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OUR COMMUNITY WIDE GIVING CAMPAIGNS

SHARE Charlotte believes the rising tide lifts all boats, and there is tremendous power in Charlotte’s nonprofit community coming together to celebrate their impact and communicate their needs as part of one loud, community-wide conversation about good.


Presented by Wells Fargo and powered by SHARE Charlotte, #GivingTuesdayCLT is Charlotte’s local response to the global GivingTuesday movement. It is an unprecedented collaboration of hundreds of Charlotte nonprofits as well as corporations, local businesses, community organizations and individuals coming together through good. #GivingTuesdayCLT has influenced more than $27M in gifts to Mecklenburg County nonprofits and inspired over 20,000 new donors. 

On May 5, 2020 SHARE also lead Charlotte's response to #GivingTuedayNow, a global day of giving to respond to the COVID-19 crisis - learn more here

View the results: 201920182017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014.
Watch the video recaps: 2018 | 20172016

SHARE Charlotte’s Give Shop® is an online marketplace that consolidates hundreds of Charlotte nonprofits’ Amazon wish lists, making it easy for our Charlotte neighbors to “shop for good” and purchase the items nonprofits need most to run their businesses and programs. Donations of tangible items helps nonprofits save operational dollars, and giving back in this way allows our Charlotte neighbors a unique, fun and easy way to give. Annually, Shop for GOOD, presented by Bank of America, encourages the Charlotte community to give back by purchasing the tangible items that nonprofits need most from their Amazon wish lists, which can all be found in our proprietary Give Shop®! Items get shipped directly to the nonprofit's door, and donors know exactly where their money is going. See the results: 2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015

Wish List Wednesday, also presented by Bank of America, complements SHARE Charlotte’s annual Shop for GOOD campaign, serving as a reminder to our community that nonprofits need supplies to stay up and running 365 days a year. Wish List Wednesday allows SHARE Charlotte to highlight timely needs of local nonprofit partners throughout the calendar year. Read more here!

 

 

DO GOOD Week, powered annually by Duke Energy, was created to highlight local volunteer needs during National Volunteer Week and to rally our community to DO GOOD by giving their time. View past results: 2020 | 2019 | 2018

DO GOOD Week’s signature event, VolunBEERing™, provides our neighbors with the chance to complete hands-on volunteer projects for 20+ different local nonprofits all in one place while they enjoy Charlotte’s hoppin’ brewery scene. See VolunBEERing™ in action!

 

Our Nonprofit Partners

SHARE Charlotte partners with more than 400 local nonprofits and provides them with a free platform and even playing field to share information about their organization as well as ways for the Charlotte community to engage with them. Are you a 501(c)3 that serves Mecklenburg County? Apply to be a partner, here!

We Offer Valuable Programming Through SHARE SHINE™

Ever since SHARE Charlotte created a more powerful way to connect nonprofits with volunteers and funders, it’s continued to find ways to support nonprofits and meet their evolving needs. Committed to helping these organizations do the greatest possible good in our community, now SHARE is introducing a new opportunity for nonprofit involvement: SHARE SHINE™.

SHARE SHINE™ gives our nonprofit partners exclusive access to SHARE Charlotte’s nonprofit programming including SHARE-a-Latte’s (intentional networking coffee and conversation), business development workshops (featuring special guest instructors from a variety of industries), and discounted SHAREd Services.

Already SHARE Charlotte partner? To learn more or sign up for SHINE™contact Caroline today!



We Prepare Them For Community-Wide Giving Campaigns

We create marketing resources, partnership and media opportunities, and host events so our nonprofit partners can best promote themselves as part of these larger community conversations. (See campaigns above).

We Amplify Their Needs

- IN THE MEDIA
We are proud to invite our local nonprofit partners to join us for several media segments each month!

- ON SOCIAL MEDIA
We promote and share the GOOD stuff our local nonprofit partners have going on daily through our social media channels, so if you don’t have time to follow 460+ handles you can start by following ours! We are @shareclt on Twitter, @sharecharlotte on Facebook and @sharecharlotte on Instagram!

- IN OUR NEWSLETTERS
Each week, our Sunday SHARE newsletter offers our Charlotte neighbors different opportunities to Do GOOD, Shop for GOOD, and attend GOOD Events hosted by our local nonprofit partners. Subscribe to Sunday SHARE today! Are you a local business? Subscribe to SHAREd Impact that has tailored content for Charlotte's business community.

We Help Them DO GOOD Work!

We offer our nonprofit partners a place to post their open, paid job opportunities called DO GOOD Work.  Visit sharecharlotte.org/dogoodwork to view available opportunities, and contact Caroline to add your open opportunities to this job board today! 

SHARE Charlotte Spotlight Series - #SpotlightOnCLT


 

SHARE’s Spotlight Series, #SpotlightOnCLT, is a content series that explores an important local issue or topic each month through the lens of SHARE Charlotte’s 460+ nonprofit partners, highlighting how their work is strengthening Mecklenburg County and the many opportunities the Charlotte community has to be part of the solution. The goal of the Spotlight Series is a more informed, compassionate and engaged city. #SpotlightOnCLT is proudly presented by the Amy and Brian France Foundation!

Check out GOOD reads from past Spotlight Series: 2019 | 2018 | 2017

Business Info

SHARE Charlotte is a 501(c)3. Want to partner with us? Check out all the ways to support our work in our media kit aka “Do GOOD Doc” at the bottom of our media page!


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