August 28, 2009
There are several events you can attend to show your support for comprehensive health care reform. We encourage our readers to find and attend a health care action near you because health care can’t wait.
This Saturday, August 29, four rallies will be held across North Carolina to demonstrate public support for health insurance reform.
Next week SEANC will hold two more town halls, one in Creedmoor on Monday and another in Raleigh on Tuesday.
Organizing for America will make a stop in Raleigh on Thursday for its national health care bus tour before heading back to Washington, DC.
Raleigh Health Care Can’t Wait Rally (8/29)
When: Saturday, August 29 from 10 am to 11:30 am
Where: State Capitol Building (south side)
Get the flyer for this event (PDF).
Sponsored by the NC NAACP, NC Health Care for America Now (HCAN), and by HK on J partners. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 919-856-2169 or call NC Fair Share toll-free at 1-866-302-0031 for more information.
Asheville Health Care Can’t Wait Rally (8/29)
When: Saturday, August 29 from 10 am to 12 noon
Where: Pritchard Park (College St and Patton Ave, Asheville, NC)
Sponsored by Life O’Mike and the NC Justice Center. Contact Leslie Boyd at 828-243-6712 for more information.
Greenville Health Care Can’t Wait Rally (8/29)
When: Saturday, August 29, 10 am to 11:00 am
Where: Corner of Charles Blvd and Greenville Blvd, Greenville, NC
Sponsored by the Pitt County Health Care Coalition, the Pitt County Coalition Against Racism, and the NC Justice Center. Contact Frank at 252-327-8843 for more information.
Charlotte Health Care Can’t Wait Rally (8/29)
When: Saturday, August 29 from 3:30 to 6:30 pm
Where: Greater Mount Sinai Baptist Church, 1243 West Blvd, Charlotte, NC
Sponsored by Interested Citizens, Democracy NC, and the NC Justice Center. Contact Gautami Desai at 704-779-9250 or email@example.com for more information.
SEANC Town Hall on Health Care in Creedmoor (8/31)
6:30 PM in Creedmoor – SEANC Town Hall – Vance-Granville Community College South Campus, 1547 S. Campus Dr., Creedmoor, NC.
SEANC Town Hall on Health Care in Raleigh (9/1)
6:30 PM in Raleigh – SEANC Town Hall – Martin St. Baptist Church, 1001 E. Martin St., Raleigh, NC.
OFA Health Care Reform Bus Tour Stops in Raleigh (9/3)
Join political, community and grass roots leaders from across the state as we rally together in support for health insurance reform. We’ll welcome the Organizing for America bus as it makes its final stop before heading back to Washington, DC.
5:00 PM in Raleigh – Wake Med North Healthplex, 1000 Falls of Neuse Rd, Raleigh, NC. For more information, contact Jonathan Bray at 202-215-1406.
Let’s make our message heard loud and clear: North Carolinians want Health Care for America Now!