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SHARE Charlotte Kicks Off Annual Promotion Encouraging Community to Shop for GOOD

Written by Nicole Copsis    on July 13, 2020    in

SHARE Charlotte Kicks Off Annual Promotion Encouraging Community to Shop for GOOD
Shop for GOOD runs Sunday, July 12- Sunday, July 19

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 13, 2020

(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) – Shop for GOOD, presented by Bank of America, encourages the community to shop for the tangible items local nonprofits need most to run their programs and businesses which can be found in SHARE Charlotte’s Give Shop®- an online marketplace that consolidates hundreds of local nonprofits’ Amazon wish lists. 

SHARE Charlotte Announces 2020 Board of Directors

May 11, 2020    in


SHARE CHARLOTTE ANNOUNCES 2020 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Diverse Mix of Business and Community Leaders Will Help Take Eight-Year-Old Organization To The Next Level 

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (5/11/20) – SHARE Charlotte, a one-stop shop for connecting with 400+ Mecklenburg County nonprofits, today announced its 2020 Board of Directors that includes six returning members and three new additions.

“We’ve been very intentional about board size, roles, growth and fit,” said Colleen Brannan, SHARE Charlotte 2020 Board Chair. “Each new and returning board member has a specific skill set SHARE Charlotte needs, a rock star record of volunteerism and passion for community engagement.”

The ​​​​​​​Amy and Brian France Help Shine a Spotlight on Mecklenburg County Nonprofits - and YOU Can Help Them Give Away $60K in 2020

February 3, 2020    in

 

The Amy and Brian France Help Shine a Spotlight on Mecklenburg County Nonprofits -
and YOU Can Help Them Give Away $60K in 2020


Written By Michelle Boudin

SHARE Charlotte Introduces Wish List Wednesday in Partnership with Bank of America

Written by Nicole Copsis    on January 27, 2020    in

 

Put your Amazon habit to GOOD use every Wednesday in 2020 by shopping each week on Wish List Wednesday, proudly presented by Bank of America.

Bank of America has teamed up again with SHARE Charlotte, this time to bring more frequent and consistent opportunities to the Charlotte community to give back every Wednesday by shopping for the items local nonprofits need most from their Amazon wish lists which can be found in SHARE Charlotte’s proprietary Give Shop®.

And The Award Goes To....Announcing #BizGivesCLT 2019 Award Winners!

Written by Nicole Copsis    on December 12, 2019    in


On December 12th, Charlotte Business Journal, in partnership with SHARE Charlotte, hosted their first event dedicated to celebrating local philanthropy, #BizGivesCLT! The event was created to recognize companies that supported local nonprofits in big, bold and creative ways on #GivingTuesdayCLT (Dec. 3, 2019). 

#BizGivesCLT took place at the Wells Fargo Atrium and brought together Charlotte’s for-profit and nonprofit business communities alike to award this year's winners. Check out who took home the award in each of the five categories below! 

Most Generous Financial Gift: St. Mark’s Lutheran Church for their financial donation to RunningWorks

#GivingTuesdayCLT 2019 Press Release- December 2nd

Written by Nicole Copsis    on November 30, 2019    in

#GivingTuesdayCLT Invites Charlotte to Do Good this Giving Season

Charlotte celebrates six years of #GivingTuesdayCLT!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 2, 2019 

(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) - Tomorrow (Dec 3) is #GivingTuesdayCLT, Charlotte’s local celebration of the global GivingTuesday movement.  Presented for a fourth consecutive year by Wells Fargo, #GivingTuesdayCLT invites Charlotteans to come together and give back to the Mecklenburg County nonprofit community and support local, social good. Want to join the movement and give now? Head over to GivingTuesdayCLT.org!

Google Fiber Celebrates 5 Years of Supporting #GivingTuesdayCLT

Written by Nicole Copsis    on November 27, 2019    in


Google Fiber has supported #GivingTuesdayCLT for the past four years and we are so grateful to have them on board again for their fifth year as an Official Partner! To learn more about Google Fiber and how they give GOOD to CLT in addition to amplifying #GivingTuesdayCLT, read this quick Q & A with Government and Community Affairs Manager for Google Fiber, Jess George:

Why did Google Fiber decide to sponsor #GivingTuesdayCLT again this year?

Lowe's Helps Build a Stronger CLT

Written by Nicole Copsis    on November 27, 2019    in

More than likely, you've shopped at a Lowe's Home Improvement, and while they are top of mind for DIY projects and all of your household needs, there is so much more to this company than their brick and morter locations that keep your projects moving forward. Lowe's does an incredible amount of GOOD for the Charlotte community and we couldn't wait to SHARE with you the ways that they help to build a stronger Charlotte in addition to their support of #GivingTuesdayCLT. Check out this quick Q & A to learn more:
 
  1. We recently learned that Lowe’s has updated its community focus areas, zeroing in on safe, affordable housing and skilled trades. Why these areas of focus?

SummerSHARE 2018 Results Press Release

Written by Nicole Copsis    on July 31, 2018    in


SHARE Charlotte’s SummerSHARE Results in $65K Impact for Local Organizations 

In seven days, Charlotte purchased 4,581 items for local nonprofits

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 31, 2018

(CHARLOTTE, N.C.): Earlier this month, Charlotte came together to shop online for the tangible goods local nonprofits need most this summer as part of SHARE Charlotte’s fourth annual SummerSHARE. In just seven days, SummerSHARE inspired the purchase of 4,581 items for 86 local nonprofit organizations.  Along with several cash donations, this resulted in a $65K impact!  Visit summershare.org to view the results. 

SummerSHARE 2018 Press Release

Written by Nicole Copsis    on July 15, 2018    in

 

SHARE Charlotte’s SummerSHARE Heats Up During a High Time of Need

Local organization encourages the donation of tangible goods to 200+ nonprofits
 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 16, 2018

(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) – SHARE Charlotte’s 4th annual SummerSHARE, Presented by Bank of America, kicks off today and will run through July 22. This week-long promotion encourages Charlotteans to “Shop for Good” by purchasing the tangible items nonprofits need to run their businesses and programs. Charlotte residents can shop SHARE’s proprietary Give Shop® and buy Wish List items for hundreds of organizations that serve Mecklenburg County.

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