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Charity NameCodeFederation / GroupDescription
Alliance of AIDS Services – Carolina1802Independent AgencyServing the community through education, prevention, and connection to compassionate and non-judgmental care through three core services: Prevention, Care, and Support.
Asheville Buncombe Comm. Christian Ministry1532Independent AgencyABCCM is a leading non-profit organization addressing poverty, hunger, homelessness and access to health care for the under-served in Buncombe County.
Baptist Children’s Homes of NC3641Independent AgencyBaptist Children's Homes provides homes to abused/neglected children, families, developmentally disabled adults and Care Communities/Services for Senior adults as well as Adoption services.
Benevolence Farm4100Independent AgencyBenevolence Farm seeks to cultivate leadership, promote sustainable livelihoods, and reap structural change with individuals impacted by the criminal legal system in North Carolina. We do so by providing housing, living wage employment, and wraparound services to formerly incarcerated women.
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.
Cabarrus Cooperative Christian Ministry4041Independent AgencyCCM is Cabarrus County's largest crisis intervention provider, serving over 51,000 residents per year through its food, housing, financial assistance, and education services.
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
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 Empowerment Fund2553Independent AgencyCEF’s mission is to cultivate opportunities, assets, and communities that sustain transitions out of homelessness and poverty. We combine person-centered support with financial services that pursue equity.
Community Home Trust1808Independent AgencyCHT leverages a four-pronged approach via sales, property management, education, and advocacy. We have support for first-time homebuyers, homeowner issues, financial education and counseling, home maintenance, and consulting services to other nonprofits looking to expand affordable housing for all.
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.
Connections of Cumberland Co.1413-027UW Cumberland - MemberWe operate the only walk-in Day Resource Center with casemanagement that serves women and children who are homeless or at-risk of homelessness. This Center collaborates with other resources to bring a variety of services together in one easy-to-access location.
Crisis Assistance Ministry1809Independent AgencyCrisis Assistance Ministry provides families with assistance meeting life's basic needs (housing, utilities, clothing, furniture), helping them move towards self-sufficiency.
Diakonos4168Independent AgencyFifth Street offers a homeless shelter, a domestic violence/sexual assault shelter, veterans transitional housing and street outreach to the chronically homeless. Fifth Street is the only organization in Iredell County to offer any of these 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.
Families Moving Forward3875Independent AgencyFamilies Moving Forward helps families in the crisis of homelessness find their way home. We provide temporary housing, case management, skills education, and connection to community resources to help parents and children thrive in stable homes.
Family Promise, Wake Co.2538Independent AgencyFPWC has a multi-faceted program addressing homelessness and its causes. FPWC provides temporary stability for families at risk of or experiencing homelessness as they work toward permanent independence.
Family Services4191Independent AgencyFamily Services, Inc provides many programs to help children, families, and survivors of violence to heal and thrive. We work for community change in Winston-Salem & Forsyth County so that the broader community is a safe and supportive place for all.
Fayetteville Urban Ministry1413-012UW Cumberland - MemberTransforms lives through our Find-A-Friend youth mentorship program; our Adult Literacy & Education Center, our Emergency Assistance and our Nehemiah Emergency Home Repair program.
Fisher House Fndn.2092America's Best Charities - MemberWe build and donate Fisher Houses at military/VA medical centers, support existing houses, help military families in need and award Scholarships for Military Children.
Greensboro Urban Ministry1511Independent AgencyThe mission of Greensboro Urban Ministry is to express the love of God to our neighbors in need by offering food, shelter, and solutions.
Habitat for Humanity, Alamance Co.1887Independent AgencyHabitat for Humanity of Alamance County envisions a world where everyone in our community has a decent place to live. Our mission is to make that vision a reality: Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity of Alamance County brings people together to build houses, communities
Habitat for Humanity, Asheville Area1843Independent AgencyAsheville Area Habitat builds and preserves affordable housing through energy-efficient new construction, critical home repair, affordable mortgage lending, and homeownership empowerment courses for low-income households.
Habitat for Humanity, Durham Co.1527Independent AgencyDurham Habitat’s mission is to eradicate poverty housing by constructing, rehabilitating and repairing homes. We believe that everyone deserves a safe, affordable place to live.
Habitat for Humanity, Forsyth Co.2550Independent AgencyHabitat builds and repairs affordable housing for seniors and low income families as well as provide financial education classes for adults and youth.