GardHouse exists to grow and develop college students of color into the next generation of workforce leaders. As Charlotte confronts the upward social mobility crisis and COVID-19 pandemic, a gap... Learn more »
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As a health and human services organization, RunningWorks’ mission in the community is to work with individuals and families who are experiencing homelessness or housing... Learn more »
Advocate for and create upward mobility of ‘at promise’ youth, young adults, and families by developing pathways to livable income through workforce development, healthy living, and affordable... Learn more »
HopeLKN exists to bring HOPE to our community by partnering with local charities and non-profits who are making a difference in the Lake Norman Area. We do this by raising awareness of these... Learn more »
“YDI exists so that every at-risk teenager can graduate high school with a career pathway, a post-secondary education plan and the social-emotional maturity that results in greater self-confidence,... 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 »
Founded in 2001, Campus Pride is proud to call Charlotte home and is the only national Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer or Questioning (LGBTQ) youth organization based in the South. Campus... Learn more »
Our vision is for Charlotte’s Center City to be viable, livable, memorable and sustainable, with modern infrastructure, a tapestry of unique neighborhoods, and a diversity of thriving businesses. We... Learn more »
We are a nonprofit that provides steel toe boots/nonslip shoes to people in transition, so they can get the jobs they need to provide for themselves and their families. A pair of steel toe boots... 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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At Road to Hire, we believe hard work should be met with opportunity. Road to Hire connects under-resourced young adults with onramps to high-earning careers through paid technical training and... Learn more »
CHASF provides post-secondary scholarships, mentoring and career prep workshops & activities to equip students living in low-income housing with the tools they need to achieve success and... 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 »
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 »
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 »
We seek to holistically improve the health of low income areas by opening a full service nonprofit grocery store. It will take a multifaceted approach to deal with poor health, both physical &... 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 »
CCT seeks to strengthen the community by helping those with criminal records and their families navigate paths towards healthy and productive lives.
For more than 40 years, we have provided a... Learn more »
Our mission: To ensure that young people in Mecklenburg County have access to an excellent public education that results in the knowledge, skills, and experiences necessary to lead productive,... Learn more »
Our vision is to see young adults with cognitive disabilities and autism who are ready to enter the work force, live independently and lead self-determined lives. There are more children than you... Learn more »