SVP Charlotte is currently investing into and working in partnership with these Charlotte-area organizations.
Each one is tackling some of our community’s most pressing issues and has partnered with SVP to take their work to the next level. We’re honored to work alongside them to strengthen their work and help them fulfill their missions.
The mission of The ROC (Rebuilding Opportunities in Construction) is to recruit, educate and mentor high school [...] Read More »
SVP is honored to have worked with these local nonprofits since 2005.
Circle de Luz was formed in response to the high teenage pregnancy rate, low high school graduation rate, and low college graduation rate of Latinas. Emboldened by the way women empower and change communities, Circle conceived their mission as a non-profit and giving circle to radically empower young Latinas by supporting their transformation through extensive mentoring, holistic programming and scholarship funds for further education. Read More »
Workforce Initiative for Supportive Housing (WISH) was created as a supportive housing solution for homeless working families with children in Mecklenburg County. WISH provided families a short-term rental subsidy for a decent apartment in order to meet their immediate need for housing. Read More »
Robin Emmons founded Sow Much Good in 2009 to eliminate health disparities resulting from a lack of access to whole, fresh food. She recognized that socio-economic status, geographic location and other factors are often barriers that prevent people from accessing healthy foods or making informed nutrition choices. Read More »
YDI seeks to maximize the potential in underprivileged, at-risk youth and the agencies that work with them by devising curriculum and training modules that establish effective guidance courses, afterschool and mentoring programs, and summer enrichment initiatives founded on research and widely-recognized best practices. Read More »