The City of Charlotte announced that applications are due by Jan. 26 for the city’s free Civic Leadership Academy, which runs March 14-May 4 for participants “to grow in their leadership, understand how the City of Charlotte works, analyze issues using data, connect with decision-makers, and make a difference in their communities.” The Academy’s 13 sessions of 2 to 5 hours each will be both in-person and virtual. More details on website here. Press release here. Video promo from 2017 here.
Feb. 20: Mecklenburg Democratic Party Awards event, 9-11 a.m., SMS Catering, 1764 Norland Rd. Details to come.
April 10-14: Diamond Tours trip with Dr. Blanche Penn and Petronila Clark for Myrtle Beach Show Trip, $675.
Sept. 19-21: Diamond Tours trip with Dr. Blanche Penn and Petronila Clark for Pigeon Forge and Smoky Mountains Show Trip, $395.
Nov. 27-Dec. 1: Diamond Tours trip with Dr. Blanche Penn and Petronila Clark for The Ark Encounter and Creation Museum near Cincinnati.
Candidates & Elected Officials
Natasha Marcus 1-6
Governments & Nonprofits
Genesis Project 1-10
Knight Foundation 1-4
League of Women Voters 1-6
New Rural Project 1-5
Read Charlotte 1-9