Triangle Empowerment Center


Come join us every Wednesday (except the first Wednesday of the month) from 6pm to 7:30 pm. TEC offers FREE HIV testing. For coming out, you'll receive a free gift card! Amount will vary from week to week and can come from various locations such as McDonalds, Walmart, Target, Food Lion, etc. Testing will start on the 2nd Tuesday of the month and will rotate between Durham and Raleigh. We test at the following locations:


Triangle Empowerment Center Office
1415 Holloway Street
Durham NC 27703


817 New Bern Ave Ste 4
Raleigh NC
We test in Raleigh only on the last Tuesday of the month (if the month contains 4 Tuesdays, then Raleigh testing will be on the 3rd Tuesday).

Are you ready for this?

 Are you ready for this? Free Hors d'oeuvres and cocktails while you mix and mingle with some local eligible bachelors. You could find your next love, or simply your next best buddy for life! So change up your pace, get off that website and meet him. Your next love could be just 'minutes' away!

To register, click here.

To help kick off the New Year of 2014 TEC will be giving away emergency gift bags of food to each individual who’s in need for FREE!! We will also be providing free and confidential HIV/AIDS testing. There will be free food, bottled water for those who attend. Gift cards will also be available for those who decide to get tested.

When: February 24, 2014

Where: Unity of the Triangle Church (1880 Hall)

118 S. Person Street
Raleigh, NC 27601

(Near Moore Square Station)

Time: 4:00pm-7:00pm

Let's help those who need us. Come and join us in our endeavor to reach out to those in your community.

For more information, please call Triangle Empowerment Center, Inc. at 919-423-8902.

Kwanzaa_imgUjima Everyone!!

Ujima is the 3rd day of Kwanzaa. Ujima is Swahili for “Collective Work and Responsibility”. On this day, we shall build and maintain our community together and make our brothers’ and sisters’ problems our problems and to solve them together.

What: Triangle Empowerment Center, Inc’s Kwanzaa Social

Where: TEC office-800 N Mangum Street Durham, NC 27701 (2nd floor Conference Room)

When: December 28th, 2013 (Day 3 of Kwanzaa)

Time: 6:00pm-8:30pm

This is a FREE event and open to the public.

There will be games, food, prizes, and lots

of FUN, FUN, FUN!!

We are also making baskets for those less

fortunate, so please bring an item to add to

our unisex basket, or please bring a dish to

share in this celebration or both!

Come celebrate together again this year with

Triangle Empowerment Center and lets celebrate Ujima!

Come and join us for a Dinner


Given for transgender members of

Triangle Empowerment Center, Inc.’s

R.E.A.L.-T Support group and other

Transgender groups of the surrounding area

Maggiano’s Restaurant

8030 Renaissance Parkway, Suite 890

Durham, NC 27713

on Tuesday April 9th, 2013

at 6:00 in the evening

Purpose: To join Lauren Stokeling (a 16 year transgender

activist, and founder of first transgender support group of color

in Baltimore) for an evening conversation concerning health and

the Transgendered population. This dinner includes anyone

who identifies themselves as transgender.

Seats are limited to a “first come, first serve”

basis, so hurry and reserve yours!

This dinner is by invitation ONLY!

All members must R.S.V.P.

via Triangle Empowerment Center:

Phone: 919.423.8902

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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