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Your gift today will help our neighbors as the economic impact of COVID-19 continues to accrue in our community over the coming months.  A group of passionate individuals has come together to create a matching fund of $250,000 to amplify your gifts through April 30.

Together, your support will ensure local families can meet their basic needs – such as rent and utilities, clothing, household goods, beds, furniture, and appliances – while providing pathways to economic mobility through longer-term financial coaching and counseling.

A Word From the Individuals Who Are Providing Matching Funds

Why We Support Crisis Assistance Ministry and YOU Should Too!

“We want to support our neighbors in need and give them the financial security to move forward with dignity.”
~Courtney and Bill Hyder

“Our church, Covenant Presbyterian, helped launch Crisis Assistance Ministry over 40 years ago and we are proud to stand with the agency and the church in fighting poverty.”
~Vickie and Gene Johnson

“We have supported the Economic Mobility Program for years and we know our investment is positively impacting families.”
~Anonymous

“Our family has had a relationship over several generations and we support Crisis Assistance Ministry so our daughters will realize the importance of helping others.”
~Anna and Ed McMahan

“Everyone needs a helping friend when things go wrong. Crisis Assistance Ministry has been that friend for many years, helping over 50,000 Charlotteans in 2019 alone.”
~Tom Walsh

We All Depend Upon Each Other

By Rachel Blake | March 30, 2020

Due to health and financial issues, Tangejula was already at risk when the coronavirus appeared. Thanks to help from people like you she has something to be grateful for right now.

We Are All In This Together

By Rachel Blake | March 25, 2020

Emily and Jacob understand that we need to work together to lift our community up in these uncertain times and they invite you to do the same. Join the challenge and your gift will be matched up to $250,000 through April 30.

Join the 2020 Challenge

By Rachel Blake | March 9, 2020

You are invited to join the 2020 Challenge to make twice the difference in the lives of our neighbors in need. All gifts will be matched up to $250,000 through April 30.