Transgender and LGBA Queer Organization engaged from the margins embraced in love, Rainbow Community Cares. A 501(c)(3) working with you for community health and wellbeing.

Report Violence: If you or someone you know is threatened or hurt because of their gender expression, gender identity or sexual orientation, we can help. Click here for more.


Celebrate in untraditional ways with ceremonies crafted to meet your individual expression of life passages and transitions.

Reverend J offers support to transgender, bisexual, lesbian, gay, queer and questioning people, their family and friends in times of change and transition striving for full  human expression.  

Ongoing efforts at reconciliation include a monthly Affirming Faith Forum held at the LGBT Center of Raleigh on the fourth Friday of the month at 6:30. More information is available here.


Kat Rands, board member, gave a speech at Elon University on Trangender Day of Remembrance 2012. Read it here.

Remarks by Evan Lawrence, board member, at the Capital District Transgender Day of Remembrance, First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany, NY, Nov. 20, 2012

Last night (11/06/2012) we saw a step forward toward equality for our country! We can take note of the historic significance of the event for the Persons of Color (POC) community and the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ) community, which intersect in so many profound ways. Read more here.

OutRaleigh Clergy Calls For Investigation Of Allegations Against Word of Faith Fellowship Members Of Assault and Stalking; Stands for Respect for Human Dignity

OutRaleigh Invocation 5/5/2012     In Spanish

OutRaleigh Clergy Denounces North Carolina Pastor’s Call for Confinement and Death of “Lesbian, Queers and Homosexuals”; Stands for Respect for Human Dignity

Earth Day Musing by Evan Lawrence

NCAVP Endorses National Sexual Assault Awareness Month; Calls for End to LGBTQH Sexual Assault

Rainbow Community Cares stands in solidarity with LGBT Center at Montclair State University and condemns hate violence messaging.

Rainbow Community Cares Denounces Advertisement Supporting Violence Against LGBTQ People