Grants Awarded Summary

The Women’s Impact Fund has awarded more than $5 million to 62 nonprofit organizations since 2003. We are honored to share their names, focus areas & grant years. To learn more about our grantees, click on the focus area pictures below:

Arts Education Environment Health Human Services


A Child’s Place – Human Services (2008)
Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte – Arts & Culture (2011)
Ada Jenkins Center – Health (2005)
American Forests – Environment (2009)
Augustine Literacy Project – Education (2016)
Barium Springs Home for Children – Health (2014)
Bechtler Museum of Modern Art – Arts & Culture (2014)
Care Ring – Health (2009) (formerly Community Health Services)
Care Ring – Health (2015)
The Carolina Thread Trail – Environment (2012)
Catawba Lands Conservancy – Environment (2006)
Catawba Lands Conservancy – Environment (2016)
Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation – Environment (2008)
Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation – Environment (2017)
Central Avenue Bilingual Preschool – Arts & Culture (2008)
Charlotte Community Health Clinic – Health (2007)
Charlotte Family Housing – Human Services (2011) (formerly W.I.S.H.)
Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department – Human Services (2004)
Child Care Resources, Inc. – Education (2014)
Children’s Home Society/Wise Guys – Health (2016)
Children’s Theatre of Charlotte – Arts & Culture (2010)
Citizen Schools – Education (2006)
Clayworks – Arts & Culture (2013)
Clean Air Carolina – Environment (2007) (formerly Carolinas Clean Air Coalition)
Collaborative Arts Theatre – Arts & Culture (2007)
Communities in Schools-Charlotte – Human Services (2016)
Community Culinary School of Charlotte – Human Services (2015)
Community School of the Arts – Arts & Culture (2015)
Elon Homes and Schools for Children – Education (2011)
Freedom School Partners – Education (2008) (formerly Seigle Avenue Partners, Inc.)
Hope Haven – Human Services (2010)
Jacob’s Ladder – Education (2005) (formerly Bridge Jobs)

Jacob’s Ladder Job Center – Human Services (2005)
Knowledge Is Power Program (KIPP) – Education (2009)
Legal Services of Southern Piedmont – Human Services (2012)
The Levine Museum of the New South – Arts & Culture (2012)
Matthews Free Medical Clinic – Health (2017)
McClintock Partners in Education (McPie) – Education (2010)
Mecklenburg Citizens for Public Education – Education (2013)
Mecklenburg County Health Department – Health (2011)
Medassist Community Pharmacy – Health (2006)
Mental Health Association – Health (2013)
MusicalMinds NC – Arts & Culture (2016)
New Leaders – Education (2012)
North Carolina Dance Theatre – Arts & Culture (2009)
North Carolina Wildlife Federation – Environment (2015)
ourBRIDGE for KIDS – Arts & Culture (2017)
Pat’s Place Child Advocacy Center – Health (2004)
The Relatives – Human Services (2013)
Right Moves for Youth – Education (2015)
Safe Alliance – Human Services (2009) (formerly United Family Services)
The Salvation Army – Human Services (2014)
Shelter Health Services, Inc. – Health (2008)
Slow Food Charlotte – Environment (2010)
Supportive Housing Communities – Human Services (2017)
Teach for America – Education (2007)
Teen Health Connection – Health (2010)
TreesCharlotte – Environment (2014)
The Trust for Public Land – Environment (2013)
The Urban Ministry Center – Health (2012)
WINGS for Kids, Inc. – Education (2017)
Yadkin Riverkeeper – Environment (2011)
Youth Homes – Human Services (2006) (now part of Children’s Home Society of NC)
YWCA Central Carolinas – Human Services (2007)