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#GivingTuesdayCLT

#GivingTuesdayCLT

#GivingTuesday (Nov. 28) is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration.   Presented by Wells Fargo and powered by SHARE Charlotte, #GivingTuesdayCLT is Charlotte’s local response to the global movement. Now in its fourth year, #GivingTuesdayCLT is a day for our community – families, businesses, students and others – to come together for one common…

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CHIP expired on September 30, 2017 and health coverage for 9 million children is in jeopardy.

CHIP expired on September 30, 2017 and health coverage for 9 million children is in jeopardy.

The Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) that insures around 9 million children – over 256,000 in NC alone — expired September 30, 2017.  If congress fails extend CHIP soon, the health of millions of children will be at risk. Call Senators Burr (202) 224-3154 and Tillis (202) 224-6342 today and tell them to protect kids and #ExtendCHIP. Click Here to View the North Carolina Snapshot of…

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Extraordinary work to be recognized through NEW ‘Reading Hero’ project

Extraordinary work to be recognized through NEW ‘Reading Hero’ project

Read Charlotte announced last Monday that its new initiative, called “Reading Heroes,” will highlight members of the community who are doing extraordinary things to improve children’s literacy from birth through third grade in Charlotte-Mecklenburg. “Read Charlotte was launched in 2015 as a community-wide effort. In order to double the number of Charlotte-Mecklenburg third graders reading…

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The Boston Basics invites you to join our It Takes a Community campaign this holiday season. Let's recognize the important ways we all support families and the development of young children. In this ...

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