Sherri Chisholm Named as New Leading on Opportunity Director

Education and Nonprofit Leader Brings Strategic Vision for Systems Change

Chisholm to spearhead ongoing work to break down barriers to economic opportunity in Charlotte-Mecklenburg

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Leading on Opportunity Council Names New Co-Chair

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Housing Partnership Executive Selected for Council Leadership

Erin Barbee to Help Shape Opportunity for Charlotte-Mecklenburg

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Charlotte’s Latinx community accounts for over a third of COVID-19 cases. Why these numbers keep rising, and how to get help.

Charlotte Agenda • Paige Hopkins

Council Member Federico Rios Addresses COVID-19 Impact on Latinx Community

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LOWE’S APPOINTS JANICE DUPRE LITTLE EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES

Black Enterprise • Dana Givens

This week retail giant Lowe’s announced the appointment of Janice Dupre Little as executive vice president of human resources.

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Americans still cavalier toward Covid-19 despite surge in cases

Radio One Networks • Ron Holland, Host of "Community Voices"

States around the country continue to open despite a surge of Coronavirus cases. A cavalier attitude toward a pandemic exists that essentially shut parts of our country down for several months. Medical experts continue to warn American that we’re not in a position to ignore the dangers of COVID-19.

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A Statement from the Leading on Opportunity Council on Racial Injustice

A Statement from the Leading on Opportunity Council on Racial Injustice

We Stand in Solidarity!

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Why Does NC's African American Population Have A Disproportionate Share of COVID-19 Cases?

WFAE • By DAVID BORAKS & STEVE HARRISON

Dr. Ophelia Garmon-Brown shares why the COVID-19 crisis puts a spotlight on underlying socioeconomic and public health problems.

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Community Fund Created to Assist with COVID-19 Needs

Charlotte Community Rallies to Assist Families During Health Crisis

Community Fund Created to Assist with COVID-19 Needs

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Leading on Opportunity Announces the Launch of the North Mecklenburg Economic Mobility Collaborative

Uniting for Change in North Mecklenburg County

Community leaders in Davidson, Cornelius, and Huntersville unite for transformative change.

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Leading on Opportunity Teams Up with ASC Charlotte as Connect With Culture Day Ambassador

Arts and Science Council Blog • ASC Charlotte

The cultural sector was identified in the report as a key partner in the effort to make Charlotte-Mecklenburg a community where every child has the ability to succeed. We will share stories from local artists whose lives were changed by the arts. Take advantage of free arts and culture experiences throughout the county on February 7-8.

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