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  • A Child’s Place Opens Holiday Central Dec. 9-13 and 16-19

    12 Dec 2013

    Holiday Central involves hundreds of volunteers and staff members from A Child’s Place who come together to transform an empty building into a festive space filled with lots of cheer, new gifts and other items! Members of the Charlotte community sponsor client families from A Child’s Place for the holidays and drop the items off at Holiday Central.

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  • Local Nonprofits Join Forces for #GivingTuesCLT

    22 Nov 2013

    Charlotte, N.C., Nov. 21, 2013 — On Tuesday, December 3, 2013, 11 nonprofit organizations in Charlotte will be a part of a historic call to action to help put Giving Tuesday on the community calendar. The groups will celebrate a day dedicated to giving — when charities, families, businesses, community centers, students, retailers and more […]

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  • Bobcats to Host 200 Children for Annual Hoops for Hope Dinner

    22 Nov 2013

    November 20, 2013- Bobcats players and staff will serve a Thanksgiving meal to 200 underserved children and their families supported by A Child’s Place at the team’s annual Hoops for Hope Dinner at 5:30pm on Thursday, Nov. 21 at Strike City.  For the first time, this annual event is presented by Direct Digital, a leading wellness […]

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  • Housing Opportunity Foundation awards $15,000 to area nonprofits

    14 Oct 2013

    The Housing Opportunity Foundation awarded eight area nonprofit agencies a total of $15,000 through the annual Realtor®-directed Community Grants Program. The foundation serves as the charitable arm of the Charlotte Regional Realtor® Association, and is dedicated to making a difference in the community by creating housing opportunities, promoting homeownership, and positioning and educating Realtors® as leaders.

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  • Five Guys hosting event to benefit A Child’s Place Aug. 28

    23 Aug 2013

    On Wednesday, August 28, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. to closing time at 10:00 p.m. six Charlotte-area Five Guys locations will participate in an evening for A Child’s Place to make a difference in the lives of the more than 4,770 homeless children attending Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.

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  • A Child’s Place seeks donations of school supplies for client homeless children

    17 Jul 2013

    A Child’s Place is seeking donations of new school supplies and public school uniforms before Aug. 9 for at least 2,600 client homeless children that will return to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools soon.

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  • A Child’s Place serves 2,656 homeless children in 2012-13

    11 Jul 2013

    July 11, 2013, Charlotte, NC – The 2012-2013 school year saw a 16 percent increase in the number of Mecklenburg County homeless children who received social work assistance from A Child’s Place of Charlotte, Inc.  While the agency provided social work support to 2,228 homeless children in 2011-2012, that number grew to 2,656 for the […]

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  • A Child’s Place raises $255,000 at annual gala, A Swine Evening, to help homeless children

    07 Jun 2013

    CHARLOTTE, NC – A Child’s Place raised more than $255,000 to benefit homeless children in Mecklenburg County at its sixth annual fundraising gala, A Swine Evening, on June 1. Last year, the event brought in more than $195,000 for the client homeless children of A Child’s Place. Annabelle Suddreth, Executive Director of A Child’s Place, […]

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  • A Child’s Place to host sixth annual gala fundraiser, A Swine Evening, on June 1, 2013

    28 May 2013

    CHARLOTTE, NC – A Child’s Place is hoping to raise the bar this year at its annual fundraising event, A Swine Evening, to benefit homeless children in Mecklenburg County. A Swine Evening auctions celebrity-autographed piggy banks with unique packages, such as exquisite trips, memberships to fitness facilities, one-on-one time with professional athletes, a backyard barbecue […]

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  • A Child’s Place wins $75,000 from the American Honda Foundation

    13 May 2013

    CHARLOTTE, NC – A Child’s Place has received a $75,000 grant from the American Honda Foundation, based in Torrance, California for My Place Summer Day Camp. A Child’s Place is a non-profit organization working to erase the impact of homelessness on children and their education. During the summer, A Child’s Place hosts My Place, a […]

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