Crisis Assistance Ministry

Mar 13, 2013

03.13.13: NC News Bits

N.C. Healthy Start Foundation receives capacity building grant, StepUp Ministry of Greensboro names new executive director, N.C. Department of Cultural Resources accepts award nominations, and more.

Apr 17, 2012

Crisis Assistance aims to engage major donors

To address continuing demand for its services, Crisis Assistance Ministry in Charlotte has revamped the way it works with donors, aiming to help them better understand the needs of people in crisis, and to involve them in the work of the agency.

Jul 15, 2011

Philanthropic culture key for fundraising

Nonprofits that want to build their fundraising capacity need to change their organizational culture through a focus on philanthropic history and strategies, community needs and genuine engagement of donors.

Nov 16, 2009

Nonprofit innovation focus of new fund

The new effort aims to build the capacity of the Charlotte region’s nonprofit sector by encouraging organizations to find ways to work together to better serve clients.

Mar 4, 2009

Mecklenburg residents get help

The Critical Need Response Fund awarded 11 grants totaling $826,098 in February to help feed, clothe and shelter local families.

Dec 11, 2008

Emergency-relief fund launched

The fund, started with a $1 million gift from the Leon Levine Foundation, has awarded $400,000 to date to help needy Charlotte-area residents.

Apr 7, 2008

Collaborative connects working poor to housing

Moving families from homeless shelters into affordable housing and onto their own feet is the mission of a new initiative in Charlotte.

Apr 1, 2008

Carol Hardison: Skills honed in corporate world

Aiming to pursue fulfilling work and give back to the community, corporate execs are migrating to nonprofits. Here is the second of three PJ profiles.