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Charities
Charity NameCodeFederation / GroupDescription
Albemarle Hopeline1470-001United Way Federation - Albemarle AreaAlbemarle Hopeline provides services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, including 24-hour crisis line, emergency shelter, counseling, advocacy, outreach, and prevention education
Baptist Children’s Homes of NC3641Independent AgencyBaptist Children’s Homes of NC provides compassionate homes to abused and neglected children as well as care for senior adults and special needs adults.
Boys & Girls Homes of NC4095Independent AgencyWe provide homes for abused, neglected and abandon children by providing an environment of care that promotes health, healing and hope for Families.
CASA – Court Appointed Advocates for Abused Children2989America's Best Charities - FederationEvery child deserves a safe, permanent home. Support CASA advocates nationwide who are providing abused and neglected children with hope for a better future.
Child Advocacy Center1807Independent AgencyProvides a safe child friendly location for child victims of sexual and physical abuse to receive help, hope and healing.
Child Slavery, Trafficking & Forced Labor Rescue5054America's Best Charities - FederationDevoted to the rescue of trafficked and exploited child laborers from carpet looms in Asia, and offering them rehabilitation, counseling, education and a home.
Children of the Night1995America's Best Charities - FederationRescues America's children from the ravages of prostitution. Providing shelter, hope and new-beginnings. With your support, we can save more. Our children deserve a fighting-chance!
Children of Vietnam2005America's Best Charities - FederationVulnerable children in Vietnam facing hunger, inadequate healthcare, homelessness, and lack of education. Help us educate minds, mend bodies, shelter families, and build bright futures.
Children’s Defense Fund5083America's Best Charities - FederationProtecting children from poverty, abuse and neglect, and ensuring access to quality healthcare. Speaking for vulnerable children who cannot vote, lobby or speak for themselves.
CORRAL Riding Academy3843Independent AgencyCORRAL pairs at-risk girls with rescued horses for long-term holistic intervention. The program provides an opportunity for youth who might not succeed otherwise.
Domestic Violence Program, Carteret Co.3865Independent AgencyThe Carteret County Domestic Violence Program provides emergency shelter, advocacy, and supportive services designed to promote safety and reduce repeat victimizations.
Domestic Violence Shelter & Svcs., Cape Fear1406-010United Way Federation - Cape Fear AreaDomestic Violence Shelter and Services, Inc. offers emergency shelter, 24-hour crisis intervention, advocacy, counseling, court accompaniment, adult/children's empowerment programs, and community prevention/awareness programs.
Duke Children’s Hospital & Health Ctr.1569Independent AgencyDuke Children’s provides the most advanced medical treatment & research available in a compassionate, family-centered environment for children from the Southeast & around the world.
Durham Rescue Mission3659Independent AgencyProviding food, safe shelter, clothing, counsel, vocational training, job placement, educational opportunities, & transitional/supportive housing to homeless,/addicted men, women, and mothers with children.
Exchange Family Center1883Independent AgencyExchange Family Center makes children’s lives better by strengthening their families, teachers, and communities through proven counseling coaching and training. Caring adults develop children’s resilience.
Families First2530Independent AgencyFamilies First, Inc. provides shelter and services to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault in Bladen and Columbus Counties.
Family Crisis Center, Randolph Co.1423-038United Way Federation - Gtr. High PointProvides domestic violence and sexual assault advocacy for adults and children. Offers emergency shelter, suppot grups and parention classes, Operaes a crisis Line 24/7.
Family Service of the Piedmont, Gtr. Greensboro1422-008United Way Federation - Gtr. GreensboroEmpowers individuals and families to restore hope, achieve stability and thrive through quality services, advocacy and education.
Family Service of the Piedmont, Gtr. High Point1423-006United Way Federation - Gtr. High PointAgency addresses issues of domestic violence, sexual assault, child abuse, healthy parenting, mental health, substance abuse and financial stability.
Health Fndn., The4096Independent AgencyThe Health Foundation is dedicated to Wilkes County, North Carolina. Our vision is that every child and adult be safe, healthy, and able to thrive.
Helpmate3936Independent AgencyHelpmate provides these services to victims of domestic violence: Crisis Hotline, Secure Shelter, Child and Family Advocacy, Housing Assistance, Counseling, Case Management, Court Advocacy, Prevention Education.
Hope Center at Pullen3749Independent AgencyWe connect foster teens and former foster youth in Wake County with the resources and support they need for a successful transition to adulthood.
Hope Connection International3939Independent Agencya multi-faceted recovery and prevention center empowering survivors of abuse and addiction by offering support groups, education, and sponsorships with tailored solutions, and long-term housing.
Hospitality House, WeCAN and RISE1449-006United Way Federation - High CountryA crisis intervention agency which provides shelter and services to the homeless, operates the community soup kitchen and administers the local crisis assistance program.
InterAct – Family Violence Prevention Ctr.3744Independent AgencyInterAct saves lives, rebuilds lives, and secures safer futures with comprehensive services for victims and survivors of domestic/sexual violence and their families in Wake County.