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The Relatives

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Year Founded:
1974
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Trish Hobson
Main Address:
119 E 8th St
Charlotte, NC 28202
Crisis Center
1100 East Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28203

What We Do

The Relatives is a system of resources that helps children and youth find shelter and support. Our Youth Crisis Center, On Ramp Resource Center and Housing programs keep kids safe and families together.

The Relatives serves as the Safe Place agency for Mecklenburg County and the surrounding area, partnering with local businesses to ensure young people in need have access to immediate help and supportive resources.

IMPACT OF COVID-19 - SPECIFIC NEEDS:

How You Can Help:
Over these next few critical weeks, would you consider helping us by either funding a meal for our youth or consider purchasing item(s) from our Wish List, the links are provided below:

• Provide a meal: DoorDash/Postmates/UberEats gift cards (can be purchased on Amazon and
emailed to us at info@therelatives.org)
• Purchase Wish List items: See our Amazon Wish List below, and a full list of our needs at
https://therelatives.org/make-a-difference/needs-list/.

Interesting Info

The Relatives Crisis Center is the only youth crisis center in Mecklenburg County.
On Ramp is a resource center that helps young adults 16-24 transition to successful adulthood.
The Relatives has 685+ Safe Place partner sites in and around Mecklenburg County.

Give Shop® Wish List

Volunteer Opportunities

Drop off a meal/ Have a meal delivered
Repeats every day until Thu Apr 30 2020.
Monday, April 6, 2020 (All day)
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Provide a meal with a DoorDash/UberEats/Postmates gift card
Repeats every day until Thu Apr 30 2020.
Monday, April 6, 2020 - 3:15pm
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Hosting a Life Skills Workshop
Repeats every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday until Thu Dec 31 2020.
Friday, May 1, 2020 - 12:00pm
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Bring/Make dinner with the kids!
Repeats every week on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until Fri Dec 31 2021.
Friday, May 1, 2020 - 5:30pm
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Breakfast With The Relatives 2020 - Set Up Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 12:00pm Read more »

Upcoming Events

The Relatives' Volunteer Orientation April 15, 2020 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Meet the Relatives May 6, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
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The Relatives' Volunteer Orientation May 20, 2020 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
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Meet the Relatives June 3, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
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The Relatives' Volunteer Orientation June 17, 2020 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Meet the Relatives July 1, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
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The Relatives' Volunteer Orientation July 15, 2020 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
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Meet the Relatives August 5, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
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The Relatives' Volunteer Orientation August 19, 2020 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Meet the Relatives September 2, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
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The Relatives' Volunteer Orientation September 16, 2020 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
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Meet the Relatives October 7, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
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The Relatives' Volunteer Orientation October 21, 2020 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Meet the Relatives November 4, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
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The Relatives' Volunteer Orientation November 18, 2020 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
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Meet the Relatives December 2, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
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