Upcoming Events

In-Person Networking:

Network After Work

Wed, April 17, 2024, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Urban District Market
2315 N Davidson St #300, Charlotte, NC 28205

Join us for a casual networking event where you can meet and connect with other AAPI professionals and business owners in your area. This event is perfect for expanding your network and making valuable connections.

At Urban District Market (UDM) you will have up to 10 food and beverage stalls to choose from! Excited to see what’s available? Check out their website!

In-Person Panel Discussion

Funding Your Business: Grants, Bank Lending, & Government Loans

Sun, May 5, 2024, from 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Parr Center Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) Central Campus:
Parking Lot Address: 230 N Kings Dr, Charlotte, NC 28204

Join us for a panel discussion to learn how to apply for small business funding with Bank of America, Mecklenburg County’s Meck Lending Small Business Loan Program, and the Beyond Open Grant Program. You’ll also hear from Generational Wealth and Business Coach, Author, & Speaker, Mary Brouillette from Project Rent No More on how to create a proper business setup when seeking funding.

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn ways to fund your business venture(s) from entities who are seeking to assist in your success! So don’t delay! Register for this event and come ready with questions!

In-Person Festival:

Greater Charlotte Asian & Dragon Boat Festival

Sat, May 11, 2024, from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Ramsey Creek Park • Lake Norman

The 2024 Charlotte Dragon Boat Festival Race and Charlotte Asian Festival are set for Saturday, May 11. This annual family-oriented event is a celebration of Asian cultures.

We welcome the Asian and non-Asian communities in and around Mecklenburg County and throughout the Carolinas. The festival celebrates Asian cultures, diversity, ethnicity, roots and history.