Who We Are

NC Women United (NCWU) is a coalition of progressive organizations and individuals working to achieve the full political, social, and economic equality of all women across North Carolina. NCWU works to build women’s power through grassroots activism, community organizing, legislative advocacy, and engagement in the political process. Learn more


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Women Bring Their Voices to the Policy Table – Women’s Moral Monday 2015

If you’ve been following the 2015 NC General Assembly “long session“…..well, you may not be very happy with what you’ve seen coming from our state legislative body these days. State-sanctioned discrimination is now the law of the land (and the legislators really wanted that one); and the Governor, again, signed into law additional restrictions on access […]


The NC Moral Monday Movement Turns Two…..

And NCWU was there to commemorate, and celebrate, what we’ve helped build here in North Carolina since that first group of clergy was arrested for civil disobedience at the NC General Assembly on April 29, 2013. If you had told us then that the North Carolina progressive community would have been able to hold large […]


NC Women – Changing the Narrative

Thanks to everyone who came out to our Women’s Advocacy Day this past week! It was great to see you all there, seasoned advocacy day supporters and first-time citizen lobbyists alike. We hope you gained some new skills, information and networks you can continue to use as the session marches forward, and we all commit […]


Will You Bring Your Voice to the NCGA on Women’s Advocacy Day? Some Tips

Many of you have said you will be joining us at Women’s Advocacy Day in Raleigh this Tuesday, April 21 to bring your voices to the NC General Assembly and to the policy table. Thank you! Your voices and experiences are vital to developing the society we want to see, one in which we all have […]

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NC Women United Statement on Playing Politics with the Lives of Human Trafficking Victims

We were proud to stand with members NARAL Pro-Choice NC and NC NOW yesterday to take a stand on what true support for victims of human trafficking looks like – an offering of non-judgmental programs and services based on the needs of the survivors, not the ideology of those providing the support.  While the faith […]