Founded in 1949, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society® (LLS) is the world’s largest voluntary health agency dedicated to fighting blood cancer. The LLS mission: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s... Learn more »
Since 1964, Festival in the Park has been bringing good music, good art and good times to Charlotteans and visitors from around the world.
The sounds of "big band music" drift across Freedom Park's... Learn more »
Recently, the Board of Directors for Community Blood Center of the Carolinas and the Board of Directors for OneBlood signed an agreement for CBCC to become part of OneBlood through a merger.... Learn more »
Renaissance West Community Initiative (RWCI's) mission is to promote a collaborative community centered on quality housing, education, health and wellness, and opportunity. Our vision is to end... 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 »
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 »
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 »
Sharing the message of unconditional love, Honor Service Dogs Inc. provides extraordinary golden retrievers to veterans, special needs individuals, those involved in therapy work and other service... Learn more »
FLY (Financial Literacy for Youth) Math Club’s mission is to increase girls’ interest and engagement in math by boosting their academic confidence through authentic learning opportunities using a... Learn more »
Charlotte Rescue Mission helps men and women battling drug addiction. We offer a 120-day residential drug abuse recovery program that empowers individuals to move beyond the cycles of homelessness... Learn more »
Hands for Holly Fund helps local families who are caring for children with a life altering illness or injury by providing financial aide for emergency expenses not covered by insurance. Our vision is... Learn more »
Congregations for Kids (CFK) works to the transform the lives of vulnerable children by providing clear pathways for the Church, small groups and corporate teams to tangibly make a difference.
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The Cops & Barbers Initiative was created in 2015 by Shaun "Lucky " Corbett (Barber) and Garry McFadden (Detective) in the wake of the Mike Brown Shooting as an opportunity to bridge the gap... Learn more »
Children’s Hope Alliance creates hope for hurting children and families in three ways: healing the hurt, providing a safe home and encouraging a healthy start. We have a long history of child... Learn more »
Our mission is to provide compassionate, dependable care and opportunities for high-quality living to those with intellectual developmental disabilities and delicate medical conditions through... Learn more »
At CFC we recruit, license, train, and supervise family foster homes to provide out-of-home placements for children who have been abused and/or neglected. We work hard to advocate for the needs of... Learn more »
The American Lung Association saves lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through education, advocacy and research. Over 33 million people suffer from lung disease, whether it... 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 »