Regional Initiative Supports
Business Growth & Success
UpSkill Centralina , an initiative of the Centralina Workforce Development Board, helps support business growth and success by increasing the skills of the existing workforce.

UpSkill provides grants of up to $10,000 to eligible businesses in the Centralina WDB service region for training in leadership development, soft skills, tech (5S, ISO, MS Office, Six Sigma, etc.), professional development, and other areas.
Reserve Your Spot for
Industry Appreciation Day!
As a way to say thank you for your commitment to Cabarrus County, we invite you and your leadership team to enjoy some friendly competition with your neighboring businesses.

When: Tuesday, April 16, 2019 | 4:00-7:00pm
Where: K1 Speed Concord

Important Details:
  • RSVP by Friday, April 5 if you plan to attend
  • Food trucks and beer will be available to all
  • Drivers are limited to two per company and must be current employees of the company represented
  • Bring a team to cheer on your drivers!
RCCC Receives $400,000 Grant for Re-Build Your Future Program
The NC Works Local Innovation Fund awarded a $400,000 grant to Rowan-Cabarrus Community College to provide assistance and job training for individuals with a criminal record who want to return to the workforce. The funding will go to RCCC's new "Re-Build Your Future" program, which will offer training for in-demand jobs in the construction and trucking industries.
Ways We Can Help Your Business
The Cabarrus EDC recruits and assists businesses with their relocation and expansion plans and have an established program to support our local businesses.

If you would like to know more about these programs and resources, call the Cabarrus EDC at (704) 782-4000 .
Send Us Your Upcoming Job Fairs
Are you hosting a job fair in Cabarrus County? Let us know so we can spread the word! Send us your flyers and links to additional information so we can share the details with the public and all of our resource partners.