Recent News

FreeMoreWest Chair Wannamaker wins City of Charlotte Neighborhood Leadership Award

FreeMoreWest Chair Wannamaker wins City of Charlotte Neighborhood Leadership Award

On Thursday, Oct. 24, The City of Charlotte honored several neighborhood residents, merchant associations and neighborhood associations at the first annual Neighborhood Leadership Awards Ceremony which took place at the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center.

Chris Wannamaker, Chair of the FreeMoreWest Partners won the Community Ambassador Award, which recognizes an individual resident or an association that operates as a primary liaison between the city of Charlotte and their respective community. The recipient of this award demonstrates excellence in communication in inform the City of community capital improvement, events or safety projects while also obtaining critical information to share with their neighbors. This was the most competitive category with over 20 candidates.

Congratulations on the win Chris! It was well deserved for your hard work over the many years!

Other Neighborhood Leadership Awards categories include:

·      Leadership Excellence

·      Youth Leadership

·      Sustainability

·      Neighborhood Improvement

·      Embracing Diversity

·      Youth Advocate

To learn more about the Neighborhood Leadership Awards Ceremony, award categories or event information, visit the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Community Engagement page

Learn More


Featured Members

  • City of Charlotte Business District Organization Program

    600 East Trade Street
    Charlotte, NC 28202


  • Grandin Heights


  • McMillan Pazdan Smith

    1307 West Morehead Street
    Charlotte, No 28208


  • First Citizens Bank

    1024 Alleghany St.
    Charlotte, NC 28208


  • Morehead West Apartments

    1932 West Morehead Street
    Charlotte, NC 28208

    (704) 376-5322

  • Arlo

    1331 West Moorehead
    Charlotte, NC 28208

  • Kelso Communications

    809 West Hill Street
    Charlotte, No 28208


  • Charlotte West Rotary Club

    2709 Water Ridge Parkway
    Charlotte, NC 28217


  • Powderly Vuchnich Good, CPAs

    1235 W. Morehead St.
    Charlotte, NC 28208


  • Goodwill Industries & Job Connection

    2122 Freedom Dr.
    Charlotte, NC 28208


Our Members