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Published Friday, September 18, 2015

A six-year study by researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison has added to the mounting evidence that growing up in severe poverty affects how children’s brains develop, potentially putting them at a lifelong disadvantage.

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Published Monday, August 10, 2015

Crisis Assistance Ministry is inviting our community to skip the fundraising gala, forgo the black-tie attire, and do something a little different.  

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Published Monday, July 13, 2015

In the face of sweltering heat, Electrolux donated more than 600 air conditioners to Crisis Assistance Ministry for distribution to low-income families referred by partner agencies.  

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Published Wednesday, June 24, 2015

With temperatures skyrocketing in June, struggling families may be unable to keep power and water flowing.  Emergency financial assistance is available for qualified families. 

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Published Monday, April 27, 2015

Crisis Assistance Ministry received Special Achievement recognition for decades of dedicated service to fragile families in the Charlotte community and valued leadership on preventing homelessness and preserving dignity for Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s working poor.

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Published Wednesday, April 15, 2015

When the White House convened a national conversation on economic opportunity for women, volunteers and staff from Crisis Assistance Ministry were there.

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Published Monday, March 30, 2015

Saying 'thank you' isn't really enough.  There is no way we would be here together without help." - Eric, a father of five, who is slowing going blind but now has his family under one roof thanks to you.  

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Published Thursday, March 12, 2015

Community leaders have promised to match every $ given to Crisis Assistance Ministry through April 16th.  Make double the impact with your gift to our Match Challenge!

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