Who's it for?
Minority-owned and women-owned businesses wanting or doing business with the City of Asheville.
What problem does it solve?
Often minority and women face discrimination.
How does it help?
It is the City of Asheville’s policy to prohibit discrimination against any person or business in pursuit of these opportunities and to conduct it's contracting and purchasing programs to prevent any discrimination.
The program intends to widen opportunities for participation, increase competition, and to ensure the proper and diligent use of public funds.