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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  • Donate using ePledge or our Adobe Digital Pledge Form. The form will automatically open in your web browser. Please download and open with an Adobe program to utilize the "submit" button, or save and email to seccsupport@ncsecc.org.
Charities
Charity NameCodeFederation / GroupDescription
Alex’s Lemonade Stand Fndn.1973America's Best Charities - FederationA four-year-old cancer patient's frontyard lemonade stand evolved to a nationwide movement to find a cure for pediatric cancer. Every person can make a difference.
Alliance of AIDS Services, Carolina1802Independent AgencyServing the community through education, prevention, and connection to compassionate and non-judgmental care through three core services: Prevention, Care, and Support.
Alopecia Areata Fndn.2987America's Best Charities - FederationProvides major research funding, patient educational materials and support for alopecia areata, a mystifying autoimmune disease affecting all ages, causing one's hair to fall out.
ALS Association, NC Chapter1031CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationOur organization funds global research, public policy and care programs for families living with ALS in North Carolina.
Alzheimer’s Assoc, Eastern NC Chapter1056CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationThe Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care and support and the largest private, nonprofit funder of Alzheimer’s research.
Alzheimer’s Assoc, Western NC Chapter1041CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationThe Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care and support and the largest private, nonprofit funder of Alzheimer’s research.
Alzheimer’s Fndn. of America2911America's Best Charities - FederationProviding programs and services, including caregiver counseling and support from licensed social workers, educational materials, professional training and funding for research.
Alzheimer’s Research & Prevention Fndn.2046America's Best Charities - FederationHelp fight Alzheimer's disease and find a cure through research and prevention! Committed to ensuring peak mental performance and optimum brain function throughout our lives.
Alzheimer’s Research Fndn., Fisher Center1998America's Best Charities - FederationUnique research into cause, care and cure of Alzheimer's by Nobel Prize winner. Donate to change lives. Bring a cure to 5.4 million Americans.
America’s Best Charities1900America's Best Charities - FederationFeeding the hungry. Sheltering the homeless. Protecting the children. And healing the sick. America's finest independent charities. Working with you to share- the American way.
American Assoc. for Cancer Research1974America's Best Charities - FederationWe fund groundbreaking scientific cancer research that saves lives. By contributing, you can help speed up the pace of scientific discovery, and fight cancer.
American Assoc. of Kidney Patients2047America's Best Charities - FederationAAKP fights for early detection; increased kidney transplantation/pre-emptive transplantation; full patient choice/either in-center or home dialysis.
American Brain Tumor Assoc.1901America's Best Charities - FederationAdvancing the understanding and treatment of brain tumors with the goals of improving, extending, and saving the lives of those impacted by brain tumor diagnoses.
American Cancer Society, NC Chapter1504Independent AgencyOur mission is to save lives, celebrate lives, and lead the fight for a world without cancer. Until we do, we'll be funding and conducting research, sharing expert information, supporting patients, and spreading the word about prevention.
American Diabetes Assoc.1003CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationCommitted to finding a cure for diabetes, improving care, and providing information and support to help fight diabetes through research, community programs and advocacy.
American Fndn. for Children with AIDS2920America's Best Charities - FederationHIV+ children don't have to die. Help us provide life-saving medicine, medical equipment, nutritional supplements, livestock, seeds, and hope to children affected by AIDS.
American Heart Assoc.3856CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationTo be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives through research, training, advocacy, community services and public, patient and professional education.
American Kidney Fund1005CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationWe fight kidney disease on all fronts by addressing education, advocacy, financial assistance, prevention, research; spending 97 cents of every donated dollar on programs.
American Lung Assoc.1006CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationThe mission of the American Lung Association is to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through research, education and advocacy.
American Near East Refugee Aid1372Global Impact - FederationProvides humanitarian assistance and sustainable development to advance the well-being of refugees and other vulnerable communities in the Middle East.​
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, 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.
Amref Health Africa1302Global Impact - FederationWe train local health workers and provide health services to meet the continent's dynamic and critical health needs.​​ ​
Anxiety & Depression Assoc.of America5052America's Best Charities - FederationAnxiety disorders, depression, OCD, and PTSD, are real, serious, and treatable. We champion research for a cure and offer educational resources to millions suffering silently.
Arthritis Fndn.1034CHC: Creating Healthier Communities - FederationThe Arthritis Foundation is the Champion of Yes. The Foundation helps conquer battles through life-changing information and resources, access to care and advancements in science.