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The Augustine Literacy Project, a nonprofit tutoring program based in Chapel Hill with a chapter in Charlotte, helped more than 50 students in 30 Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools learn to read during the last school year.

The Respite is a nonprofit organization that offers support for those dealing with loss.

La Escuelita Bilingual Preschool is preserving the cultures of the families it serves and raising funds at the same time with its new cookbook, ‘Recetas de Amor de la Abuela.”

Seventy-five friends, family members and police officers applauded the 34 graduates who took the stage at the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s Citizens Academy graduation June24 at the Police and Fire Training Academy.

Sugaw Creek Racquet Association plays competitive matches against similar clubs from cities throughout the Southeast.

CrossRoads Corporation collaborates with Johnston YMCA, Antioch Baptist Church to give underprivileged Grier Heights kids free swimming program

Hats add fun to UNCF’s annual Women Who Lead luncheon

After 12 years working as a teacher and guidance counselor, Lisa Bolumen wanted more freedom to give the people she worked with answers and advice she felt was more long lasting.

Compiled by Erica Batten

Folicle Salon and Spa raised more than $9,000 for childhood cancer research at its Go Bald to Beat Cancer event.

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