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 »
Girls on the Run inspires 3rd - 8th grade girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. Nearly 50% of GOTR participants... Learn more »
We combine movement instruction with educational & medical expertise, creating new techniques to teach children with disabilities and enhance their quality of life.
Allegro teaches more than 800... Learn more »
The Checkers Charitable Foundation helps fund nonprofits in the Carolinas that focus on promoting the health, character, education and success of children and adolescents.
As the winner of the... Learn more »
Our mission is to promote cardiovascular wellness through prevention, awareness, and partnerships in the Charlotte Mecklenburg area. We focus mainly on cardiovascular wellness and education by... Learn more »
Our mission is to stop the flow of African-Americans and all Americans to prison. Our banner program, the Red Sea Crossings Mentoring and Scholarship program matches trained volunteers who are... Learn more »
We use horses and the love of volunteers to transform lives. Therapeutic horseback riding, outdoor adventures and summer camp programs empower children and adults with special needs to do things they... Learn more »
Special Olympics North Carolina offers year-round sports training and competition for nearly 40,000 children and adults with intellectual disabilities. These athletes inspire greatness through their... Learn more »
IC-Puerto Nuevo is a Faith Filled Christian Ministry serving as Ambassadors to the Hispanic Community here in Charlotte, NC and surrounding areas. We provide early childhood learning development and... Learn more »
Formed in April 2006 by parents that have children with various allergies. Our members include parents of children (from babies to young adults) with life-threatening food, latex and venom allergies... 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 »
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 »
The Mothering Across Continents mission is “Adopting Dreams. Raising Leaders.” Our work, led by women, is focused at the community level, often in places that feel the prolonged negative impact of... Learn more »
The Prodigal Son Foundation (PSF) is committed to strengthening communities and developing productive leaders for the future by empowering, educating and engaging students and families.
Our... Learn more »
Renaissance West Community Initiative (RWCI's) mission is to promote a collaborative community centered on quality housing, education, health and wellness, and opportunity. Our vision is to end... Learn more »
The Women's Impact Fund strengthens communities by maximizing women’s leadership in philanthropy through collective giving, education and engagement. Members pay annual dues of $1,300/year to... Learn more »
ACEing Autism, a volunteer-driven organization, provides the most effective sports-related intervention for children with autism by improving their social skills, motor skills and physical fitness.
Learn more »
Xcel 2 Fitness is a 3-5 grade fitness and character development program that uses the fundamentals of fitness to help develop the character boys need to chase their dreams. This program is way more... Learn more »
Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America, is a volunteer organization that inspires a passion for and commitment to its partnership with the land and people of Israel. We support medical... Learn more »