International Community Relations

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Immigrant Community Survey

The Office of International Relations is happy to announce the release of the 2017 Immigrant Community Survey. We hope that many expatriates and immigrants living in Charlotte take the survey this year. The responses will help us better understand the changing needs of our international community.

Open until further notice

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MICA Nominations

Mayor's International Community Awards nominations are now open through December 15th. The three categories for these awards are the Richard Vinroot International Achievement Award, the CIC International Entrepreneur Award, and the Global Leader Award. You'll find information about the past winners on our individual award categories page.

Application Deadline Extended

Dec
9-23

 

 Charlotte Ballet -Nutcracker

Celebrate the sights and sounds of the holidays at Nutcracker! Join Clara as she encounters an epic battle between the Mouse King and Nutcracker, a breathtaking snowfall, jumping candy canes and the iconic Sugar Plum Fairy. Complete with choreography by Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux and music from the Charlotte Symphony, Nutcracker premiered with all new sets and costumes in 2016.

Venue:
Belk Theater

Cost:
$25-125

Ends
Dec 24

  

Charlotte Christkindl Market

Admission to the market is free. Vendors sell specialty foods from classic Austrian strudel to Glühwein. Santa is in the village too, check out the website for his schedule.

Dates:
Nov 23-Dec24

Venue:
Romare Bearden Park

 

Dec
31

 

Gurdwara Sahib CLT New Years Programs

Multiple New Years programs at the Gurdwara Sahib. ProgramFming extends into January 1st.

 
Venue:
5715 University City Blvd 

Jan
5

 

GACC New Year's Reception

The North Carolina's Chapter will host its annual New Year's Reception on Friday, January 5. Whether you are new or established in the state, we invite you to come meet others in the German American business community and enjoy a relaxed and welcoming wintertime evening.

 
 

Time:
7pm-9pm

Register for Location details

Jan
8

 

International Rotary Activities

Join the Charlotte North Rotary Club for a discussion with Alex Richi on International Rotaract Activities.

 

Time:
12pm-1:30pm

Venue:
Byron's South End

 

Jan
9

 

LACCC Tapas Networking Event

Join the Latin American Chamber of Commerce for tapas and networking at the Camino Community Center. This is a great opportunity to meet latino business owners and learn about services at the Camino Community Center

Time:
12pm-1:30pm

Venue:
Byron's South End

Cost:
0-$10

Jan
10

 

Info for Global Employers

Join the French American Chamber of Commerce for a discussion led by Partner, Meredith W. Barnette and N.C. Board Certified Immigration Law Specialist, William R. Hummel, for a breakdown of important immigration law updates under the Trump administration.

Time:
6pm-7pm

Venue:
6100 Fairview Rd Ste 200

Cost:
$5-$10

Jan
15

 

USA-Mexico Trade Relations Discussion

Join the Charlotte North Rotary Club for a presentation from Honorary Consul of Mexico Wayne Cooper on the importance of USA-Mexico trade relations.

Time:
12pm-1:30pm

Venue:
Byron's South End

Jan
17

 

Charlotte International Cabinet Meeting

The Charlotte International Cabinet will be hosting a meeting on “Connecting diverse students to career pathways”. Join us to discuss with panelists how we can increase diverse participation in these youth programs.

Time:
7:30am-10am

Venue:
Smith Family Center

Save the Date

LACC Luncheon: 2018 Economic Outlook Jan 17
WACC Speaker Series Luncheon: Ryan Crocker Jan 18
International House & Charlotte Jan 22
UNCC Great Decisions: Media & Foreign Policy Jan 24
WACC Private Dinner: Honourable Andrew Leslie Jan 24
WACC Speaker Series Luncheon: Honourable Andrew Leslie Jan 25
WACC @ Charlotte North Rotary Jan 29
LAWA NC Scholarship Program Closes Mar 30
Welcoming Week 2018 September 14-23