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Charity NameCodeFederation / GroupDescription
Action Against Hunger – USA1388Global Impact - MemberWe save the lives of malnourished children. We ensure everyone can access clean water, food, and healthcare. We enable entire communities to be free from hunger.
Activate Good4097Independent AgencySince 2013, we’ve connected over 85,000 individuals, businesses, and schools to community partners that rely on volunteer support. We make volunteering easy, welcoming, and fulfilling, which is critical to ensure that basic needs in our community are met and our collective civic health is strong.
America’s Best Charities1900America's Best Charities - FedFeeding the hungry. Sheltering the homeless. Protecting the children. And healing the sick. America's finest independent charities. Working with you to share- the American way.
America’s Charities1600America's Charities - FedWorking to build strong communities. Addressing needs of children, families, communities by helping employers and employees support our member charities' programs.
American Jewish World Service1303Global Impact - MemberInspired by the Jewish commitment to justice, we work to realize human rights and end poverty in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Caribbean.
American Near East Refugee Aid1372Global Impact - MemberProvides humanitarian assistance and sustainable development to advance the well-being of refugees and other vulnerable communities in the Middle East.
Americares Foundation1348Global Impact - MemberTo save lives and improve health for people affected by poverty or disaster so they can reach their full potential.
Amref Health Africa1302Global Impact - MemberWe train local health workers and provide health services to meet the continent's dynamic and critical health needs.
Ashoka1375Global Impact - MemberTo advance an Everyone a Changemaker world, where anyone can apply the skills of changemaking to solve complex social problems.
Boy Scouts of America, East Carolina Council3871Independent AgencyThe Boy Scouts of America (BSA) provides the nation’s foremost youth program of character development and values-based leadership training, which helps young people be “Prepared. For Life.” The Scouting organization is composed of approximately 2.2 million youth members between the ages of 5 and 21.
Boy Scouts of America, Old Hickory Council4064Independent AgencyThe mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Scout Law.
Boys & Girls Clubs, Coastal Plain1530Independent AgencyOur mission is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. BGCCP's vision is for every child or teen who walks through our doors be inspired and prepared for a future of their choice.
Brunswick Family Assistance Agency1541Independent AgencyBrunswick Family Assistance is dedicated to improving the lives of families and individuals in crisis in Brunswick County, who are willing to help themselves, by providing emergency assistance and educational and skills development programs.
Caldwell Co. United Fund1405Independent AgencyWe believe everyone deserves a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to support a family, and the chance to stay healthy. We partner with local nonprofits and provide food for children in three schools.
Canines for Service3602Independent AgencyCanines for Service provides highly trained Service Dogs at no cost or fundraising obligation to Veterans from all conflicts with service-connected disabilities.
CARE Child Abuse Resource and Education3919Independent AgencyAddressing the impact of poverty and trauma on families with children in Halifax, Warren, and Northampton counties through education, empowerment, advocacy, and community collaboration.
Carolina Common Enterprise4199Independent AgencyCarolina Common Enterprise is North Carolina's cooperative development center. We are a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit providing training and technical assistance to cooperative and community owned businesses across our state. We work by “helping people help themselves”.
Carolina for Kibera3645Independent AgencyCFK Africa is an NGO working with community members to improve public health, educational outcomes, and economic opportunities in informal settlements.
CHC: Creating Healthier Communities1000CHC: Creating Healthier Comm - FedBuilding stronger communities and taking action to improve health and wellbeing through giving opportunities, volunteering, and health resources.
Children’s Flight of Hope1070CHC: Creating Healthier Comm - MemberChildren's Flight of Hope provides flights to specialized care for children in need for the duration of their healthcare journey.
Children’s Fund3738Independent AgencyBecause we care about vulnerable children worldwide, we help them get an education, rescuing them from abuse and exploitation and nurturing them to become independent.
Children’s Home Society of NC3704Independent AgencyCHS promotes the right of every child to a permanent, safe, and loving family. We break cycles of poverty and neglect and build strong families.
Community Housing Solutions, Guilford4067Independent AgencyCommunity Housing Solutions’ mission is to make Guilford County homes warmer, drier and safer by providing repairs and ownership opportunities to low-income homeowners.
Designed for Joy4197Independent AgencyDesigned for Joy provides women in crisis with stability through immediate employment and support, removing the stigma of vulnerability.
Diaper Bank of NC3931Independent AgencyDBNC removes barriers to education, employment, and well-being by distributing free hygiene products to low-income NC residents through community partners that offer additional support services.