Cape Fear Artists!

Posted February 28th, 2021 in Events ,Important!.

Hi all! Please check out the flyer attached for more details about the artwork exhibit sponsored by us and the NC Maritime Museum at Southport! Artwork will be submitted via online, the last day to enter is May 1st. A link will be provided once created so keep an eye out. Other than this, it […]

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Walk with Pride

Posted February 26th, 2021 in Events ,Important!.

Please feel free to reach out to jakr@frankharrfoundation.org if you have any questions about these upcoming events.                    

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Help NC Provide Nondiscrimination Protections!

Posted February 10th, 2021 in Important!.

Hi all! In North Carolina, LGBTQ people are vulnerable to discrimination in core areas of life, including employment, housing, healthcare settings, and public spaces like restaurants and stores. That’s because of a lack of comprehensive nondiscrimination protections at the state and federal level – and because of HB142, which for years prohibited cities and towns […]

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Resiliency Task Force Workshops!

Posted February 9th, 2021 in Events.

  Join a host of current Wilmingtonians’ to have a conversation about addressing equity. Hosts will will include Franchon Francees, Brittany Patterson, Victoria Velazco, Jamie Washington, and Suzanne Wertman. Click the photo, or here, to register for the day that works best for you!

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Resource Updates!

Posted February 7th, 2021 in Important!.

Hello all, Over the past few months it has come to our attention that our resources page could benefit from a few more crucial connections. While we do have a good basis of local resources we have decided to add a few that anyone, anywhere could use! This includes The Trevor Project, Trans Lifeline, LGBT […]

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COVID Vaccination Updates!

Posted January 31st, 2021 in Important!.

Please read the following to sign up for updates regarding the COVID-19 vaccine or more information for scheduling to get your vaccine! Currently, New Hanover County is administering vaccines to Group 2. Vaccination Appointments (Get Your Spot) New Hanover County Public Health will notify the public once more vaccines have been received and can be […]

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Alan Turing

Posted September 30th, 2020 in LGBTQ+ History Blog ,News.

Alan Turing By: Jak Rogers DOB: June 23rd, 1912 – June 7th, 1954; age 41. The name Alan Turing is hopefully one already in your vocabulary, but if not please keep reading! Alan Turing was one of two boys born in England from the father of a member of the Indian Civil Service; he met his […]

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Streaming of RACE – The Power of an Illusion

Posted September 26th, 2020 in Important! ,News.

Hello all! The Frank Harr Foundation would like to invite you to a virtual screening of a powerful film titled Race – The Power of an Illusion. There is a quick synopsis below and if you would like you can find a snippet of the film at this link. Race is cultural not biological – […]

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BLM Statement

Posted September 25th, 2020 in News.

This statement comes from our board towards the Black Lives Matter movement. An updated more personal statement regarding current BLM issues will be uploaded shortly. In the meantime, we hope that this statement provides some clarity on where The Frank Harr Foundation stands.  

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Florence Nightingale

Posted September 16th, 2020 in LGBT history blog posts ,News.

By: Jak Rogers DOB: May 12th, 1820 – August 13th, 1910; age 90. Florence Nightingale is a name that should sound familiar and I guarantee that it is not because of her sexuality. Many would remember her pioneering in public health or her advancements in nursing that make the profession what it is today. Through […]

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