The HoopTee Celebrity Golf Classic founded by Fred Whitfield, is the primary fundraising event for HoopTee Charities, Inc., a N.C. Non-Profit Corporation, that supports youth-based charitable activities in the Carolinas.
City of Hope is a leading research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases. Designated as a comprehensive cancer center, the highest recognition bestowed by the National Cancer Institute, City of Hope is also a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, with research and treatment protocols that advance care throughout the nation..
The mission of Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital is to provide compassionate, collaborative, quality care and improve the health of our community. The vision of Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital is to be a leading model of innovative, collaborative, community health care. The values of Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital are Caring, Collaboration, Accountability, Respect and Excellence.
Our mission at Sweet Blackberry is to bring little known stories of African American achievement to children everywhere. These triumphant stories of individuals surmounting the odds and making invaluable contributions to our society are inspirational and empowering, but our schools often lack the time and resources to teach our children more than a handful of stories of African Americans in history. These stories are American stories. They illustrate for our children the concept that tremendous obstacles are actually opportunities for greatness! Children of all races and ethnicities feel a sense of shared history when they learn about the real people whose lives and work impact their everyday lives.
We envision a world in which every generation is educated and prepared to achieve their highest potential as active participants in a global society. The mission of College Bound is to provide comprehensive programs and services that prepare students for admission into and graduation from accredited four-year institutions of higher education.
Inspired by a father and a son, HollyRod Foundation was formed in 1997 by actress, Holly Robinson Peete and her husband former NFL quarterback, Rodney Peete. The HollyRod Foundation is dedicated to providing help and hope to those living with autism and Parkinson’s disease.
To provide education and life-enhancing programs and services to individuals with sickle cell disease, to broaden public awareness about sickle cell disease and to promote medical research and education to ultimately find a cure.
For more than 40 years, the National Black Child Development Institute (NBCDI) has been at the forefront of engaging leaders, policymakers, professionals, and parents around critical and timely issues that directly impact Black children and their families. We are a trusted partner in delivering culturally relevant resources that respond to the unique strengths and needs of Black children around issues including early childhood education, health, child welfare, literacy, and family engagement. With the support of our Affiliate network in communities across the country, we are committed to our mission “to improve and advance the quality of life for Black children and their families through education and advocacy.”
Our Mission: To empower and impact Haitian Society’s current and future generations. To achieve economic self-sufficiency in the areas of health care, education, and spiritual guidance by caring for orphaned and abandoned children.
We are in the process of developing a comprehensive plan which outlines all of GoHaiti’s long-term goals. Some of the components of the vision include the Medical Clinic, Counseling Center, Community Church, Orphanage, Primary School, Trade School and more. The vision and implementation document will be available here soon.