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
Aid for African Catholic Missions5000America's Best Charities - FederationAlleviate 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 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, Highlands Chapter1413-002United Way Federation - Cumberland Co.A humanitarian organization that prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
American Red Cross, Western NC3835Independent 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.
Chatham Cares Community Pharmacy3921Independent AgencyCCCP is the only organization that provides free prescriptions to qualifying low income, uninsured, and underinsured clients that meet 200% of the Federal Poverty Level.
Council on Aging, Pitt Co.3895Independent AgencyHome delivered meals to 350+ homebound, rural, isolated older adults with 200+ on the waiting list across Pitt County.
Doctors Without Borders1312CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationAn independent international medical humanitarian organization that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics and natural disasters in more than 70 countries.​
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.
MAP International1374Global Impact - FederationChristian organization providing life-changing medicines and health supplies to people in need. Serving all people, regardless of religion, gender, race, nationality, or ethnic background.​
National Fallen Firefighters Fndn.1691America's Charities - FederationSponsors Memorial Weekend honoring America's fallen firefighters; Assists their families with scholarships and emotional support programs; Provides training for fire service; Building National Memorial Park
NC COPS – Concerns of Police Survivors3952Independent AgencyWe are a board of survivors that has lost an officer in the line of duty and we help new families adjust to the loss, receive counseling, guide them in benefit paperwork, memorial services and support.
NC Trooper’s Assoc. Caisson Unit3736Independent AgencyTo Provide Horse Drawn Caisson Services for Law Enforcement Officer's Funerals
PLM Families Together3957Independent AgencyMoves families from homelessness to home by providing short-term housing and access to safe, affordable housing, life skills training and intensive coaching for a year.
Raleigh Rescue Mission3658Independent AgencyThe Raleigh Rescue Mission assist individuals experiencing homelessness to Break the Cycle of Homelessness through our New Life Plan: RESCUE, RESTORE, RE-ENTRY.
Reviving Lives Ministries4129Independent AgencyDrugs, alcohol, addiction? RLM helps by offering comprehensive 2yr residential treatment. With structure, support and spiritual path, we offer tools for a lifetime of sobriety.
Samaritan’s Purse2419CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationChristian relief agency, led by Franklin Graham, providing food, medicine, clothing, shelter, and other emergency assistance to victims of war, poverty, disease, and natural disasters.
Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest NC1876Independent AgencyWe believe that all communities can be healthy and hunger-free. We partner with 430+ food assistance programs, plus provide culinary training and impactful nutrition education.
Voyage1406-063United Way Federation - Cape Fear AreaWe connect youth with pathways to success. Our programs address all of the following: employment, education, social capital, physical/mental health, built environment/systems.