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Business Diversity & Inclusion (BDI)

Increase business opportunities for minorities, women, and small businesses in Mecklenburg County.

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

Schedule an introduction meeting with our staff to discuss what options are best for you.

2020 Disparity Study Report

 Mecklenburg County’s Office of Economic Development engaged Griffin & Strong, P.C (GSPC) to conduct a disparity study on the availability and utilization of minority and women owned businesses enterprises and examine relevant evidence of race – or gender – based discrimination in the Finance/Procurement Division’s contracting. 

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