Envision Charlotte

Year Founded
Local Leader/Exec. Director
Ms. Amy Aussieker
Primary Contact Name
Amy Aussieker
Main Address

Innovation Barn
932 Seigle Ave
Charlotte, NC 28205
United States

What We Do

Envision Charlotte is a public private plus collaborative that leads Charlotte’s progress to a circular economy through innovations that strengthen economic competitiveness, environmental sustainability and positive community impacts. To learn more, visit the Innovation Barn, where we hold free public tours on Tuesdays at 1:30 pm, Fridays at 10:30 am, and Saturdays at 2 pm. Self-guided tours are also available during our open hours (Tuesday-Friday, 10 am - 4 pm; Saturdays 1 pm - 4 pm)...just look for the yellow columns as you explore the space!

Interesting Info
  • We have had over 15,000 visitors to the Innovation Barn in the first year!
  • We have had over 3,500 volunteer hours in the first year of the Innovation Barn!
  • We have processed over 7.5 tons of plastics destined for the landfill!
Geographic Location
Volunteer Opportunities

Sound Panels Weaving
Repeats weekly at 1:00pm for 260 times
Duration of 3 hours

Innovation Barn
Newsweek cover story featuring Charlotte's Innovation Barn
Hands on, youth education opportunities through our interactive exhibits
Sustainability education for all ages