MEDIA RELEASE: Statewide pro-health care rallies spring up in Asheville, Charlotte, Greenville and Raleigh

MEDIA RELEASE: Statewide pro-health care rallies spring up in Asheville, Charlotte, Greenville and Raleigh

RALEIGH (Aug. 27, 2009) -- On Saturday, Aug. 29, events across North Carolina will send a strong pro-health care message. Rallies and educational forums will express strong, vocal support for affordable health care for all Americans.

Here are the details and contact information for organizers of events in Asheville, Charlotte, Greenville and Raleigh.

ASHEVILLE
Asheville Health Care Can't Wait Rally
Saturday, Aug. 29 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Pritchard Park on Patton Avenue, downtown Asheville
For more information, contact Leslie Boyd, (828) 243-6712.

CHARLOTTE
Healthcare Reform Educational Forum 
Saturday, Aug. 29, from 3:30 p.m.-6 p.m.
Greater Mount Sinai Baptist Church  1243 West Blvd. Charlotte, NC 28208  3
Purpose: To inform, educate, and provide facts to the citizens of Charlotte about Healthcare Reform 
Why: To alleviate fear amongst citizens by speaking the truth about Healthcare Reform 
For more information, please contact Gautam Desai at (704) 779-9250 or  gdnclt1@gmail.com

GREENVILLE
Health Care Can't Wait Rally
Saturday, Aug. 29, from 10 a.m.-11 a.m.
At the corner of Charles Blvd. and Greenville Blvd.
For more information, contact: Frank, 252.327.8843

RALEIGH
Saturday, Aug. 29, from 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
State Capitol Building in Raleigh
For more information please contact Debra Tyler-Horton: debra@ncjustice.org or 919.856.2169, or NC Fair Share: 1-866-302-0031