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The City adopted the Impact Partner Grant program to partner with local organizations that help strengthen, develop, implement, and scale new or existing programs and resources to assist entrepreneurs, small businesses, and the local workforce in Raleigh. Economic Development & Innovation is accepting Request for Proposals for the Impact Partner Grant through November 15.

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Growing around transit can provide more housing and bring environmental benefits. It can bring new opportunities and challenges for businesses. We invite the business community to share their thoughts and concerns on equitable development around transit from a business and business owner perspective. The workshop, being held on October 26, will explore different scenarios for growing around transit and what that would mean for the city's future.

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The City of Raleigh is a proud supporter of Black Entrepreneurship Week! The week kicks off September 16 to celebrate Black entrepreneurship and small businesses in North Carolina! Learn where you can get involved to unlock your potential. 

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The City of Raleigh will host the 2nd Annual Raleigh Small Business Connect, on May 7, 2019, in partnership with Carolina Small Business Development Fund, Women’s Business Center of NC, Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce and Wake Technical Community College. Registration is free and open until May 5. 

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On Wednesday, March 20, City of Raleigh Mayor Nancy McFarlane​ welcomed local, regional, state, and national leaders to an event where the report Want to Grow North Carolina’s Economy? Fix the Child Care Crises was released. The report was written by ReadyNation, a global nonprofit that leverages the experience, influence, and expertise of more than 2,000 business executives to promote public policies and programs that build a stronger workforce and stronger economy. 

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Raleigh4u RT @DistrictC17: Meet the C Squads of Cohort 12, the newest faces of the #FirstInTalent movement. They will work collectively to solve a re…
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Raleigh4u RT @tricleantech: New employers announced for the 10/30 Cleantech Connect Career Fair: @Black_Veatch, @BuildingClarity, and @Cisco - with m…
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LaunchRaleigh RT @DerrickMinor: Great post by @chrisheivly on the impact of local influencers on the health of a startup community. This was (and continu…
LaunchRaleigh RT @RaleighWake: #Raleigh-based @pendoio CEO Todd Olson reflects on #growth & the future in a recent @Inc article, "the way we continue gro…
LaunchRaleigh RT @Raleigh4u: #Raleigh ranked #13 Most Educated City in America by @WalletHub. "Educated people want to live somewhere where they will get…
LaunchRaleigh RT @InnovateRaleigh: Join us 8/27 at @HQRaleigh for @ncopenpass Lightning Talks! ⚡️ Speakers will have 5 minutes for talks on mapping redl…
LaunchRaleigh RT @ncopenpass: Join us August 27 at @HQRaleigh for our first event of the fall - NC Open Pass Lightning Talks. Come hear speakers share 5…