In 2017, Charlotte Works launched the Careers4All Community Campaign that targets those who are unemployed, underemployed and underserved in the Charlotte area.

Multiple conditions that have intensified over the years, have led to increased economic inequality, creating communities with high unemployment rates throughout Charlotte

A lack of resources highlighted, in part, by the Opportunity Task Force, now known as Leading on Opportunity, have created a heightened awareness and sense of urgency for organizations to work together to help the community thrive.

Careers4All Seeks To:

Close the gap in accessibility to workforce resources and services that prepare individuals for employment that provides family sustaining wages.

Create stronger partnerships, policies that will strengthen the workforce as a whole, and opportunities that lead individuals to a career pathway.

The initiative is guided by the following principles: