(click on the links below to learn more about each organization)
The school was conceived as a mission to the community with a goal of providing a preschool opportunity for children within the community, particularly encouraging the inclusion of students of varied racial and cultural backgrounds.
Book Harvest collects new and gently used children’s books and places them in the hands and homes of children who need them.
Boys & Girls Club
Inspiring and enabling all young people to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, and caring citizens.
Carolina Farm Stewardship Association
Educate communities about local, organic agriculture; advocate for fair farm and food policies;
build the systems organic family farms need to thrive; encourage farmers to use sustainable and/or organic production practices.
Children's Cooperative Playschool
Our mission is to provide high quality care and early education for one through five-year-old children, create a welcoming environment for parents, and sustain a community of families working together to meet a common goal.
The Compass Center for Women and Families
We partner with women and girls to build their knowledge, skills, and confidence to become self-sufficient.
Emerson Waldorf School
Provides an integrated Waldorf curriculum and environment which encourages and promotes independent thinking and social responsibility, as well as academic and artistic excellence.
La Leche League of Chapel Hill
Experienced mothers supporting each other for breastfeeding success. La Leche League is a free service available in your community.
Meals on Wheels
Nourishing the bodies and spirits of the homebound with a balanced meal and the human connection they need to help them live independently.
“We nourish the bodies and spirits of the homebound with a balanced meal and the human connection they need to help them live independently.” - See more at: http://www.chcmow.org/#sthash.zEKwBeMg.dpuf
North Carolina Children's Hospital
Provide advanced, comprehensive care in a family-focused, child-friendly environment. The Children's Hospital has the physicians, nurses, staff and facilities to care for seriously ill or injured children who require complex care.
North Carolina Coalition Against Gun Violence
Making North Carolina safe from gun violence through the education of the public about preventing gun violence, the enforcement of current gun laws, and the enactment of needed new laws.
The Peru Project
A mother-daughter (and whole community) project which aims to promote literacy, education, and the arts for the children and their families of rural Huaripampa, in the Andes Mountains of Peru. The project raises money to build a community center, which will house a library, an art studio, and a music room.
People of Faith Against the Death Penalty
The mission of People of Faith Against the Death Penalty is to educate and mobilize faith communities to act to abolish the death penalty in the United States.
Piedmont Wildlife Center
The Mission of Piedmont Wildlife Center is to foster healthy connections among people, wildlife and nature.
Creating community and provides innovative support for people living with serious illness, caregiving, end of life and grief.
Rape Crisis Center of Orange County
We provide free and confidential services to all survivors of sexual violence.
Sound Pet Animal Rescue and Referral
Our mission is to rescue dogs from the regional shelters and find them permanent loving homes. Our secondary mission is to rescue injured, ill and unfortunate dogs from the regional shelters because we can provide the needed medical care that the shelters are unable to provide.
Teen Support Coalition / Youth Community Project
Dedicated to providing youth-created spaces in Carrboro/Chapel Hill, where young people can pursue their healthy desires for socializing, creative expression, self-determination and collective empowerment.
Triangle Youth Ballet
A non-profit ballet repertory company with a school that trains dancers from age three to adult.
Women's Voices Chorus
Providing a welcoming place in the Triangle for women to share the joy of singing together, promote choral works by and for women, and strive to achieve the highest standards of musical excellence.
Yoga for Youth
The Y.O.G.A. for Youth mission is to provide urban youth with tools of self discovery that foster hope, discipline and respect for self, others and community.