Black Communities Conference 2021 will take place March 15-24. Registration is now open! Our core mission is to foster collaboration among Black communities and universities for the purpose of enhancing Black community life and furthering the understanding of Black communities.
Join NCGrowth, the North Carolina African American Heritage Commission and the Conservation Trust for North Carolina to explore how economically mindful heritage placemaking is taking shape in Black communities across the country.
Funding from the Truist Foundation will support equitable economic development for communities hit hard by COVID-19 pandemic
It has been a busy year for the CREATE NCGrowth team! Read our 2021 highlights (including clients served, events and webinars hosted, new programs launched and grants received) and major plans for 2022.
CREATE Welcomes Inaugural Strategic Council. The CREATE Strategic Council convened for the first time in November. This Council will advise our work (1) providing technical assistance to communities and businesses in economically distressed regions; (2) changing local, state, national and international policy; and (3) generating relevant research and new data.