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Published Tuesday, July 17, 2018

In response to community need, Electrolux donated 900 Frigidaire room air conditioners, valued at nearly $220,000, for distribution to Mecklenburg County families by referral only.

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Published Monday, July 9, 2018

Crisis Assistance Ministry in Charlotte typically provides up to 300 air conditioning units every year for people in need. But this summer's high temps have led to a shortage of available units.

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Published Friday, June 1, 2018

Charlotte's eviction rate is almost twice similar cities including Raleigh, Atlanta, and Nashville. Crisis Assistance Ministry CEO Carol Hardison weighed in with a Special to The Charlotte Observer.

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Published Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Crisis Assistance Ministry joined 400+ nonprofits of Share Charlotte to celebrate volunteerism during #DoGoodCLT Week as 421 individuals donated 900 hours of time here.

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Published Monday, April 9, 2018

Two new leaders have joined the agency and are responsible for advancing our strategy to help families move from crisis to stability through economic empowerment and civic engagement.

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Published Thursday, March 1, 2018

Winter's bills are now past due, and many families are struggling to meet those higher costs. Help is available for low-income families with someone who has a qualifying health condition.

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Published Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Crisis Assistance Ministry welcomes five new members to its Board of Directors for 2018. Made of volunteers from Charlotte’s corporate, faith, and nonprofit community, the Board provides oversight and guidance to Mecklenburg County’s lead agency providing aid to families facing financial crisis.

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Published Thursday, December 28, 2017

With forecasts for frigid temps arriving this week, Crisis Assistance Ministry wants struggling families to know there is help available to keep the heat on. Warm coats, blankets, and winter clothing are also available.

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