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 »
We believe that with the right resources and support, anyone can be a successful entrepreneur. The foundation provides free entrepreneurship educational resources, with the goal of helping people... Learn more »
The Nest Academy’s vision is to change the lives of our refugee, immigrant and under privileged students to overcome educational barriers and obstacles in an environment that gives them... 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 »
Smart Start of Mecklenburg County has the sole mission of ensuring that every child in our county enters kindergarten healthy and ready to learn. Smart Start provides funding for programs in health,... 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 »
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 »
The CMS Foundation is the official nonprofit partner for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS), raising money to support the district’s highest strategic priorities. Harnessing the power of private... Learn more »
Boys to Men Foundation strives to give young men between the ages of 9-17 constant, positive male role models, effective relationships, community involvement, interactive teachers, open communication... 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 »
Promising Pages is a nonprofit organization that collects new and donated books and shares them with children living in the Charlotte Area Book Desert: those with few, if any, books at home. Our... Learn more »
Our mission is to a build community of male educators of color who provide a profound additional impact on boys of color.
Our vision is to retain educators who dismantle the cradle to prison pipeline... Learn more »
Our purpose is to engage, honor and inspire the Charlotte area’s outstanding teachers to promote the engaged retention of these outstanding educators in the profession. Teachers will share best... Learn more »
Freedom School Partners promotes the long-term success of children by preventing summer learning loss through igniting a passion for reading and inspiring a love of learning.
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We use the latest technology and techniques to discover what works in education and foster learning at all stages of life in our rapidly changing world. Technology Philanthropy is the philosophy that... Learn more »
KIPP Charlotte is a free, open-enrollment, college-preparatory public charter school serving over 850 students in grades K-8 and 650 high school and college alumni. KIPP Charlotte serves communities... Learn more »
The Foundation For Tomorrow‘s mission is to secure quality education and emotional support for orphaned and vulnerable children so that they may reach their full potential and thrive in their... Learn more »
Pineville Neighbors Place was established in 2016 and is serving a huge need. Even though Pineville is a growing and trendy community, there are a huge number of working poor who need help. According... Learn more »
UMBA Bright Stars-Beyond the School Day, provides excellent K-5 after school and summer camp programs that assist every child to become proficient readers and mathematics “Stars.” Every child is... Learn more »
Our mission is to enlist, develop and mobilize as many as possible of our nation's most promising future leaders to grow and strengthen the movement for educational equity. One milestone we must work... Learn more »