GreenLight Fund Charlotte

Year Founded
Local Leader/Exec. Director
Carrie Cook
Main Address

1776 Statesville Ave.
Suite 101-19
Charlotte, NC 28206
United States

What We Do
GreenLight Charlotte applies the model of the six other GreenLight sites, aiming to transform the lives of children and families in high-poverty urban areas by creating a consistent annual process to: • Identify critical gaps • Import innovative, entrepreneurial programs that can have a significant, measurable impact and • Galvanize local support to help programs reach and sustain impact in the new city
Interesting Info
  • GreenLight has launched 20 organizations since 2004 in their sites, scaling the most successful solutions into new cities.
  • Over 56,000 families were served in 2017 across GreenLight communities, with an average increase of 40% in individuals served from year-to-year.
  • GreenLight Charlotte is assisted in its funding decisions by a board of 28 advisors, made up of community members from all walks of life.
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