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Mecklenburg County MWSBE 600 East Fourth Street 2nd Floor Suite 226 Charlotte, NC 28202

Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.

Contact

Jamila Davis
980-314-2940

​Minority, Women and Small Business Enterprises (MWSBE) Program

Mecklenburg County is committed to providing minorities, women, and small businesses equal opportunity to participate in construction and professional services contracts. Through the MWSBE program, the County works to help minorities, women and small businesses grow and be competitive for governmental purchasing.

 


Mission: To increase participation of minorities, women, and small businesses in Mecklenburg County business opportunities through outreach, training, and partnerships.

Eligibility

To be eligible to participate in Mecklenburg County's Minority, Women and Small Business Enterprises Program, a business must meet certain criteria. These criteria are:

  • The business must be 51% owned and operated by a minority, woman, or small business owner.
  • The business must be certified. Mecklenburg County does not provide certification, but will accept certifications from the following: 
    • City of Charlotte – Charlotte Business INClusion (CBI) 
      • Small Business Enterprise (SBE)

    • NC Office of Historically Underutilized Businesses (HUB) 
      • Historically Underutilized Businesses (HUB) 

    •  North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT)
      • Disadvantage Business Enterprise (DBE)

    • Small Business Administration (SBA)
      • 8(a) Program

 

Contact: Jamila R. Davis
Email: jamila.davis@mecknc.gov
Phone: 980-314-2940

 "Ms. Davis was a tremendous help in assisting me in obtaining my vendor registration for the Charlotte Business Inclusion SBE and MBE, NC HUB and NC DOT DBE. She is truly an inspiration to others for her commitment. Her help in expediting the process in a timely manner is essential for the success of minority businesses in today's society."

- Greg M., CEO of US-Five, LLC















Address

Office Location:

Mecklenburg County MWSBE 600 East Fourth Street 2nd Floor Suite 226 Charlotte, NC 28202

Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.

Contact

Jamila Davis
980-314-2940

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