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 »
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 Y is the nation’s leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. We believe strong communities are possible only when... 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 »
Did you know that no one has the right to an attorney in civil legal matters and those who cannot afford representation are forced to navigate a complicated legal system alone even when basic human... Learn more »
IMPACT OF COVID-19 - SPECIFIC RESPONSE AND NEEDS:
The ToolBank is here to support the community. Our tools and equipment are available to all organizations providing critical services during this... Learn more »
Girl Scouts is the world's preeminent organization dedicated solely to girls where, in an accepting and nurturing environment, girls build character and skills for success in the real world. In... 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 »
WFAE 90.7 is a major source of news and information for the Charlotte region and one of the country’s leading public radio stations. WFAE reaches over 200,000 listeners each week and offers a broad... Learn more »
Girls Rock Charlotte teaches youth the confidence and compassion to rock their voice - standing up for themselves and for each other.
Our summer camps help girls and gender diverse youth ages 8-18... 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 »
Our mission is to educate the community about the court system and to advocate, support and advance its needs and interests.
We develop programming to address the deficits in the public’s... 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 »
CrownKeepers exists to sustain the arts and creative culture in Charlotte. We do this in a number of ways including: providing art and trade-based education to those lacking creative opportunities... Learn more »
The USO of NC strengthens America’s military service members by keeping them connected to family, home & country; offering education, wellness, transition assistance & resiliency programs.... Learn more »
Open Charlotte provides a platform for civic-minded residents to engage with local government and community organizations to improve services and address challenges in our communities.
We believe... 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 »
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 »
Dream Chasers is a youth development program that exists to empower kids to overcome their obstacles and chase their dreams. We serve boys and girls in 3-5 grade through various programming options... Learn more »