9.2 How Can Non-Profits Help?
By: Tiara Escobar.
Make A Wish Foundation.
The Make a Wish Foundation is a non-profit organization that is a nationwide in the U.S. The purpose of this foundation is to grant a wish to a child diagnosed with a life-threatening medical condition in the U.S. It grants a wish to a child on average every 38 minutes! You can volunteer or donate to the Make A Wish Foundation to help make a child's wish come true!
Feeding America is a non-profit organization who's mission is to feed America's hungry through a nationwide network of member food banks and also engage America in the fight to end hunger. In 2014 Feeding America provided 3.3 billion meals to more than 46 million people! You can help by donating ,setting up a food bank, and giving food!.
Shelter Home of Caldwell County.
The Shelter Home of Caldwell County is a non-profit organzation who's misison is to work towards elimination of domestic violence and also provide emergency and support services for the victims/survivors of domestic violence, rape and sexual assault and their children. It was one of the first shelters of domstic violence, rape and sexual assault in NC, since opening the shelter has provided services for over 10,000 victims! You can donate money and also donate items that are needed in the shelter.
Helping Hands Clinic
The Helping Hands Clinic is in Caldwell County, NC. The mission of Helping Hands is to provide affordable medical care to the residents of Caldwell County who are uninsured. You can enroll in order to be a patient at helping hands, enrollment is not needed for Urgent Care visits. You candonate to Helping Hands or volunteer to help out around the clinic's!