AFS's mission is to create a more just and peaceful world by providing international and intercultural learning experiences to individuals, families, schools, and communities through a global... Learn more »
In operation since 1963, the Charlotte Area Fund (CAF) is a non-profit organization and the designated community action agency for Mecklenburg County whose:
Mission is to identify and address poverty... Learn more »
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 »
Queen City Unity is a nonprofit organization focused on driving equity and equality in Charlotte, NC.
We accomplish this by serving those who are marginalized, community engagement events, assisting... Learn more »
Families Forward Charlotte aims to ease the burden of poverty on children and their families in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. We match struggling, low income families with volunteer mentors (we... Learn more »
The Red Boot Way creates compassionate communities by teaching a practice of intentional communication where self-awareness, connections and trust grow.
We offer Red Boot Way meetings led by trained... Learn more »
We are a nonprofit tool lending program that provides charitable organizations with year-round access to an inventory of tools. Access to ToolBank tools eliminates the need for agencies to incur the... 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 »
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 »
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 »
At the Y, we believe everyone deserves the same opportunities, no matter who you are or where you’re from. That’s why we work tirelessly to close gaps and bridge divides. From early learning to... 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 »
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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 »
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 »
GenerationNation develops a new generation of civic leaders.
GenerationNation programs provide students the opportunity to build civic literacy and leadership from an early age and include Charlotte... Learn more »
SHARE Charlotte connects Charlotte to good! We connect our Charlotte neighbors to good by making it fun and easy to invest in our community at sharecharlotte.org by featuring thousands of ways to... 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 »
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 »
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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The Anne Springs Close Greenway is a 2100 acre nature preserve that allows individuals in the Greater Charlotte region to engage in conservation through educational, recreational events and programs... Learn more »