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Charity NameCodeFederation / GroupDescription
Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Disorders, Eastern Carolina1056CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - Member AgencyWe lead the way to end Alzheimer's and all other dementia—by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support.
Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Disorders, Western Carolina1041CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - Member AgencyThe Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care and support and the largest private, nonprofit funder of Alzheimer’s research.
Alzheimer’s Disease Research, Brightfocus Fndn.1603America's Charities - Member AgencyDriving innovative research worldwide and educating the public about Alzheimer's disease, risk factors, treatments, and coping strategies.
America’s Charities1600America's CharitiesWorking to build strong communities. Addressing needs of children, families, communities by helping employers and employees support our member charities' programs.
AMOREM (formerly Burke/Caldwell Hospice)1540Independent CharityAMOREM is a nonprofit hospice and palliative medicine provider who serves seriously and terminally ill patients in western North Carolina.
Ashe Co. Sharing Center3915Independent CharityThe Ashe Food Pantry's mission is to eliminate hunger in our community by acquiring and distributing food to those who seek aid. We have programs for seniors, children, college students, hospital patients and families.
AuthoraCare Collective3883Independent CharityAuthoraCare empowers people to be active participants in their care enabling them to live on their own terms through support for mind, body, and spirit.
Caswell Center Fndn.2579Independent CharityEnhance the quality of life for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families in eastern North Carolina.
Center for Volunteer Caregiving3520Independent CharityProvide friendly visits, grocery shopping services, transportation to medical appointments and grocery, and caregiver respite to older adults and adults with disabilities living independently using trained volunteers.
Charles House Assoc.1552Independent CharityCharles House Association serves caregiving families dealing with the challenges of aging family members, particularly those with dementia. Charles House operates a Daytime Eldercare Program and two neighborhood Eldercare Homes.
Chatham CARES Community Pharmacy3921Independent CharityCCCP is the only organization that provides free prescriptions to qualifying low income, uninsured, and underinsured clients that meet 200% of the Federal Poverty Level.
Community Housing Solutions, Guilford Co.4067Independent CharityCommunity Housing Solutions’ mission is to make Guilford County homes warmer, drier and safer by providing repairs and ownership opportunities to low-income homeowners.
Cooperative Christian Ministry, Cabarrus Co.4041Independent CharityCCM provides assistance to members of our community experiencing food, financial, or housing crisis. CCM empowers families with resources and education to achieve permanent stability.
Council on Aging, Buncombe Co.390Independent CharityCouncil on Aging of Buncombe County promotes independence, dignity and well-being of adults with a "no wrong door" and person-centered approach to social health, resource navigation, nutrition services, & unbiased health insurance options for aging successfully at home and in community since 1964.
Council on Aging, Chatham Co.3922Independent CharityPromoting the independence and dignity of Chatham County's older adults, helping them remain in their homes as long as possible.
Council on Aging, Pitt Co.3895Independent CharityWe enhance the quality of life for adults by providing access to a wide range of services, programs, and resources that promote healthy living and independence. Partial services include home delivered meals (Meals on Wheels), Medicare counseling, falls prevention, home safety, caregiving support.
Cumberland Co. Coordinating Council Older Adults1413-009United Way of Cumberland Co. - Member AgencyDedicated to helping older adults maintain independence with dignity through the provision of home and community-based supportive services.
Dementia Alliance of NC1083CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - Member AgencyDementia Alliance of NC is committed to improving lives of all North Carolinians impacted by dementia, engaging & empowering them through support, education &research.
Disability Rights NC6205Independent CharityDisability Rights North Carolina (DRNC) is the only organization dedicated to advancing and defending the rights of people with all types of disabilities, of all ages, statewide.
Duke HomeCare & Hospice1522Independent CharityDuke Hospice provides care to terminally ill patients and their families focused on pain/symptom management and issues of death, dying and bereavement.
Hospice & Palliative Care Center, Trellis4076Independent CharityTrellis Supportive Care provides hospice and palliative care for individuals facing life-limiting illness and their families through quality medical, emotional, spiritual, and social support.
Hospice of Wake Co., Transitions LifeCare3776Independent CharityTransitions LifeCare cares for individuals and families with compassion, support and expertise as they navigate the end of life or life-changing illness.
Hospice of Yancey Co., Compassionate Care3614Independent CharityCompassionate in home professional hospice and palliative medicine provided by a team of end of life professionals
Housing for New Hope3884Independent CharityHousing for New Hope enables individuals and families experiencing homelessness toward long-term, stable housing with an array of supportive housing and affordable housing options.
Inter-Faith Food Shuttle1894Independent CharityWe feed our neighbors, teach self-sufficiency, grow healthy foods, and cultivate innovative approaches to end hunger in Central North Carolina.