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  • Start by asking yourself, “What’s important to me?” Think about people in your life, your hobbies and interests, and things you would like to change or are concerned about.
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Charity NameCodeFederation / GroupDescription
American Red Cross, Eastern NC3834Independent AgencyThe American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
American Red Cross, Gtr. Carolina3835Independent AgencyThe American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
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.
CARE Cooperative for Asst. Relief Everywhere1337Global Impact - MemberStarted in 1945 delivering CARE Packages to war-torn Europe. Today, working around the globe to save lives, defeat poverty and achieve social justice.
Catholic Charities Diocese, Charlotte1547Independent AgencyAn accredited agency providing help in western NC: food assistance, disaster services, case management, counseling, veterans services, refugee and immigration services, adoption, and more
Church World Service1370Global Impact - MemberA faith-based organization transforming communities around the globe through just and sustainable responses to hunger, poverty, displacement and disaster. ​
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.
Disability Rights NC1544Independent AgencyDRNC is a state-wide legal advocacy agency fighting for the rights of people with disabilities in North Carolina. All services are at no cost.
Doctors Without Borders USA1312CHC: Creating Healthier Comm - MemberAn independent international medical humanitarian organization that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics and natural disasters in more than 70 countries.​
Global Impact1300Global Impact - FedInspiring greater giving to address critical humanitarian issues throughout the world, Inspiring greater giving to foster humanitarian development and reduce global inequities; supporting international causes.
Humanity & Inclusion1365Global Impact - MemberCo-winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, we support persons with disabilities and people in situations of conflict, natural disaster, and poverty in 60 countries.
Inter-Faith Food Shuttle1894Independent AgencyAt Inter-Faith Food Shuttle we FEED our neighbors, TEACH self-sufficiency, GROW healthy food, and CULTIVATE innovative approaches to end hunger in our communities.
International Relief Teams1350Global Impact - MemberAlleviates human suffering by providing health services and other assistance to victims of disaster, poverty and neglect, in the United States and around the world.
Legal Aid of NC1514Independent AgencyLegal Aid of NC provides free civil legal help to low-income people to ensure equal access to justice and to remove barriers to economic opportunity.
Lutheran Family Services, Carolinas1897Independent AgencyServing the most vulnerable through foster care and adoption, residential and supportive services for adults with disabilities, disaster response, mental health services, and refugee resettlement.
MAP International1374Global Impact - MemberChristian organization providing life-changing medicines and health supplies to people in need. Serving all people, regardless of religion, gender, race, nationality, or ethnic background.
Medical Teams International1386Global Impact - MemberA humanitarian relief organization serving internationally and locally with expertise in refugee health care, disaster relief, and mobile dental programs.
NC Cooperative Ext. Svc. Agricultural Program6010NC Ag Fndn - MemberNC State Extension extends research-based knowledge to all North Carolinians, helping them transform science into everyday solutions that improve their lives and grow our state.
Oxfam-America1338Global Impact - MemberGlobal organization working to end the injustice of poverty.
Plan International USA1356Global Impact - MemberWe are a global girls’ rights organization working to end gender inequality around the world.
Project HOPE1345Global Impact - MemberWe operate globally, working side-by-side with health care workers and their communities, addressing the greatest public health challenges enabling people to live their best lives.
Rise Against Hunger1378Global Impact - MemberGrowing a global movement to end hunger by empowering communities, nourishing lives, and responding to emergencies.
Salvation Army World Service Ofc.1324Global Impact - MemberWith a presence in 132 countries, we work alongside communities to improve the health, economic, educational and spiritual conditions of the world's most vulnerable.
Salvation Army, Gtr. Winston-Salem4054Independent AgencyThe Salvation Army offers Forsyth County's only family homeless shelter, two food pantries, emergency assistance programs, Boys & Girls Club, and a Senior Center.
Salvation Army, Wake Co.1587Independent AgencyWe offer afterschool, summer, & athletic youth programs, senior's programs, services for homeless children / adults, soup line, crisis closet, food pantry, family shelter, regional emergency disaster services. In 2021, we helped nearly 100,000 individuals in Wake and Lee Counties.