Asheville conference estimated to have $1.5 million impact canceled due to HB2

Kellogg Foundation: ". .. with the state's recent passage of an anti-LGBT law, we issued a statement emphasizing our disappointment with North Carolina's failure to protect all human rights. As a result, we are canceling this four-day conference which would have brought over 500 people to North Carolina and generated millions of dollars in economic activity for the state's local economy. The event will now be held in December and in a different state. "

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