Things To Do

What Is Your Next Step?

Each of us has a part to play in building a more equitable and just Charlotte-Mecklenburg.

What can you do to build your knowledge, skills and courage?

WAKE UP

Open Your Eyes and Look Around

Look around. What inequities do you see?

INTERRUPT

Where Can You Make an Impact?

Commit to using your points of influence to interrupt the status quo.

STEP UP

Find Your Passion and Act On It

 

Find courage to make a difference where it matters to you.

Community Events

Aug
20
Thu
Counting UP: What Does Your Ballot Look Like? @ Levine Museum of the New South
Aug 20 – Nov 4 all-day
Oct
24
Sat
Biketoberfest
Oct 24 – Oct 25 all-day
Oct
26
Mon
Charlotte Strategic Mobility Equity Focus Groups
Oct 26 all-day
  • October 26 6PM – 8 PM Zoom Meeting
  • October 27 10AM – 12PM Zoom Meeting
  • October 28 6PM – 8PM Zoom Meeting
  • If slots are filled, a waiting list will be available for future engagement
With Equity & Justice For All @ Virtual Event
Oct 26 – Oct 30 all-day
Oct
27
Tue
Charlotte Strategic Mobility Equity Focus Groups
Oct 27 all-day
  • October 26 6PM – 8 PM Zoom Meeting
  • October 27 10AM – 12PM Zoom Meeting
  • October 28 6PM – 8PM Zoom Meeting
  • If slots are filled, a waiting list will be available for future engagement
Unmasked: Change from the Inside, featuring Civil Rights Icon Harvey B. Gantt @ Online
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm
Oct
28
Wed
Charlotte Strategic Mobility Equity Focus Groups
Oct 28 all-day
  • October 26 6PM – 8 PM Zoom Meeting
  • October 27 10AM – 12PM Zoom Meeting
  • October 28 6PM – 8PM Zoom Meeting
  • If slots are filled, a waiting list will be available for future engagement
Nov
12
Thu
Homelessness and Services in our Community: Connecting the Dots @ Online
Nov 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Recurring Events

“Unmasked” at the Harvey B. Gantt Center

Charlotte City Council Meetings

The Community Book Read

Find a Community Garden

It’s Time to STEP UP!

When we join together with a diverse group of people, voices and experiences, the differences that define us as individuals create synergy and energy. Our community is stronger when we each have the knowledge, skills and courage to work for change.

CBI Resources

Learn more about the resources that CBI provides as we work to increase both the understanding and advancement of equity in our community.

Get Involved

Watch “Immigration Nation” on Netflix, and keep an eye out for CBI’s own Annetta Foard!

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Explore the Library’s Race and Justice Resources

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Consider Kareem Abdul-Jabaar’s LA Times Op-Ed

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Pick a book from the Anti-Racist Reading List

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Hear what our 2019 Stakeholders Breakfast Speaker, Anand Giridharadas, says about the stakes of our collective response to COVID-19

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Consider your place following the death of George Floyd

The murder of George Floyd has sparked reflection, conversation, and action across our community, nation, and ...

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Listen to a “Music Everywhere” Virtual Concert

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Watch A Virtual Town Hall

The City of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County and the Community Building Initiative have collaborated to host COVID-19 ...

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Join a CBI Virtual Equity Impact Circle

Equity Impact Circles (EICs)  work to increase both the understanding and advancement of equity in our community. ...

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Watch A Virtual Town Hall

The City of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County and the Community Building Initiative have collaborated to host COVID-19 ...

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Enjoy a take-out meal from a locally-owned restaurant

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Take part in the Stone Soup Project

Stone Soup Project Carolina Farm Trust and Something Classic Catering are simmering up house-crafted soups sourced by ...

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Donate masks and other protective equipment to those on the front lines

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Consider your place following the death of George Floyd

The murder of George Floyd has sparked reflection, conversation, and action across our community, nation, and ...

READ MORE

Listen to a “Music Everywhere” Virtual Concert

...

READ MORE

Join a CBI Virtual Equity Impact Circle

Equity Impact Circles (EICs)  work to increase both the understanding and advancement of equity in our community. ...

READ MORE

Enjoy a take-out meal from a locally-owned restaurant

...

READ MORE

Take a virtual audio tour of the Museum of Modern Art’s “Beyond the Uniform” exhibit

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READ MORE

Watch “Immigration Nation” on Netflix, and keep an eye out for CBI’s own Annetta Foard!

...

READ MORE

Explore the Library’s Race and Justice Resources

...

READ MORE

Consider Kareem Abdul-Jabaar’s LA Times Op-Ed

...

READ MORE

Pick a book from the Anti-Racist Reading List

...

READ MORE

Hear what our 2019 Stakeholders Breakfast Speaker, Anand Giridharadas, says about the stakes of our collective response to COVID-19

...

READ MORE

Consider your place following the death of George Floyd

The murder of George Floyd has sparked reflection, conversation, and action across our community, nation, and ...

READ MORE

Consider your place following the death of George Floyd

The murder of George Floyd has sparked reflection, conversation, and action across our community, nation, and ...

READ MORE

Join a CBI Virtual Equity Impact Circle

Equity Impact Circles (EICs)  work to increase both the understanding and advancement of equity in our community. ...

READ MORE

Make sure your friends and family are registered to vote

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Watch a challenging film or documentary with your family

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Share Things To Do

 

From thrilling community events to moving cultural experiences, Charlotte invites us to wake up,
interrupt, and step up in many ways. We’d love to hear what things you do!

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