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The Golden LEAF Foundation Local Government Training Initiative is open to municipal and county governments located in Tier One counties across the state as specified by the North Carolina Department of Commerce 2020, 2021, and 2022 County Distress Rankings.

The current list of eligible counties includes:

  • Alexander
  • Anson
  • Beaufort
  • Bertie
  • Bladen
  • Burke
  • Caldwell
  • Caswell
  • Cherokee
  • Chowan
  • Cleveland
  • Columbus
  • Cumberland
  • Duplin
  • Edgecombe
  • Graham
  • Greene
  • Halifax
  • Hertford
  • Hoke
  • Hyde
  • Jones
  • Lenoir
  • Martin
  • Mitchell
  • Nash
  • Northampton
  • Onslow
  • Pasquotank
  • Perquimans
  • Pitt
  • Randolph
  • Richmond
  • Robeson
  • Rockingham
  • Rowan
  • Rutherford
  • Sampson
  • Scotland
  • Swain
  • Tyrrell
  • Vance
  • Warren
  • Washington
  • Wayne
  • Wilkes
  • Wilson