Civic Impact

Coastal Community Foundation Charleston, SC
Our mission is to foster philanthropy for the lasting good of the community
* coastalcarolinafoundation.org

Education

Charleston Promise Neighborhood Charleston, SC
CPN’s mission is to ensure our Neighborhood, which encompasses the attendance zones of four extremely high-poverty elementary schools, is a place where residents are engaged in their community and every child is on track to graduate high school with the abilities necessary to succeed in college, the military or the workforce.
* charlestonpromise.org

Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry Charleston, SC
Our mission is to engage young children’s potential by inviting families of all backgrounds to explore environments and experiences that spark imagination and stimulate curiosity through the power of play. Our goals are to offer early connections and families together, and develop the STEM/STEAM proficiency.
* explorecml.org

Dream Center of North Charleston Mentor Program E3 North Charleston, SC
We aim to educate, elevate and empower young people in North Charleston to become leaders in their community and in the world by matching students with a mentor. The mentor helps each student achieve the objectives of academic success, character development, life skills, community service and spiritual growth.
* northcharlestondreamcenter.org

Meeting Street Academy Charleston, SC
To empower young people from under-resourced neighborhoods to become confident, productive and principled members of society through excellence in academics.
* Meetingstreetschools.org

Reading Partners of South Carolina North Charleston, SC
To help children become lifelong readers by empowering community volunteers to provide individualized instruction that produces measurable results. Our vision is that all children will have literacy skills they need to reach their full potential.
* Readingpartners.org

South Carolina Aquarium
Our mission is to inspire conservation of the natural world by exhibiting and caring for animals, by excelling in education and research and by providing an exceptional visitor experience.
* SCAquarium.org

Trident United Way North Charleston, SC
Our mission is to improve the education outcomes for all students, to provide opportunity for all people to enjoy a quality standard of living, and to improve the health of all individuals. The focus will be on the three counties: Charleston, Berkeley, and Dorchester.
* tuw.org

Healthcare and Wellbeing

American Cancer Society – Southeast Chapter HPV Vaccine Campaign
The American Cancer Society’s mission is to save lives, celebrates lives, and the fight for a world without cancer. The mission priority in South Carolina seeks to increase the HPV vaccination rates for adolescents across the state.
* cancer.org

Florence Crittenton Home of South Carolina Charleston, SC
To provide young, at-risk pregnant women comprehensive services to help them become self-sufficient young women and responsible mothers. We help them obtain education, skills and support needed to have a healthy start in life, both for herself and her child.
* Florencecrittentonsc.org

Lowcountry Orphan Relief North Charleston, SC
To provide support services and aid to meet the needs of Lowcountry children identified at risk and suffering from abuse, neglect or abandonment and find themselves in the foster care system. Clothing, toiletries, school supplies and other items are provided to each child referred by the DSS Foster Care Cases.
* LOR4kids.org

The Lourie Center Rockville, MD
The Lourie Center for Children’s Social and Emotional Wellness is a treatment, education and research center focused on improving the social and emotional health of young children and their families through prevention, early intervention, education, research and training.
* LourieCenter.org

Open Arms Childcare Ministry Chula Vista, CA
Our mission is to help families stay together while offering nutritious meals, educational readiness and tutoring, health and dental access, psychological support and Biblical training to children without removing them from the family environment. We aim to prevent child abandonment to orphanages or to the streets by providing no-cost childcare for working parents.
* openarmsmexico.org

Nutrition and Food Security

Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina Raleigh, NC
Our mission is to ensure that no one goes hungry in central and eastern North Carolina and providing access to food in 34 counties.
* foodbankcenc.org

Inter-Faith Food Council Raleigh, NC
Our mission is to pioneer innovative, transformative solutions designed to end hunger in our community.
* foodshuttle.org

Lowcountry Food Bank Charleston, SC
Our goal is to lead the fight against hunger in our community and by serving 10 coastal counties in the fight against hunger.
* lowcountryfoodbank.org

Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia Savannah, GA
To utilize food and education to improve lives and create a hunger-free community. Our purpose is the feed the hungry by distributing nutritious food. Kids Café is designed to encourage academic achievement and prevent delinquency by having a safe environment during critical hours and to provide tutoring, nutritional education, enrichment programs and access to health information and screening.
* helpendhunger.org

Safety and Wellbeing

A21 Campaign
The mission is to end slavery. We are a non-profit group fueled by the radical hope that human beings everywhere will be rescued and completely restored. We are the abolitionists of the 21st Century. We work to end human trafficking with the strategy to Reach, Rescue and Restore lives.
* A21Campaign.org

Carolina Youth Development Center North Charleston, SC
To empower and equip our community’s most vulnerable children by providing a safe environment, educational support, and career readiness, in collaboration with families and community partners.
* cydc.org

Charleston County Children in Crisis Fund Charleston, SC
To provide emergency assistance to students and/or their families with varied crises which may impact the student’s ability to attend school, be engaged in learning and interrupt the student’s educational experience.
* ccsdschools.com

Dee Norton Child Advocacy Center Charleston and Mount Pleasant, SC
Our mission is keep children safe from abuse, and when abuse occurs, to work with our community to bring healing to these children and their families.
* deenortoncenter.org

Tulsa Hills Youth Ranch Tulsa, OK
Our mission is to be a welcome place for at-risk youth to feel loved, accepted and heard through a purposeful relationship with a mentor, and to feel restored. It is our goal to encourage the family and seek to be a source of renewal for the community around us through an agrarian setting including horses and outdoor activities.
* tulsahillsyouthranch.org

Wake County Boys and Girls Clubs Raleigh, NC
The mission of the Boys and Girls Clubs is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.
* wakebgc.org