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It Gets Better” vigil presenters

Posted on 11 Oct 2010 by Desiree Kane

Matt Comer of InterstateQ.com was kind enough to send me this list of orgs presenting at tonight’s vigil. Thanks Matt!

Campus Pride (www.campuspride.org)

Gay Men’s Chorus of Charlotte (www.gmccharlotte.org)

Holy Covenant United Church of Christ (www.holycovenantucc.org)

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church (http://www.htlccharlotte.org/)

One Voice Chorus (www.onevoicechorus.com)

Pride JWU Charlotte (www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=2201563318)

Queer Rising QC (www.facebook.com/qrisingqc)

St. Martin’s Episcopal Church (http://www.stmartins-charlotte.org/)

Sean’s Last Wish (www.seanslastwish.org)

Time Out Youth (www.timeoutyouth.org)

UNC-Charlotte PRIDE (www.sco.uncc.edu/pride/)

Let Love Reign, one of the non-profits I’m involved with, will be there representing also (but not presenting).

Who else is coming? Please let us know in the comments!


  1. Avatar of Matt Comer
    Matt Comer 11 Oct 2010 at 5:36 PM

    Another group, Lesbian & Gay Community Center of Charlotte is also a group helping to present/sponsor the event.

    The exact list of speakers was released this morning via media advisory:

    - Mecklenburg County Commission Chair Jennifer Roberts
    – Brandon G. Major, Board chair, Time Out Youth
    LGBT young people Loan Tran, Ean Woods and Gonzalo Agudelo
    – Elke Kennedy, mother of 2007 hate crime victim Sean Kennedy
    – The Rev. Lawrence Womack, Associate Rector, St. Martin’s Episcopal Church
    – Dr. Erica Lennon, Staff psychologist, UNC-Charlotte
    – Sung performance by One Voice Chorus and Gay Men’s Chorus of Charlotte