C - Environment


TreesCharlotte is a public/private nonprofit collaboration to grow, diversify and steward the city’s iconic urban forest. Trained volunteers and science-based programs teach residents about the value of trees and how to plant and care for them.

Clean Jordan Lake

Clean Jordan Lake is a nonprofit, community-driven organization to remove trash from the shoreline of Jordan Lake and prevent its recurrence. We exist to inform, inspire and coordinate cleanups and to raise public awareness of the importance of watershed-wide, good stewardship.

North Carolina High Peaks Trail Association Inc

Our purpose is to advance the public’s awareness, education, understanding and appreciation of nature, wildlife and the natural environment by engaging in outdoor recreational activities including walking, hiking, bicycling and water sports in the North and South Toe River basins, Ivy Creek and the North Carolina portion of the Nolichucky River in the mountains of Western North Carolina.

Pinehurst Garden Club

The Pinehurst Garden Club is organized for the purpose of encouraging home and community horticultural improvements. In addition the Pinehurst Garden Club supports civic causes including the funding of an annual scholarship for a deserving Sandhills Community College horticultural student.

The Great Raleigh Cleanup

Our mission is to revitalize and enhance the beauty of existing local communities and greenways within the city of Raleigh by leveraging the dedicated time of individuals passionate about preserving and protecting the environment. We aim to rejuvenate neighborhoods so that its residents can feel both comfort and pride for the community in which they live.