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 »
We are bringing to Charlotte a famous, NATIONAL campaign that will reach YOUR FAVORITE CLT restaurants. The Ocean-Friendly-Restaurant program is open to all ages and requires very little time... Learn more »
The Student Hunger Drive is a unique non-profit organization founded in Davenport, Iowa in 1986 to engage high school students in service learning projects that benefit the community. With chapters... Learn more »
Healthy Charlotte Alliance advocates for a healthier Charlotte-Mecklenburg Community by providing grants to community organizations that positively impact health.
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The Charlotte Master Chorale (CMC) embraces the power of choral music to illuminate, uplift and inspire the lives of the people who hear it and perform it.
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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 »
HopeLKN exists to bring HOPE to our community by partnering with local charities and non-profits who are making a difference in the Lake Norman Area. We do this by raising awareness of these... Learn more »
We provide complimentary transportation for breast cancer patients to Dr. appts, to get medicine and to run light errands. We stay with patients during their appointments.
We are patient advocates,... Learn more »
Ace & TJ’s Grin Kids is dedicated to enriching the lives of terminally ill or chronically disabled children. Each year, we invite qualified children between the ages of 5 to 12 and their families... Learn more »
Buddy/Mentor, Inc began in the fall of 1994 with eight adult mentors working with eight students that Kim Bohannon taught at Barnum Elementary school in the Bridgeport, CT east side. Today, 24 years... 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 »
YDI exists so that one day every disadvantaged adolescent youth will have access to quality after school programs that provide structure, skill-building and social-capital building opportunities year... 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 »
Our mission is to uplift under-served children in West Charlotte and bridge the gaps in their lives by enriching their physical, mental, and spiritual development. We aim to unite communities,... Learn more »
Fathers United Inc desires to eliminate paternal alienation and fatherlessness by increasing awareness, assistance, and networking to drastically increase the participation of all fathers in every... Learn more »
Our goal is to fight obesity in the community by providing a location to walk, run and workout at a secluded outdoor location. We are also working towards affordable housing for low income families... 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 »
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 »
Safe Alliance provides hope and healing to those impacted by domestic violence and sexual assault. We help people build safe, healthy relationships through a continuum of services including emergency... Learn more »
Joedance Film Festival, founded in 2010 in memory of Joe Restaino, raises funds and awareness of rare pediatric cancers, specifically sarcomas, blastomas and brain tumors, for research and clinical... Learn more »