers Park United Methodist Church 1501 Queens Rd, Charlotte, NC 28207 Topics for the evening: What is the LISC (Local Initiatives Support Corporation)? How will they help manage $50M […]

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