“Until the lion learns to write, every story will glorify the hunter.”
For too long, communities of color in America have been defined by media voices that were not our own. QCity Metro was founded in 2008 with a mission to give greater voice to Charlotte’s Black communities.
Your membership helps us pay the writers, photographers, editors and graphic artists who make this website possible.
We believe accurate, dependable news and information are central to a healthy democracy.
We believe every community deserves media that reflect its people, its views and its values.
We believe QCity Metro has a role to play in making Charlotte a more inclusive place to live, work and play.
Help us write a new chapter in our city’s history.
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P.O. Box 30711
Charlotte, NC, 28204
Frequently Asked Questions
Why does membership matter?
The black press has long been a force for social and economic justice in America. Qcitymetro is honored to continue that tradition and deliver journalism that matters. Launched in 2008, we were Charlotte’s first black-owned media organization created in the digital age. Your membership helps to pay for more of the content you’ve come to expect from us.
What comes with my membership?
• Giveaways and discount ticket offers
• Members-only Meetups
• Access to our members-only Facebook group
How long does my membership last?
Membership is for one or two years, depending on the plan you select. At the end of that period, your membership will be automatically renewed with the credit card on record. You may sign in to your account to cancel at any time.
I’ve also seen something on Facebook. What’s that about?
True, our Facebook page offers another way to join the Qcity Press Club. But no matter where you join, you get the same great benefits.
What other ways can I support Qcitymetro?
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