Outreach Events


2018 Upcoming Events and Opportunities

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
  • RFQ for Architectural Design Services
CMS is requesting qualifications (RFQ) from Architectural firms interested in providing Design services for Renovations to Lincoln Heights Academy.  Documents may be downloaded beginning Monday, October 8, 2018 from the CMS website at: 

Responses are due to CMS Auxiliary Services no later than 3:00 pm on Friday October 26, 2018.

For further information email Tom O’Dell at
  • North Mecklenburg High School CTE Project - Pre Bid Meeting
Sealed bids for CTE Automotive Garage/Classrooms North Mecklenburg High School, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina will be received by the Owner at 3301 Stafford Drive, Charlotte, NC 28208 on November 13, 2018.

The General Contract scope of work includes Architectural, Civil, Structural and MEP work. Bids are due at 3:00 PM. Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.

A pre-bid/outreach conference will be held at CMS Auxiliary Services 3301 Stafford Drive on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 2:00 pm.

Women’s Business Center of Charlotte
  • 2nd Annual Heart of a Woman Conference
When: October 24, 2018, 8:00am – 5:00pm
Where:  Charlotte Speedway Club @ The Charlotte Motor Speedway, 5555 Concord Parkway S., Concord, NC 28027

  • Certification - Which one is right for your business?
When:  November 15 and December 19, 2018, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Where:  Women's Business Center, 9115 Harris Corners Parkway, suite 125, Charlotte

The WBCC and City of Charlotte will host certification sessions designed to help business owners understand the importance of certification and which certification is right for their business.

Registration available here:  Registration