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... Learn more »
GenerationNation develops a new generation of civic leaders.
Through GenerationNation, students build civic literacy, social capital, and civic leadership from an early age. Programs include... Learn more »
ECAC is dedicated to empowering families and improving lives, particularly for North Carolina families raising children ages 0 to 26 with disabilities. We are an organization by parents for parents.
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Open Streets 704 is a series of Charlotte events that will literally open a length of city streets for an afternoon just for people!
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Sol Nation is dedicated to closing the green gap by exposing along with reducing, the difference between the desire of BIPOC communities to build, as well as live in sustainable, regenerative... Learn more »
TreesCharlotte is a public/private nonprofit collaboration to grow, diversify and steward the city’s iconic urban forest. Trained volunteers and science-based programs teach residents about the value... Learn more »
Since 2002, Classroom Central has provided free school supplies to area students in need. Supporting 127,000 students across six school districts, our team provides everything from notebooks and... Learn more »
La Coalición is an immigrant rights organization that is pioneering a model for 21st century democracy building and inclusive community engagement in North Carolina -- a region that has never before... Learn more »
Bikin’ Dads Adventures was founded to work with area fathers, families and communities from around the region. Our goal is to provide outreach opportunities with hopes to “build stronger... Learn more »
Charlotte Is Creative develops programs and initiatives designed to break the Charlotte mold and re-make it with creativity – into a city that draws people in, excites them, and inspires them to... Learn more »
The Anne Springs Close Greenway is a 2,100 acre nature preserve that allows individuals in the Greater Charlotte region to engage in conservation through educational, recreational events and programs... Learn more »
At Raise a Child of the Carolinas is an organization built on the constructs of diversity and inclusion. We believe that children are the very essence of the future, and we take great pride in... Learn more »
On March 12, 1997, internationally revered humanitarian and Nobel Laureate for Peace, Elie Wiesel spoke “Against Indifference” to over 23,000 students and adults in Charlotte. So inspired was he by... Learn more »
The Y is a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community by connecting all people to their potential, purpose and each other. Working locally, we focus on empowering young people, improving... Learn more »
CrownKeepers exists to influence and sustain the arts and creative culture in Charlotte, North Carolina. Our mission is to reinvigorate the artistic vision, scope and impact of black artists, as well... Learn more »
YWCA Central Carolinas is on a mission to eliminate racism, empower women and promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all people. YWCA Central Carolinas supports more than 250 youth from... Learn more »
The Life Outreach Restoration Center is a place of refuge, restoration, and revitalization. We strive to assist the surrounding communities with life resources such as food, clothing, and housing... Learn more »
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Food Policy Council exists to advocate for policies that build a sustainable, equitable and healthy local food system. The goals of our council are to enhance the health of... Learn more »
We encourage students to develop the essential life and social skills that will make them leaders of tomorrow. Our efforts change the lives of underprivileged children and give them hope to do... Learn more »