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Our organization depends on members and plugged-in, interested people like you!

We invite you to become a member!

Membership fees and donations are a primary source of operating income for the Cape Fear Economic Development Council, and they allow us to provide innovative programs to amplify the voice of business.

CFEDC Presents: A Comparative Review with Jonathan Barfield, Chairman, NHC Commission

On March 7 at the WHQR Gallery, Chairman Barfield provided insights gained from tours of other southern cities, highlighting their economic development activities and successes. Chairman Barfield discussed his insights from Greenville, SC and Charleston, SC and his pursuit of what constitutes success in these and other regions and how those ideas might be applied here. See the video at

CFEDC Issues Position Statement on Development of US 421

Wilmington, NC, June 29, 2018 – Cape Fear Economic Development Council (CFEDC), the non-profit giving voice to innovative and sustainable economic development, has released a position statement about sustainable development along the US 421 industrial corridor.