The American Cancer Society is the nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and... Learn more »
The Learning Collaborative is a comprehensive preschool program with hands-on involvement between teachers, students, families, patrons and the community. Providing transportation, hot meals, speech... Learn more »
Established 52 years ago, the Davidson Community Players has earned a reputation for excellence. Recognized as the 2011 Community Theatre of the Year by the North Carolina Theatre Conference, this... Learn more »
You may be familiar with our Founder and President, DeAngelo Williams, former running back of the Carolina Panthers and the Pittsburgh Steelers, who started The DeAngelo Williams Foundation in 2006... 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 »
Right Moves for Youth's (RMFY) mission is to provide students with the resources and guidance to graduate high school with a plan for future success. RMFY is a school-based, youth development and... Learn more »
In an effort to erase the impact of homelessness on academic performance, A Child’s Place provides immediate, emergency services and referrals to children and their families in the midst of crisis.... 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.
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The Mission of WINGS for Kids is to equip at-risk kids with the social and emotional skills to succeed in school, stay in school, and thrive in life. We envision a world where there is equity in... Learn more »
Currently, 2 states across the nation have a high school graduation rate of 80% for boys of color. Study’s show that when boys of color have male educators of color, they are more likely to graduate... Learn more »
Read a Book, Earn a Book is a student-centered literacy program offering one-on-one support for 2nd Graders in Charlotte. Commitment is just 1 hr/wk at the school and time that works best for you!
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Our mission is to prepare high-performing, under-resourced students to enter, excel in, and graduate from college so they can be full participants in society.
We provide comprehensive and targeted... Learn more »
Teen City Stage trains and nurtures aspiring artists who want to further their career goals by pursuing higher education in the arts and those who seek the arts as inspiration. Students are mentored... Learn more »
BTEP utilizes the athletic platform in providing under-served sports programs with new equipment, while addressing the socioeconomic needs and emotional health of our communities through education,... Learn more »
KIPP Charlotte is a free, open-enrollment, college-preparatory public charter school serving nearly 800 students in grades K-8 and 600 high school and college alumni. KIPP Charlotte serves... Learn more »
JDRF is dedicated to finding a cure for type 1 diabetes. We are the largest charitable funder of diabetes research worldwide and we raise the majority of our funds through events such as Walks, Galas... Learn more »
The Schiele Museum of Natural History is an educational facility open to the public 361 days a year. The museum displays high quality exhibits on the natural history and natural science of North... Learn more »
To provide an escape to the island where others can embrace life’s adventures by growing relationships through the environments of summer camp, retreats and adventure programs that revitalize spirit... Learn more »
We provide educational opportunities for low-income children and families to improve the quality of their lives.
Bethlehem Center focuses on four priorities in our service delivery:
1. Early... Learn more »
The mission and purpose of Junior Achievement (JA) is to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy with an end result of empowering young people to own their economic success... Learn more »