Charlotte takes bold step to close skills gap

July 14, 2013 Charlotte Works Staff

Although the arrival of GIZ didn’t make much of a splash in Charlotte’s local media, back in Germany the news of GIZ’s first U.S. office made front-page news across the nation. GIZ, or Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH, is the nonprofit arm of the German government that will be working with community colleges, workforce […]

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We’re hot, hot, hot in the media!

July 12, 2013 Charlotte Works Staff

Charlotte Works continues to garner positive media coverage: The Charlotte Observer included Charlotte Works in “Groups that work with the unemployed expect an influx of people looking for help,” an article that explored the anticipated effects of the loss of federal extended unemployment benefits for thousands of Mecklenburg County residents (June 22). News 14 Carolina […]

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Happy Birthday, Charlotte Works!

June 11, 2013 Charlotte Works Staff

It’s difficult to believe we launched the new Charlotte Works brand only one year ago! In the past year, we’re on track to have hosted over 60,000 visits to our two centers and our 30 SNAP sites. A year ago, when I was at meetings, I had to spend a great deal of time educating […]

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Welcome to the inaugural issue of News @ The Works!

May 8, 2013 Charlotte Works Staff

Steve Partridge, Charlotte Works’ president and CEO, invites you to enjoy and comment on the stories in this first issue of News @ The Works, our monthly newsletter.

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