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Charity NameCodeFederation / GroupDescription
Aid for African Catholic Missions5000America's Best Charities - MemberAlleviate human suffering among the poor and marginalized in East Africa. Help supply basic human/spiritual needs; build churches, schools, health clinics and youth hostels.
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.
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.
Amref Health Africa1302Global Impact - MemberWe train local health workers and provide health services to meet the continent's dynamic and critical health needs.
Brother’s Brother Fndn.5156America's Best Charities - MemberBBF helps bridge the gap between aid & sustainability by supporting localized programs and providing essential resources in healthcare, infrastructure, disaster response, and education.
Carolina for Kibera3645Independent AgencyCFK Africa is an NGO working with community members to improve public health, educational outcomes, and economic opportunities in informal settlements.
Carter Center (Jimmy & Rosalynn)1990America's Best Charities - MemberWaging Peace. Fighting Disease. Building Hope. Led by former President Jimmy Carter and Rosalynn Carter, the Center advances human rights and alleviates unnecessary human suffering.
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 Cancer Partners of the Carolinas4042Independent AgencyCCP's NC team based in Durham ensures nationwide access to lifesaving childhood cancer treatment for ALL North Carolina children
El Pueblo3649Independent AgencyWe build power through leadership development, organizing & direct action so that the Latin American community & marginalized communities control our own stories and destinies.
Episcopal Relief and Development1308Global Impact - MemberFacilitates healthier, more fulfilling lives in communities struggling with hunger, poverty, disaster and disease, in three signature program areas: Women, Children and Climate.​
Food For The Poor3846Global Impact - MemberFounded in 1982, we are one of the largest international relief and development organizations in the United States, serving the poorest of poor.
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.
Heifer International1315Global Impact - MemberWe work globally, along side the communities we serve, providing livestock and training in sustainable agricultural practices to create the most favorable opportunity for families.
HIAS1376Global Impact - MemberFor over 100 years, this organization has been helping refugees rebuild their lives in safety and freedom. ​
Institute for Black Charities2096Independent AgencyLife is still difficult for Black children, families and communities. Help us provide relief programs, services, economic and educational initiatives that help bridge the divide.
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 Rescue Committee1363Global Impact - MemberResponding to the world’s worst humanitarian crises, helping people to survive, recover and gain control of their future.
Islamic Relief USA1391Global Impact - MemberProvides relief and development in a dignified manner regardless of gender, race, or religion, and works to empower individuals in their communities.
Pearl S. Buck International5122America's Best Charities - MemberPearl S. Buck International® builds better lives for children around the globe, who without your support, would not be educated or have access to healthcare.
Rise Against Hunger1378Global Impact - MemberGrowing a global movement to end hunger by empowering communities, nourishing lives, and responding to emergencies.
Rowan Helping Ministries2590Independent AgencyServing our neighbors in Rowan County who are in crisis by providing essential life needs, shelter, meals, food, clothing or financial assistance.
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.