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 »
The Life Outreach Restoration Center is a place of refuge, restoration, and revitalization. We strive to assist the surrounding communities with life resources such as food, clothing, and housing... Learn more »
We are an organization by parents for parents. ECAC is dedicated to empowering families and improving lives, particularly for North Carolina families raising children ages 0 to 26 with disabilities.
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ACE Mentor's mission is to engage, excite and enlighten high school students to pursue careers in architecture, engineering and construction through mentoring and to support their continued... Learn more »
Reading Partners empowers students to succeed in reading and in life by recruiting and training community volunteers to provide one-on-one literacy tutoring. We work with under-resourced elementary... 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 »
YWCA Central Carolinas is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all. YWCA supports more than 360 youth from fragile communities, as... Learn more »
Our mission is to educate the community about the court system and to advocate, support and advance its needs and interests.
We develop programming to address the deficits in the public’s... 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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
Open Streets 704 powered by BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina is a commitment to building community that extends beyond a 4-hour event on a Sunday afternoon. Our goal is to get people to fall in... Learn more »
We encourage students to develop the essential life and social skills that will make them leaders of tomorrow. Our efforts change the lives of underprivileged children and give them hope to do... 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 »