Event Registration

Below is a list of all events that are currently open for registration. Click on the event name to proceed.
Jun 9, 2020 - Jun 11, 2020

Mailpiece Design Professional Training

Location: Webinar

FREE ONLINE TRAINING & EXAM PREP!

Tuesday, June 9 - Thursday, June 11, 2020, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
via Zoom Conference Call

Mail Design Professional (MDP) Certification

Greater Charlotte PCC will host a Mailpiece Design Professional (MDP) certification course approved by the U.S. Postal Service.

The FREE TRAINING takes an estimated 12 hours for full completion which will be spread across three afternoons, June 9 – 11, 2020, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

If you would like to become a certified Mail Design Professional, successful completion of the exam is required. You can sign up to take the exam when you register. The current exam fee is $95.

There is no time limit for the completion of the exam and the certification is good for a two-year period once you have successfully completed the 100 question exam at 80% proficiency. Once a student is enrolled, a hard copy of the exam, answer sheet, directions, and a privacy statement letter will be mailed to you.

We will mail successful students a certificate of completion.

This course is ideal for those who wish to maximize their proficiency in designing letter-size and flat-size mail to meet USPS® standards and obtain certification as a Mail Design Professional.

The course includes:

  • Postal addressing standards
  • Classes of mail and processing categories
  • Intelligent Mail® and package barcode format and print specifications
  • Designing automation letters and flats (tabbing, polywrap, deflection, flexibility, etc.)
  • Reply mail (Business, Courtesy, Meter, Permit Reply and Merchandise Return Service)
  • Address Information products and Move Update
  • Learners will also receive information on design standards for:
  • Customized Market Mail
  • Repositionable Notes
  • Election Mail Logos
  • Privately Printed Labels
  • Reusable Envelopes

Questions? Contact:

Free
 
Jul 17, 2020

Baseball Outing

Location: BB&T Ballpark

Greater Charlotte Postal Customer Council Hosts:
Fun, Food, & Baseball!

Friday, July 17th, 2020

BB&T Ballpark
6 PM Dinner
7 PM Game

 

Join us in cheering on the Charlotte Knights from the Diamonds Direct Luxury Suite

buffetTwo-Hour Buffet and Carving Station

Network with others in the mailing industry

* Limited Seating *

Registration: $55

 

$ 55.00
Oct 15, 2020

Lunch & Learn

Location: Classic Graphics

October - FREE! Lunch & Learn

TOPIC: to be determined

October 15, 2020
11:30 - 1:30 PM

Join us for this FREE Lunch & Learn!

Classic Graphics
8335 Classic Dr.
Charlotte, NC 28262

Keynote Speaker: to be determined

Questions? Contact:
Jessica Dew - 704-393-4547
Lynn Taylor - 704-393-4438

Free
Dec 4, 2020

2020 Holiday Luncheon

Greater Charlotte PCC Holiday Luncheon

Friday, December 4th 2020
11 AM - 1:30 PM

Charlotte Motor Speedway - Speedway Club
5555 Concord Pkwy S.
Concord, NC 28027

Only $50!

 

SPONSORSHIP LEVELS:
Luncheon Sponsors (2) - $500
Speaker Sponsor (1) - $500
Ornament Sponsor (1) - $250

SPEAKER: to be determined

toys for tots christmasBring an unwrapped toy for donation to support the U.S. Marine Corps’ annual Toys-for-Tots campaign.

$ 50.00

USPS National & North Carolina News

News from USPS National and USPS North Carolina region.
05/29/2020 11:27
WASHINGTON, DC — Today the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) released a letter that is being sent to local and state election officials and state party officials around the country. This letter highlights key aspects of Election Mail delivery processes — and ways to help educate the public on what to expect when using the mail to vote.
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05/20/2020 14:45
CHARLOTTE, NC — With a nod to the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s, the U.S. Postal Service on May 21 is issuing new postage stamps honoring the lives and legacies of four of the movement’s greatest voices: novelist Nella Larsen; writer, philosopher, educator and arts advocate Alain Locke; bibliophile and historian Arturo Alfonso Schomburg; and poet Anne Spencer.
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05/20/2020 13:48
GREENSBORO, NC — The Postal Service will observe Memorial Day Monday, May 25, 2020. Post Offices will be closed and there will be no mail delivery with the exception of Priority Mail Express, which is available 365 days a year.
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05/20/2020 09:47
WASHINGTON, DC — With a nod to the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s, the U.S. Postal Service on May 21 is issuing new postage stamps honoring the lives and legacies of four of the movement’s greatest voices: novelist Nella Larsen; writer, philosopher, educator and arts advocate Alain Locke; bibliophile and historian Arturo Alfonso Schomburg; and poet Anne Spencer.
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05/18/2020 10:58
GREENSBORO, NC – The Postal Service is inviting customers to participate in Mailbox Improvement Week from May 17-23.
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05/15/2020 10:09
ASHEVILLE, NC – The natural beauty of American gardens is being celebrated by the U.S. Postal Service by issuing stamps that feature gardens ranging from botanical to country estate and municipal gardens. All the gardens featured on the 10 stamps are open to the public. The American Gardens Forever stamps are available for purchase nationwide May 13.
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05/12/2020 09:30
WASHINGTON, DC — The natural beauty of American gardens is being celebrated by the U.S. Postal Service by issuing stamps that feature gardens ranging from botanical to country estate and municipal gardens. All the gardens featured on the 10 stamps are open to the public. The American Gardens Forever stamps are available for purchase nationwide May 13.
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05/08/2020 09:00
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Postal Service reported total revenue of $17.8 billion for the second quarter of fiscal 2020 (January 1, 2020 - March 31, 2020), an increase of $348 million, compared to the same period last year.
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05/06/2020 20:25
WASHINGTON – The Board of Governors of the United States Postal Service today announced its unanimous selection of Louis DeJoy to serve as the 75th Postmaster General of the United States and Chief Executive Officer of the world’s largest postal organization. DeJoy is an accomplished business executive with more than 35 years of experience. As Chairman and CEO of New Breed Logistics, DeJoy spent decades in collaboration with the U.S. Postal Service, Boeing, Verizon, Disney, United Technologies and other public and private companies to provide supply chain logistics, program management and transportation support. He is expected to begin serving in...
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04/08/2020 14:04
CHARLOTTE, NC — COVID-19 has changed many daily routines, but delivering mail and packages is not one of those changes. To help keep the public and employees safe during this time, the Postal Service is adapting delivery procedures to promote social distancing. USPS continues to follow the strategies and measures recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and public health departments.
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