Patrick Graham, found not guilty of domestic assault, resigns from Charlotte Works

The 47-year-old community leader had been accused of assaulting a female acquaintance during a dispute in March.
By Glenn Burkins | June 30, 2018

Grace-Mar Services: Working to address Charlotte’s economic mobility problem…one job seeker at a time

In 2017, Grace-Mar worked with hundreds of Mecklenburg residents who faced employment barriers, including 234 veterans.
By QCity Metro Staff | May 7, 2018

Careers4All: From prison to full-time employment

After spending more than 20 years in prison, finding work proved nearly impossible for 43-year-old Jaraun “Gemini” Boyd. “I couldn’t […]
By Michaela Duckett | April 2, 2018

Charlotte Works to launch $4.2 million Careers4All program

The nonprofit workforce development board will target new resources in areas of Mecklenburg County where unemployment rates are in the double digits.
By Glenn Burkins | November 15, 2017

Patrick Graham talks about his decision to leave Urban League of Central Carolinas

After nine years leading the local Urban League, Patrick Graham will step down Oct. 31 to head Charlotte Works, the workforce development board for Charlotte and Mecklenburg County.
By Glenn Burkins | September 13, 2016