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 »
Advocate for and create upward mobility of ‘at promise’ youth, young adults, and families by developing pathways to livable income through workforce development, healthy living, and affordable... Learn more »
LOCI sponsors projects that harness the creativity of local residents to create stronger, healthier, and more vibrant communities. We do this by providing funding to individuals—the LOCI fellows—who... Learn more »
We create engaged and exciting learning opportunities by implementing aquaponics gardening programs in schools, institutions, and communities of need.
Nonprofit is filed under "101 Gardens" but we "... Learn more »
To equip our youth to fulfill their purpose and destiny through character education, encouragement, motivation and support. To empower and educate them to express themselves through arts , crafts and... Learn more »
Did you know that no one has the right to an attorney in civil legal matters and those who cannot afford representation are forced to navigate a complicated legal system alone even when basic human... Learn more »
In operation since 1963, the Charlotte Area Fund (CAF) is a non-profit organization and the designated community action agency for Mecklenburg County whose:
Mission is to identify and address poverty... 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 »
IC-Puerto Nuevo is a Faith Filled Christian Ministry serving as Ambassadors to the Hispanic Community here in Charlotte, NC and surrounding areas. We provide early childhood learning development and... Learn more »
We are a nonprofit tool lending program that provides charitable organizations with year-round access to an inventory of tools. Access to ToolBank tools eliminates the need for agencies to incur the... 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 CROP Hunger Walk is a poverty fighting organization that honors the call to improve the quality of life of people suffering from poverty and hunger. We educate, inspire and empower the... Learn more »
Carolina Farm Trust is a non-profit organization dedicated to assisting local farms with funds, land, and sustainable energy to compete with corporate farming. Our mission is to overcome the rapidly... Learn more »
Food Connection collects fresh, unserved, surplus meals from restaurants, caterers and institutions and delivers the meals to local nonprofits who feed the hungry in order to reduce food waste and... Learn more »
We start with a nourishing meal served with dignity and foster community and a path to hope for those facing hunger in their daily lives through our programs, celebrations and experiences –... Learn more »
Our mission is to provide affordable housing to alleviate homelessness and human suffering. supportive onsite services.
Our vision is to develop and operate permanent supportive housing for men,... Learn more »
Loaves & Fishes fights hunger in our community by providing a week's worth of nutritionally balanced groceries for families and individuals who are experiencing a short-term crisis. Through a... Learn more »
We are excited that Urban Ministry Center and Men’s Shelter of Charlotte have officially merged. You will continue to see our identities separate or co-branded until a final identity for our new... Learn more »