Every Child Matters

Join Us This Thanksgiving To Help Eliminate Hunger!

Help Us Feed Charlotte Families 

Hundreds of Charlotte families won’t be able to afford Thanksgiving dinner this year.

We aim to change that. But we need your help.

For under $40 you can help feed a family of 4, right here in the Charlotte area.

You can donate through our PayPal account. Or contact us directly and we’ll pick up your food donations.

Here’s what we need:

  • Turkey (any size)
  • Canned Vegetables (Corn, Green Beans, Yams)
  • Stuffing Mix (1 box)
  • Cranberry Sauce (2 cans)
  • Broth (2 cans)
  • Gravy (2 cans/jars)
  • Potatoes (1 bag)
  • Bread
  • Sugar
  • Flour
  • Coffee

We can pick up from you, just let us know your location at donations@kidsfirstoftheCarolinas.org or call 704-995-5679. 

Help Bring Joy During the Holidays

‘Tis the season

Charlotte area, Christmas can be filled with empty stomachs and heartache. But it doesn’t have to be that way.

Please help us continue to provide gifts, food, and joy to Charlotte’s most marginalized citizens, it’s children.

So many ways to support us.

  • Donate directly via our Paypal account
  • Start a Toy Drive at your office, church, or school
  • Contact us at donations@kidsfirstofthecarolinas and we’ll pick up any donations (toys and food)
  • Volunteer at one of our many upcoming events
  • Purchase tickets to see Trans-Siberian Orchestra on December 7
  • Purchase tickets to 106.5 The End’s Not-so-Acoustic tickets at the Fillmore

What Can You Do Now

  • Listen to our radio partners for at WBT Radio 1110 AM, 102.9 The Lake, and 106.5 The End
  • Donate a Bike at our annual Bike Drive at South Meck High School on December 15
  • Volunteer to decorate and wrap presents at South Meck on December 16

Help us help Charlotte children and families!

One gift. One dollar. One Bike. At a time.


supporting families during the holidays

every season we provide gifts, clothing, and food to Charlotte-area families struggling to make ends meet


investing in charlotte's future

97¢ of every dollar is used to help families in need get back on their feet -- so they can start to give back


supporting area teachers and students

we support area schools by providing supplies, food, and incentives -- because students learn best when they feel safe and happy

Needs Are Constant   Email Us or Call 704.995.5679