Funding the Legacy Entrepreneur Grant


The Funding the Legacy Entrepreneur Grant was established to help Charlotte area entrepreneurs and small business owners pay for the everyday cost of doing business.

Award Amounts



To be eligible for the Funding the Legacy Entrepreneur Grant you must:

  • Live and operate your business within the Charlotte Metro Area
  • Be a FOR-PROFIT business incorporated in North Carolina
  • In operation less than 3 years

Application Process:

  • Create and post a 90 second video and tell us:
  • About yourself and your business
  • What you would use the funds for
  • Why we should choose you
  • Post your video to either Facebook, Instagram, and/or Twitter
  • Tag @thecmbcc and @RoWillCapital


  • Application Opens June 25th, 2018
  • Application Closes: July 30th, 2018
  • Awardee(s) will be announced: September 1st, 2018



Charlotte Mecklenburg BLACK CHAMBER of Commerce is a not for profit organization dedicated to serving black business owners and professionals in Charlotte and its surrounding areas. Founded in 2004, CMBCC offers education, resources and networking opportunities to our members—in an effort to increase the economic vitality of the business community as a whole.

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