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Immigrant Integration Task Force
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On November 25, 2013, Charlotte City Council adopted a resolution to create an inter-agency Immigrant Integration Task Force to maximize immigrants’ economic and civic contributions to the city of Charlotte.

In 2014, the 29-member task force will review the recommendations of the 2007 Mayor’s Immigration Study Commission; research and recommend policies that facilitate access to city services for all residents of Charlotte, while addressing gaps in civic engagement; prepare a report with recommendations to the City Council that promotes awareness among the public of the availability of existing programs and services facilitating immigrant integration; and seek opportunities to better educate the Charlotte community on how embracing immigrant communities will help move the city forward.

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Upcoming Task Force Meetings:
Date:         Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time:         3:00 - 5:00 p.m.  RSVP
Location:   The Belmont Center
                  700 Parkwood Avenue
                  Charlotte, NC 28205   
 
January 27, 2015
February 24, 2015
 
 


Immigrant Integration Survey

The Survey is now closed. Thank you to everyone who completed the survey, as well as those who shared the survey with their friends, families, colleagues, and neighbors!

 

Community Listening Sessions

Thank you to all the organizations that hosted or participated in a Community Listening Session!

  • Action NC
  • Bethesda Health Center
  • Central Piedmont Community College
  • Charlotte Chamber of Commerce
  • Charlotte International Cabinet
  • Charlotte Mecklenburg Black Chamber of Commerce
  • Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools - Myers Park High School's English Language Learners Students
  • Choice Translating
  • City of Charlotte Code Enforcement
  • Forest Hill Church
  • Huntingtowne Farms Elementary School
  • Immigrant Solidarity Committee
  • International House
  • Latin American Chamber of Commerce of Charlotte
  • Latin American Coalition
  • Legal Services of Southern Piedmont
  • Mountcrest Tenants United 
  • Muslim American Society
  • Neighborhood Good Samaritan Center
  • Newell Presbyterian Church
  • Refugee Support Services
  • Southeast Asian Coalition
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*Copies of presentations will be uploaded following each meeting. Minutes will be uploaded following the meeting at which they are approved.
Office of International Relations • Neighborhood & Business Services 
600 E. Trade Street • Charlotte, NC 28202
Tel: 704.336.2174 • Fax: 704.336.7944 • Email: intlrelations@charlottenc.gov