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Charity NameCodeFederation / GroupDescription
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.
Baptist Children’s Homes of NC3641Independent CharityBaptist Children’s Homes of NC provides compassionate homes to abused and neglected children as well as care for senior adults and special needs adults. 800-476-3669
Barnabas Center2050America's Best Charities - Member AgencyChrist-centered ministry that helps families in crisis coping with eating disorders, childhood abuse, sexual addictions, anxiety, parenting and marital conflict through counseling, groups and training.
Boys and Girls Homes of NC4095Independent CharityBGHNC serves children, victims of trauma, crime, sexual assault via advocacy programs for families, homeless emergency shelters, Teen Moms, mental health, reunification, life change, equine, animal, gardening, recreation therapy, vocational, educational support, foster care, adoption, and justice.
C A R E Child Abuse Resource & Education3919Independent CharityGuided by our Christian faith, we address the impact of poverty and trauma on families in our community through advocacy, education, empowerment, and community collaboration.
Catholic Charities Diocese, Charlotte1547Independent CharityAn accredited agency providing help in western NC: food assistance, disaster services, case management, counseling, veterans services, refugee and immigration services, adoption, and more.
Catholic Charities Diocese, Raleigh1503Independent CharityProviding help to our brothers and sisters in need by alleviating the effects of poverty and creating hope by developing solutions to transform lives.
Catholics United for Life5082America's Best Charities - Member AgencySupporting the Catholic Church's dedication to defending sacred human life from the moment of conception. Providing youth conferences, defense of religious liberties, and right-to-life education.
Children’s Hunger Relief Fund5139America's Best Charities - Member AgencySharing God's love by providing food, orphan care, medical assistance, Christian education and love to needy children worldwide.
Christian Freedom International2928America's Best Charities - Member AgencyHelp persecuted, repressed, isolated Christians who are suffering for their Faith! We deliver medicine, food, education, Bibles; and report on atrocities occurring world-wide.
Christian Military Fellowship2406CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - Member AgencyMinistering to America's military and their families worldwide empowering them in their Christian faith, advancing Bible studies, linkups, mentoring, fellowship, resources, personal contact and encouragement.
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.
Crista Ministries2422CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - Member AgencyWorld Concern, a division of Crista Ministries is a global relief and development agency extending opportunity and hope to people facing extreme poverty.
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.
Five Talents USA2488CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - Member AgencyFive Talents' vision is to eradicate extreme poverty by restoring human dignity and creating strong, sustainable communities. Our mission is to transform lives through economic empowerment.
Focus on the Family2408CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - Member AgencyA global multimedia organization defending and equipping families through counseling consults and biblically based resources that strengthen marriages and help parents raise healthy, responsible children.
Habitat for Humanity, Wake Co2502Independent CharityHabitat for Humanity of Wake County is a nonprofit affordable housing organization. Our mission is to partner with families to build homes, communities and hope.
Home School Legal Defense Assoc.2428CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - Member AgencyFinancial assistance and curriculum relief to struggling home school families. We invest in widows, single parents, special needs children, and military families. Give. Volunteer. Pray.
Hope Pregnancy Care Center4164Independent CharityHope Pregnancy Care Center is the only pregnancy center in Stokes County, but we also serve the larger surrounding area. We provide diapers, clothing, baby accessories and everything needed for the 1st two years of life. Lay counseling and parenting classes are also available as needed.
JAARS2447CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - Member Agency500 million people—most in remote and difficult locations—have no Scripture in a language they fully comprehend. We’re here to do something about that.
Lutheran World Relief1319America's Best Charities - Member AgencyAffirming God's love for all people, we work with Lutherans and partners around the world to end poverty, injustice and human suffering.
Medical Teams International1386Global Impact - Member AgencyA humanitarian relief organization serving internationally and locally with expertise in refugee health care, disaster relief, and mobile dental programs.
Methodist Home for Children1588Independent CharityWe provide evidence based residential care, foster care and adoption, counseling and childcare services. We break the cycle of juvenile justice and provide safe homes. We have a higher education program.
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.
Open Table Ministry4156Independent CharityOpen Table Ministry supports people experiencing homelessness. We work to end homelessness by building relationships, taking a holistic approach in caring for our unsheltered neighbors.