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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
Alight1389Global Impact - Member AgencyWe work closely with refugees, trafficked persons, and economic  migrants to co-design solutions that help them build full and fulfilling lives.
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.
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.
Asheville Buncombe Comm. Christian Ministry1532Independent CharityABCCM helps the working poor of Buncombe County facing a crisis in homelessness, hunger and access to healthcare through our 4 crisis locations, 3 shelters and the only free no-charge clinic in the county. We fill the gaps in the social safety net.
Brunswick Family Asst. Agency1541Independent CharityBrunswick 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, educational and skills development programs.
Chatham Trades3925Independent CharityProvides employment and training for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities including teaching activities and skills for daily living, socialization, community awareness and integration.
Crisis Assistance Ministry1809Independent CharityCrisis Assistance Ministry provides families with assistance meeting life's basic needs (housing, utilities, clothing, furniture), helping them move towards self-sufficiency.
Diakonos – 5th St. Ministries4168Independent CharityFifth Street is the only homeless shelter, domestic violence/sexual assault shelter, veterans transitional house and street outreach organization in all of Iredell County.
Durham Rescue Mission3659Independent Charity24 Hour Homeless shelter for men, women and children. We provide 3 nutritious meals, clothing, healthcare, daycare, GED/Scholarship opportunities, Christian counseling and job placement.
Family Service of the Piedmont1422-008United Way of Gtr. Greensboro - Member AgencyFamily Service of the Piedmont, Inc. empowsers individuals and families to restore hope, achieve stability and thrive through quality support services, advocacy and education.
FINCA International1361Global Impact - Member AgencyTo alleviate poverty through lasting solutions that help people build assets, create jobs and raise their standard of living.
Goodwill Industries, Central NC2596Independent CharityGoodwill Industries of Central North Carolina, Inc is a locally-operated organization dedicated to improving lives and enriching communities through the power of work.
Hope Connection International3939Independent CharityMulti-faceted recovery and prevention center empowering survivors of abuse and addiction, offering free support groups, education, sponsorships with tailored solutions, along with supportive, long-term housing.
International Rescue Committee1363Global Impact - Member AgencyResponding to the world’s worst humanitarian crises, helping people to survive, recover and gain control of their future.
Islamic Relief USA1391Global Impact - Member AgencyProvides relief and development in a dignified manner regardless of gender, race, or religion, and works to empower individuals in their communities.
myFutureNC4080Independent CharityClosing the educational attainment gap, we are working to ensure that 2 million North Carolinians obtain a high-quality credential or postsecondary degree by 2030.
NC State Univ. Fndn., Inst. for Emerging Issues3949Independent CharityThe Institute for Emerging Issues identifies and builds awareness of policy issues across sectors, regions and perspectives to reconnect citizens to communities and our state.
North Raleigh Ministries4158Independent CharityFounded in 2004, North Raleigh Ministries mission is to equip families and individuals in crisis with the resources and skills that they need to achieve stability. From food to financial crisis assistance to helping low-income clients become self-sufficient NRM works to create a thriving community.
OE Enterprises3581Independent CharityOE provides vocational opportunities and support for individuals with disabilities in a wide variety of settings focused on community based integration and activities.
Pisgah Legal Services3956Independent CharityPursues justice by providing legal assistance and advocacy to help low-income people in Western North Carolina meet their basic needs and improve their lives.
Raleigh Rescue Mission3285Independent CharityOur New Life Plan offers a six phase road map for a person to move from homeless/poverty to gain the following things with our assistance: *Trauma Informed counseling, *Living wage jobs, *Debt free reliable used car, *improved credit score-financial coach, *affordable apartment/house
Rowan Helping Ministries2590Independent CharityServing our neighbors in Rowan County who are in crisis by providing essential life needs, shelter, meals, food, clothing or financial assistance.
Salvation Army, Davidson Co.1414023Independent CharityOur ministry begins with our Church, along with social service offering financial assistance with rent/mortgage and utilities. Our food program offers a food pantry and hygiene products, and soup kitchen serving 7 meals a week. Our mission is to help those in most need by doing the most good.
StepUp Ministry3626Independent CharityStepUp Ministry partners with adults and children in the shared goal of creating stable lives through gainful employment and life skills training.
TROSA, Triangle Residential Options3832Independent CharityTROSA is an innovative, multi-year residential program that provides comprehensive treatment, experiential vocational training, education, and continuing care to individuals with substance use disorder.