Need Help Choosing a Charity?

  • Start by asking yourself, “What’s important to me?” Think about people in your life, your hobbies and interests, and things you would like to change or are concerned about.
  • Review the Charity Listing in the Giving Guide or use the search engine below to search by service area, location and more to find a charity you'd like to support.
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Charities
Charity NameCodeFederation / GroupDescription
American Family Assoc.1088CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationEducates and motivates Christians through radio, video, internet and print to act on issues affecting families. Examples: media indecency, pornography, abortion, entertainment, education, and parenting.
Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry1532Independent AgencyABCCM is a leading charity addressing poverty, hunger, homelessness and access to healthcare for Buncombe County residents regardless of race, sex, age, religion or disability.
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.
Barnabas Center2050America's Best Charities - FederationChrist-centered ministry that helps families in crisis coping with eating disorders, childhood abuse, sexual addictions, anxiety, parenting and marital conflict through counseling, groups and training.
Blessings International2403CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationSaves lives globally and in the USA by providing medicine, vitamins, and medical supplies to treat the poor and victims of disease, disaster or war.
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.
Burke United Christian Ministries1850Independent AgencyWe provide crisis meals through our Soup Kitchen, food through food pantry, clothing and financial assistance.
Care Net2452CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationOffering compassion, hope, and help to women and men considering abortion by presenting realistic alternatives and Christ-centered support through our life-affirming network.
Catholic Charities Diocese, Charlotte1547Independent Agencyn accredited agency providing help in western NC: food assistance, disaster services, case management, counseling, veterans services, refugee and immigration services, adoption, and more.
Catholic Charities Diocese, Raleigh1503Independent AgencyOur mission, values, services, and commitment remain constant in serving all people in need. The agency provides Disaster Services, Emergency Assistance, Immigration Assistance, Services in Support of the Family, and Parish and Community Engagement Assistance.
Catholic Legal Immigration Network5114America's Best Charities - FederationCLINIC and its 270+ affiliates assist low-income immigrants, reunite families, promote citizenship, help victims of domestic violence, advocate, build capacity, and train legal immigration providers.
Catholic Medical Mission Board1384Global Impact - FederationInspired by the example of Jesus, we work in partnership globally to deliver locally sustainable, quality health solutions to women, children, and their communities.​
Catholic Relief Services1934America's Best Charities - FederationRushes food, clothing, shelter, water and comfort to God's most vulnerable children effectively and efficiently in times of disaster and provides the means to self-sufficiency.
Catholics United for Life5082America's Best Charities - FederationSupporting the Catholic Church's dedication to defending sacred human life from the moment of conception. Providing youth conferences, defense of religious liberties, and right-to-life education.
Child Evangelism Fellowship of NC4104Independent AgencyTo evangelize and disciple children, and connect them with a local church for Christian growth, with Good News Clubs in public schools and after school programs.
Christian Freedom International2928America's Best Charities - FederationHelp persecuted, repressed, isolated Christians who are suffering for their Faith! We deliver medicine, food, education, Bibles; and report on atrocities occurring world-wide.
Christian Military Fellowship2406CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationMinistering to America's military and their families worldwide empowering them in their Christian faith, advancing Bible studies, linkups, mentoring, fellowship, resources, personal contact and encouragement.
Church World Service1370Global Impact - FederationA faith-based organization transforming communities around the globe through just and sustainable responses to hunger, poverty, displacement and disaster. ​
Crista Ministries2422CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationWorld Concern, a division of Crista Ministries is a global relief and development agency extending opportunity and hope to people facing extreme poverty.
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.
Feed My Starving Children1381Global Impact - FederationVolunteers hand pack scientifically formulated meals for undernourished children, which are distributed to a network of 75+ partners in 55+ countries each.​
Five Talents USA2488CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationFive Talents' vision is to eradicate extreme poverty by restoring human dignity and creating strong, sustainable communities. Our mission is to transform lives through economic empowerment, recently focused on marginalized communities in conflicted areas.
Focus on the Family2408CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationA global multimedia organization defending and equipping families through counseling consults and biblically based resources that strengthen marriages and help parents raise healthy, responsible children.
Food for The Hungry2430CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationA Christian international relief and development organization responding to human suffering and graduating communities from extreme poverty.
Home School Legal Defense Assoc.2428CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationFinancial assistance and curriculum relief to struggling home school families. We invest in widows, single parents, special needs children, and military families. Give. Volunteer. Pray.