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 »
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 »
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 »
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.
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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 »
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 »
Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy is a champion for those in need. We believe everyone deserves legal assistance when basic needs are on the line. No one should be denied legal help just because... 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 »
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 »
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 »
CrownKeepers exists to sustain the arts and creative culture in Charlotte. We do this in a number of ways including: providing art and trade-based education to those lacking creative opportunities... 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 »
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 »
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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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 »
CDGI's community improvement programs equip clients with the skillsets necessary to build their own pond, learn how to fish, and feed themselves for generations, because CDGI is committed to changing... 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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »