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 »
Our mission is to provide access to each other and to nature through a network of trails.
The Carolina Thread Trail is a developing regional network of connected greenways, natural surface trails... Learn more »
We create engaged and exciting learning opportunities by implementing aquaponics gardening programs in schools, institutions, and communities of need.
Nonprofit is filed under "101 Gardens" but we "... Learn more »
Carolina Raptor Center ignites imaginations and inspires engagement in the natural world through the exploration and rehabilitation of birds of prey.
Today, the 3/4 mile Raptor Trail is an... Learn more »
The Garden's Mission is to create an inspiring, unforgettable garden experience that instills a love of nature and its beauty. From the peaceful drive as you meander down the road to the Visitors... Learn more »
Located in the heart of Charlotte, North Carolina, Wing Haven provides a natural oasis for reflection and study of its three public gardens. Wing Haven Garden & Bird Sanctuary is rich in Southern... Learn more »
The Surfrider Foundation is dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world’s ocean, waves and beaches through a powerful activist network. The Charlotte Chapter promotes the mission and... Learn more »
Sustain Charlotte is dedicated to educating, engaging and uniting citizens to solve Charlotte’s sustainability challenges. We inspire choices that lead to a healthy, equitable and vibrant community... Learn more »
Carolina Farm Trust's mission is to strengthen local food systems in the Carolinas, from production to consumption. We are dedicated to connecting local food systems stakeholders to ensure the right... Learn more »
Rescue Ranch promotes and provides humane education programs focused on ending pet overpopulation and enhancing the human-animal bond, along with respect for agriculture, the environment, and... Learn more »
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 »
The Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation (CRF) educates and advocates to protect the lakes, rivers and streams of the Catawba-Wateree River basin.
As part of its education focus, CRF educates youth about... 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 »
Since 1945, North Carolina Wildlife Federation has worked for all wildlife and habitat bringing together citizens, outdoor enthusiasts, hunters and anglers, government and industry to protect North... Learn more »
With COVID-19 shuttering Charlotte's schools, teachers are working harder than ever to ensure that our most vulnerable students don't fall further behind.
#GivingTuesdayNow falls on National Teacher... Learn more »
Catawba Lands Conservancy (CLC) is a land trust – a nonprofit, community-based conservation organization that permanently conserves and manages land for public benefit in the Southern Piedmont of... Learn more »
TFKC provides bicycle education programs, access to the bicycle across all socioeconomic classes, and transformative ride experiences for underserved youth while creating a healthy, educational, and... Learn more »
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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!
Taking cues from... Learn more »
Our goal is to fight obesity in the community by providing a location to walk, run and workout at a secluded outdoor location. We are also working towards affordable housing for low income families... Learn more »
Our mission is to inspire a love for plants and nature through programming, classes, and botanical displays. Admission to the Gardens and Greenhouses is always free!
Our volunteer opportunities and... Learn more »