Advocacy Initiatives

Individuals and communities prosper when residents have access to gainful employment and businesses have access to a skilled workforce; that’s at the heart of making the people who live or work in our region thrive.

At Charlotte Works, we believe that careers are for everyone. We advocate for workforce system change and educate key stakeholders about system alignment and resources. Why? Because we’re here to help create a talent pipeline that meets industry demands. Our Careers4All initiative lays the groundwork to prepare residents for skill-based careers with transparent pathways for growth that meets, and creates, economic demand. Learn more about our strategies to create #Careers4All.

Request Continued Support for the DACA Program

With nearly 800,000 Dreamers across the country, 97 percent of them work and/or attend school. While we share moral concerns for Dreamers as American residents, their contributions to our workforce and overall economy have a significant impact.

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Urge Congress to Support Funding for the WIOA

The current Administration proposes to invest larger sums of dollars into infrastructure. However, we’ve seen that not enough American...

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