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  • Area man walking across state to help homeless children

    17 Mar 2015

    When Jeff Moose came across an article highlighting the number of homeless children in the United States, he knew he wanted to do something. What that was, exactly, Moose didn’t know. As an unemployed man, he had no money to give. But “what I do have is time,” he said. Moose said taking action on […]

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  • Food Boxes Needed for Spring Break by March 30

    17 Mar 2015

    100 families need assistance in the form of food boxes this break

    Warmer weather brings with it spring break and intercession at our partner CMS schools. While it is nice for students to be on break, the extended time out of school often causes an extra strain on families experiencing homelessness. The two meals and a snack our students receive daily at school are an important supplement to the monthly food bill.

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  • Host A Fundraiser Toolkit

    24 Feb 2015

    Though A Swine Evening is the only fundraising event hosted by A Child’s Place, we are always excited to help promote events organized by outside individuals and groups on our behalf. Dozens of events occur throughout the year including sports tournaments, bake sales, fashion shows, raffles and auctions.

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  • CIAA Tournament Party With a Purpose Returns to Benefit A Child’s Place

    23 Feb 2015

    For the second year, A Child’s Place will be the beneficiary of Charlotte’s premier Party with a Purpose on February 27 during the CIAA tournament.  The event will be held at BLT Steak in uptown’s Ritz-Carlton.  The soiree is being organized by former A Child’s Place Board member Natalie Brown and her husband Rudy along with […]

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  • 3 Ways to Give to ACP This Holiday Season

    02 Dec 2014

    This holiday season gives us a sense of community and it’s no different for us here in Charlotte.  Thank you for thinking of our students as you consider giving this holiday season.  A Child’s Place received great support for our Family Holiday Sponsorship program, Holiday Central volunteers and donations drives this fall. Our children and their families have great […]

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  • Sign-up to Sponsor a Family for the Holidays

    15 Oct 2014

    For many of us, the holiday season is a reminder of our blessings. We reflect on our gratitude for what we have – a home, food, employment, family and friends. However, this time of year can be challenging for others, including the families of A Child’s Place. Without guaranteed access to basic needs like shelter, […]

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  • 2014 Winter Wear Drive

    01 Oct 2014

    The arrival of fall means that winter is right around the corner and the children of A Child’s Place will soon need coats to keep them warm. To prepare them for the changing weather, we are asking for donations of winter coats, cardigans, jackets, sweatshirts and hoodies ranging from children’s size 6 to adult extra […]

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  • Damien’s Inspiring Story Moves Us to Join Him In Paying It Forward

    15 Sep 2014

    What does your child’s bedroom look like? Is it clean, quiet, private and comfortable? Most of all, can you count on it to be there when you need to rest or be alone? Young Damien dreamed of having his own bedroom in a stable, dependable place, but the various places he slept when his family […]

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  • Help WCNC Collect “Stuff for Students”

    14 Aug 2014

    By WCNC                                                                      Posted on Monday, August 4, 2014   NBC Charlotte – WCNC’s “Stuff for […]

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  • Help a Child Start the School Year Right

    11 Aug 2014

    By Gretchen, Uber Charlotte                                                                                Posted on Monday, August 11, 2014 It’s that time of year again. We […]

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