Mary C. Curtis Discusses The Continuing Debate Over Heritage Versus Racism

WCCB's Political Contributor Mary C. Curtis discusses how CBI is helping facilitate conversations surrounding Heritage vs. Hate.  Video

CBI Engages Community to Talk About Charleston

Dianne English of the Community Building Initiative has put together an online guide with a series of questions of reflection, ranging from one’s initial feelings after learning about the shooting to how Charlotte could handle such an event.  Read Full Article

Kerr Putney sworn in as Charlotte-Mecklenburg police chief

Our new Chief of Police is a former CBI Board Member and a graduate of LDI Class 6!  Read Full Article


CBI Board Member A Winner of Knight Cities Challenge

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CBI board member and LDI Class 13 alum, Tom Warshauer, is one of three local winners of the Knight Cities Challenge. He suggested adding porch swings to transit bus stops to help community members engage with one another. Read Full Article