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Register as as an official member, & Advertise your Business for FREE! 

(Before you go, Scroll Over and Officially Register your Business with us and enjoy an Array of Perks!) 

Join our CBRW Steering Committee!

The Inaugural, "Charlotte Black Restaurant Week 2017" was a major success , and we need Movers & Shakers to join our steering committee to ensure this year’s week-long event is even Better! 

Now Accepting Committee Members, Ambassadors, & Volunteers! Volunteerism is the heart-beat of our organization and we would love for you to join the Movement! 

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Volunteer Opportunities & Registration

Become a BBOC Volunteer Today. #BeTheChangeYouSeek

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities: 

August 17th Black Food-Truck Fridays

@Firehouse Bar & Grill

(5 Volunteers needed)



Sept 14 & 15th Soul Junction Musical Festival 

@5Points (JCSU)

(15+ Volunteers needed) 

Sept 21st Black Food Truck Fridays

@311 W 16th str

(10 Volunteers) 

Sept 22nd Black Mecca Music Festival

@Camp North End

(25+ Volunteers needed) 

Charlotte Black Restaurant Week Ambassadors (Sept 1st-October22nd) 

Register as a Volunteer Today!

Please register below and our Volunteer Coordinator,Rosalind R, will add you to our database and send volunteer opportunities at least once a month. 

“Black Food Truck” Volunteer Duties: 

Duties: Greeters, Parking, BBOC Membership Table (members only), 

event Set up & Break Down.

“Day of Service” Volunteer Duties:

Volunteers duties vary Dependent on the cause at hand (street clean-up, feed the homeless etc)

CBRW Ambassador

Ambassadors represent BBOC and act as liaisons between BBOC & CBRW participating restaurants.  

Upcoming Events

Black Food-Truck Fridays (August 17th)

FREE EVENT! Celebrating Food, Music, & Black Culture

#BlackFoodTruckFriday event and we are expecting an Awesome Turnout. Enjoy Amazing Food-Truck, Local Vendors, Live Bands, A Dj, and Delicious Mixed Drinks! 

Location: Firehouse Bar & Grill 

VENDORS: Complete The Vendor agreement located below! 

Members Meeting: Getting You Certified!


BBOC has invited Guest Speakers from the CIty of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, and the Health Department to discuss the their Certification process (City & County Contracts, and Sanitation Permits) 

FREE Admission for BBOC Members who enrolled before July 15th, 2018. 

Non-members are asked to donate $5 towards our Membership budget. 

Guests will also enjoy a Q&A session at the end! 

Get Equipped, JOIN US! 

Back To School Charity Event w/ National Coalition of 100 Black Women


We are asking all guests to Bring #SchoolSupplies to our next #BlackFoodTruckFriday event on Aug 17th. RSVP: Black Food Truck Fridays (August 17th)

Lets Unite behind one great cause & show the children of #Southsidehomesthat we CARE and we want to see them start school Equipped and without Any Worries! #BackToSchoolDrive 

Presented By: National Coalition of 100 Black Women-Queen City Metropolitan Chapter


Upcoming Events

Aug 10th: Manifest Future

Aug. 11th: Queen City Entrepreneurs Conference

 (Presented by: AKAs, Rho Psi Omega Chapter, RPO, Inc.)

Aug 15th: Nascar School Tools (Back to School Fest)

Special Thanks to our CBRW 2017 Sponsors!

National Coalition of 100 Black Women-Queen City

Signature Sponsor


The NCBW's mission is to advocate on behalf of black women and girls to promote leadership development and gender equity in the areas of health, education and economic empowerment. 


American Dreams Home Furnishings

 Bronze Sponsor

The Southern Furniture Market has been bringing the best market samples to the High Point area since 1909. American Dream Home Furnishings are bringing those same market samples to you at discounted prices. From modern, contemporary to traditional furniture, we now have the opportunity to present to the world American Dream Home Furnishings Inc Charlotte https://adhfcharlotte.com/

Tyshina Harris, Realtor

Bronze Sponsor

 Why Choose Me As Your Agent?

When you work with me, you will receive a knowledgeable and professional real estate agent, a committed ally to negotiate on your behalf, the systems in place to streamline buying your home and the backing of a trusted company, Keller Williams Realty.  



Bronze Sponsor 

Reggie and Ronda Carson

Individual Distributors 


Urban Roots Real Estate Advisors

Bronze Sponsor 

(Lighting-Food Truck Friday)


Bronze Sponsor

Owners: Oscarr and Michele Magana 


-New system design and installation-System service and upgrades

-Testing, inspections and repairs 


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BBOC's Executive Team

Founder & CEO

Mr. Cathay Dawkins 

Executive VP

Ms. Michele Magana 

Sponsorship Coordinator

Ms. Tia Wilson

Strategic Project Manager

Ms. LaTecia Manuel 

Content Writer

Ms. Deborah Denise Woolard 

Volunteer Coordinator

Ms. Rosalind Richmond 

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Charlotte BLACK Restaurant Week,LLC

 is Presented by BBOC, Charlotte's Largest Organization for 

Black Entrepreneurs (& Consumers)!

Black Business Owners of Charlotte

Providing Business Development, Branding, Adverising, and Networking Opportunities for Entrepreneurs in Charlotte & Surrounding areas.

 "Our Job is to Equip Business Owners, &  DRIVE Customers Their Way!" 

~ Mr Cathay Dawkins




 (980) 505-7153