Charlotte Business INClusion

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The Charlotte Business INClusion (CBI) Program seeks to enhance competition and participation of small, minority and women owned firms in City contracting and to promote economic growth and development in the City of Charlotte.

Minority, Women, and Small Business Enterprises (MWSBEs) are major contributors to our state and local economies. The success of our MWSBEs is essential to providing jobs, promoting economic growth, diversifying our economy, and reaching our goals as a City.​



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Find a MWSBE Certified VendorFind a MWSBE Certified Vendor
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City Contract OpportunitiesCity Contract Opportunities
MWSBE ResourcesMWSBE Resources
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Register as a City VendorRegister as a City Vendor
Training and GuidanceTraining and Guidance

Charlotte Business INClusion: Connecting MWSBEs with opportunities.

MWSBE Virtual Resource Roundtable

Tuesday, May 25, 2021
10 a.m. - noon

Learn about training and business development; project and bid opportunities with local, state and federal agencies; and access to capital and professional resources.

Don't miss this opportunity to connect with and learn from our community partners! There's no need to RSVP. 

Join us on May 25!

2020 - ​2021 Crowns of Enterprise Ceremony

The Crowns of Enterprise Awards recognize and honor small businesses that demonstrate exemplary leadership and sound business strategies. This is the tenth anniversary of the awards ceremony and will be held on Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 2 p.m.

Watch the 2020-2021 Crowns of Enterprise Awards

2021 Crowns of Enterprise

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