Presenters & Award Recipients

Award Recipients

Q1 – 2016 – $11,900

The Hope Center at Pullen

The Hope Center at Pullen connects young people aging out of foster care in Wake County with the resources and support they need for a successful transition to adulthood.

Q2 – 2016 – $15,200

3 Irish Jewels Farm

Three Irish Jewels Farms seeks create an environmentally stable agricultural community where adults on the autism spectrum can live dignified and meaningful lives.

Q3 – 2016 – $17,100

Corral Riding

Corral Riding is a faith-based nonprofit that pairs at risk girls with rescued horses to promote healing, growth and ultimately lasting life change.

Q4 – 2016 – $17,300

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Triangle

Big Brothers Big Sisters of America has provided children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported, one-to-one mentoring relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

Q1 – 2017 – $20,146

The Fill Your Bucket List Foundation

Fill Your Bucket List strives to help people fighting cancer find balance and joy during challenging times. By making a wish come true, the Foundation is creating an opportunity to shift the focus back on living life, helping a person check an item off their bucket list.

Q2 – 2017 – $20,673

U.S. Veteran Corps

U.S. Veteran Corps is a corps of military veterans performing “Hands On” community service with a mission deployment attitude!  They participate in community service projects and event in themilitary and civilian community.

Q3 – 2017 – $19,540

Table

Table provides healthy, emergency food to hungry Chapel Hill and Carrboro children.

Q4 – 2017 – $18,755

Raleigh Rescue Mission

Through the love of Jesus Christ, Raleigh Rescue Mission transforms lives of homeless men, women and children by ministering to their physical, emotional and spiritual needs.

Q1 – 2018

Rebuilding Together of the Triangle

Rebuilding Together of the Triangle is on a mission to provide families living in unacceptable conditions without the means to move or improve their environment with a safe and healthy home.

Q2 – 2018 – $17,956.40

HopeLine

HopeLine’s mission is to support people and save lives during times of crisis through caring, confidential conversations.

2016 Q1 Presenters

The Hope Center at Pullen

The Hope Center at Pullen connects young people aging out of foster care in Wake County with the resources and support they need for a successful transition to adulthood.

Haven House

Haven House Services is a non-profit agency that changes outcomes for struggling youth and their families within Wake County and surrounding areas.

Lucy Daniels Center

Lucy Daniels Center is dedicated to helping the youngest members of our community lead emotionally healthy lives by changing children from the inside out, we believe that children’s mental health is the most important aspect of any child’s social and cognitive development.

2016 Q2 Presenters

3 Irish Jewels Farm

3 Irish Jewels Farm hopes to create an environmentally stable agricultural community where adults on the autism spectrum can live dignified and meaningful lives.

Holt Brothers Foundation

Holt Brothers Foundation is dedicated to supporting children who have a parent with cancer.

Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill

Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill offers a comforting home away from home and a community of support for seriously ill children and their families.

2016 Q3 Presenters

Corral Riding

Corral Riding is a faith-based nonprofit that pairs at risk girls with rescued horses to promote healing, growth and ultimately lasting life change.

Triangle Family Services

TFS focus areas provide direct services to families, and in most instances, directly impact children from economically disadvantaged and/or abused homes.

Western Wake Crisis Ministry

WWCM supports and partners with members of our community in crisis who struggle to meet their basic human needs.

2016 Q4 Presenters

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Triangle

For more than a century, Big Brothers Big Sisters of America has provided children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported, one-to-one mentoring relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

Artsplosure

Artsplosure aims to produce quality events that make the works of the most imaginative and celebrated artists accessible to the public – all in an effort to enrich our community and inspire greater love for the visual and performing arts.

Read and Feed

Read and Feed provides as many low-income families as possible with the most basic of resources: food, books and tutoring assistance in a warm, nurturing environment in their own neighborhoods.

2017 Q1 Presenters

The Fill Your Bucket List Foundation

Fill Your Bucket List strives to help people fighting cancer find balance and joy during challenging times.

The Caring Community Foundation

CCF raises money to provide financial assistance to cancer patients in need in the Raleigh-Durham area of North Carolina.

Meals on Wheels of Wake County

Meals on Wheels allows our seniors in Wake County to maintain their dignity and independence and remain in their homes. When a volunteer delivers a meal to a homebound recipient, we are not only providing a meal, but we are also providing a visit and a check up.

2017 Q2 Presenters

U.S. Veteran Corps

U.S. Veteran Corps is a corps of military veterans performing “Hands On” community service with a mission deployment attitude! We participate in community service projects and events in the military and civilian community.

The Carying Place

The Carying Place teaches homeless, working families with children life skills for attaining independent living while providing short-term housing and support services to address their individual needs.

Friends of Wake County Guardian ad Litem

The Friends of the Wake County Guardian ad Litem Program provides enrichment opportunity funds and needed items for impoverished children including ones in foster care, out-of-home kinship placements, families working hard to break the cycle of poverty and youth who have aged out of foster care. 

2017 Q3 Presenters

Table

Table provides healthy, emergency food to hungry Chapel Hill and Carrboro children.

Families Moving Forward

Families Moving Forward offers a temporary home to families with children in the crisis of homelessness. Working together, we create a path to stability and self-sufficiency through personalized services and ongoing community support. We provide a temporary home for up to 21 families at a time.

Girl Scouts- North Carolina Coastal Pines

Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.

2017 Q4 Presenters

Raleigh Rescue Mission

Through the love of Jesus Christ, Raleigh Rescue Mission transforms lives of homeless men, women and children by ministering to their physical, emotional and spiritual needs.

Carolina Tiger Rescue

Caorlina Tiger Rescue saves and protects wild cats in captivity and in the wild.

Research Triangle High School

The Mission of RTHS is to increase access to globally competitive Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) education for students and teachers across North Carolina, by incubating, proving, and scaling innovative models of teaching and learning.

2018 Q1 Presenters

Rebuilding Together of the Triangle

Rebuilding Together of the Triangle makes a sustainable impact on preserving and revitalizing homes and communities, assuring that low-income homeowners, from elderly to families with children, live in safe, healthy homes.

Carolina For The Kids

Carolina For The Kids provides major emotional, medical, and financial support for the patients and families served by UNC Children’s Hospital.

Wade Edwards Learning Lab (WELL)

WELL provides the student community with opportunities for achievement, enrichment, and service, in preparation for personal and academic success.

2018 Q2 Presenters

HopeLine

HopeLine’s mission is to support people and save lives during times of crisis through caring, confidential conversations.

Gigi’s Playhouse

GiGi’s Playhouse Down Syndrome Achievement Center’s mission is to change the way the world views Down syndrome through national campaigns, educational programs, and by empowering individuals with Down syndrome, their families and the community. We offer free therapeutic and educational programming to individuals with Down syndrome and their families.

SEEDS

SEEDS is a two-acre urban garden and kitchen classroom in the heart of Durham. SEEDS develops the capacity of young people to respect life, the earth, and each other through growing, cooking, and sharing food.