Jen Tota McGivney
Jen Tota McGivney

Jen Tota McGivney

Jen has written about Charlotte for a decade: its people, its history, its food – what changes in this fast-growing city and what persists through it all. Her bylines include Our State Magazine, Charlotte Magazine, and SUCCESS Magazine. She's a member of the American Society of Journalists and Authors and the Association of Health Care Journalists. Follow her on LinkedIn, Twitter, and at
This year, about 225 artists from 30 states will represent 11 different media, including the art of watercolor, of jewelry design, of woodwork, and of ceramics.
How does a Greco-Roman wrestler train amid social distancing restrictions? Creatively.
Last year, we planted gardens to help our own food shortages. This year, let's plant to help others.
Charlotte's only Black swim club creates a close-knit community of women.
A College Farm and Community Food Pantry Fused Two Pandemic Problems Into One Beautiful Solution.