Community HOPE is a mentor/literacy program with the Alexander Family YMCA. Community HOPE isn't just a tutoring program. It's a relationship – a bond between mentor and child.
Please take a moment to view one mentor's journey: https://vimeo.com/66176248
Founded by a mother whose daughter was killed by a drunk driver, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) is the nation’s largest nonprofit working to protect families from drunk driving and underage drinking.
Foster cats and/or kittens in your home until adoption. We pull from high kill shelters and they go directly into either quarantine with a foster or directly to a permanent foster. If you love cats, this can be one of the most rewarding things you'll ever do.
Our nonprofit takes much pride in our Comfort Cooks program where we bring home cooked meals to the families in the Pediatric Bone Marrow Unit at Duke Hospital and PICU at UNC Hospital. We do so three times a month, usually on the 2nd/ 3rd /4th Sunday of the month.
Sparks In Progress 'S.I.P' is part of a newly designed Teen Choice Program with 4-H Youth Development, providing additional resources and projects for teens to become involved in the community at various levels through out Middle and High School.
Imagine not being able to read a book to your child, or find the doctor’s phone number in the phone book. Many adults who struggle to perform these & similar everyday tasks turn to TLC for help. Become a literacy tutor and change a life!
Care bags for breast cancer patients during their treatment - we need volunteers to make the items and we need volunteers to help find the supplies needed.
Looking for a compassionate gift shop volunteer for 1 of our 4 gift shops located in Duke Hospital. It's fun and most important you are brightening the day of others that may be experiencing the worst time of their lives.
We brighten lives of children in hospitals and libraries in the NC Triangle by creating and installing whimsical, displays. We are in seven locations and create 1/4 millions smiles each year. Our annual spending budget is $4,000. We have no corporate sponsors and thus we need fundraising help.
Be a friend, life guide and advocate for a young person who has been in the foster care system or has aged out and is at risk of homelessness or who is currently still in foster care.