The CMS Foundation raises money to support Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools’ (CMS) highest strategic priorities. Harnessing the power of private investments in education, we seed innovative ideas and... Learn more »
Not all children get the help or love they deserve. Trauma and abuse can seriously damage a child during their critical formative years. Thompson believes fragile, suffering children can be made... Learn more »
Our museum exists to present, preserve and celebrate the art, history and culture of African-Americans and those of African descent through dance, music, visual and literary arts, film, educational... 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 Humane Society of Charlotte believes in working to improve our community by creating new, loving families, and building a world where there are no more homeless and unwanted animals. This is an... Learn more »
Child Care Resources Inc. (CCRI) works to ensure that all children from birth through age 12 have access to quality, affordable early learning and school-age experiences that enable them to succeed... Learn more »
Carolina Refugee Resettlement Agency's (CRRA) main responsibility is assisting refugee arrivals to begin their new lives in the United States. Services by the agency include apartment preparation,... Learn more »
Our purpose is to engage, honor and inspire the Charlotte area’s outstanding teachers and to provide opportunities that further develop their leadership and professional expertise in order to retain... Learn more »
The Junior League of Charlotte, Inc. is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, to developing the potential of women and to improving the community through the effective action... Learn more »
Time Out Youth offers support, advocacy, and opportunities for personal development and social interaction to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth ages 11 – 20.
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We provide comfort items to 11 different NICU's between North and South Carolina. Our first and most contacted hospital is Novant Hemby in Charlotte, NC. We provide Blankets, hats to fit, and... Learn more »
The Mooresville Soup Kitchen connects rescued food with those in need by providing hot meals, food pantry, educational opportunities related to cooking/nutrition, and community resource connections.
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Home Again Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing sustainable, affordable housing and communities with supportive services for the homeless, those who are at risk of becoming... Learn more »
Serving the community since 1949. We are dedicated to providing help to those in need, hope to those in despair and inspiration for others to follow. Our focus is on the displaced and less fortunate.
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Our mission at Children's Home Society of NC is to promote the right of every child to a permanent, safe, and loving family. Through educational programs and family preservation, we strive first and... Learn more »
UMAR's mission is to promote community inclusion, independence and growth for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities through residential, employment and cultural enrichment... Learn more »
Wing Haven Garden & Bird Sanctuary has been a special part of Charlotte since its creation by Elizabeth and Edwin Clarkson in 1927. The gardens, enclosed on all sides by brick walls, encompass... 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 »
McColl Center for Art + Innovation is a contemporary art center and artist residency program dedicated to connecting art and artists with the community. Our exhibitions, open studios, community... Learn more »